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Pediatric Hospitalist - Des Moines, IA, USA

Job Description

MercyOne Children’s Hospital and Clinics is seeking a Pediatric Hospitalist to join a group of five physicians. MercyOne offers a $50,000 sign on bonus, paid malpractice and a 403B match. J1 and H1B encouraged to apply.

Opportunity Highlights:

  • 7 On/ 7 Off
  • Coverage of well-baby nursery and inpatient at MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center
  • No PICU or NICU responsibilities
  • Teaching responsibilities of Residents and Medical Students
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness

MercyOne , which has faithfully served the central Iowa community since 1893, has a total of 875 beds and includes the MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center, MercyOne West Des Moines Medical Center, MercyOne Children’s Hospital, MercyOne Centerville Medical Center and MercyOne Newton Medical Center. The MercyOne Children’s Hospital encompasses an 8-bed PICU, 44-bed Level III NICU, a level 2 trauma 12 bed Pediatric ED, and a 22-bed Medical Surgical Unit. Additionally, MercyOne Medical Center’s maternity care includes 15 dedicated labor suites and 40 private postpartum rooms.  MercyOne Medical Center has a tertiary service area of 1.5 million.  MercyOne Children’s is supported by several subspecialties including Cardiology, Neurology, Surgery and Gastroenterology.

Greater Des Moines is consistently ranked nationally among the best places to live with a low cost of living and strong job market. It is also known for top-notch schools, clean and safe neighborhoods. Spend Saturdays at the nationally-renowned  Downtown Farmers' Market and afternoons strolling in the Pappajohn Sculpture Park. Bike to the job you love and come home to the community of friends and family. Enjoy abundant trails for walking, running and biking. Cultural events, music and art festivals, the Iowa State Fair and Iowa Cubs games at Principal Park are just a few attractions Des Moines has to offer. This is a place where culture flourishes and opportunities can grow, where a work/life balance can be achieved, where education is unmatched and  award-winning arts and entertainment  is always just around the corner. Live life without compromise in a city with no limits . For more of what Des Moines has to offer check out www.catchdesmoines.com and www.dsmpartnership.com

More on Mercy

MercyOne Central Iowa operates four not-for-profit, Catholic medical centers, as well as two specialty hospitals, providing a total of 965 licensed beds: 

  • MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center 
  • MercyOne West Des Moines Medical Center 
  • MercyOne Newton Medical Center 
  • MercyOne Centerville Medical Center 
  • MercyOne Children’s Hospital 
  • MercyOne Clive Rehabilitation Hospital 

With more than 7,000 colleagues and a medical staff of more than 1,000 physicians and allied health professionals, MercyOne Central Iowa is one of Iowa’s largest employers. 

MercyOne Medical Group – Central Iowa is one of Iowa’s largest multispecialty clinic systems, made up of more than 50 primary care, pediatric, internal medicine and specialty clinics located throughout Dallas,  Polk and Warren counties. 

MercyOne Central Iowa has several additional ministries including: Mercy College of Health Sciences, MercyOne Des Moines Foundation, MercyOne Health & Fitness Center and MercyOne Population Health Service Organization.   

MercyOne has long history in training the next generation of Physicians. MercyOne sponsors residencies in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery and Psychiatry. Additionaly MercyOne offers a Cardiology Fellowship as well as numerous educational opportunities for Medical Students. 

In addition, 14 of Iowa’s community hospitals – from Bloomfield and Webster City to Greenfield and beyond – have chosen to affiliate with MercyOne Central Iowa. Through contracted relationships, MercyOne provides management and support services to these community hospitals, who work together to share best practices and process improvements, improve quality and service, and lower the cost of care. 

MercyOne Central Iowa is a member of MercyOne, which was founded in 1998 through a collaboration between CommonSpirit Health and Trinity Health – two of the country’s foremost, not-for-profit Catholic health organizations. The MercyOne system has more than 20,000 colleagues in Iowa and surrounding states.

  

Equal Opportunity

CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here.

The posted compensation range is a reasonable estimate that extends from the lowest to the highest pay CommonSpirit in good faith believes it might pay for this particular job, based on the circumstances at the time of posting. CommonSpirit may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range as permitted by law.

ABOUT THE FACILITY

MercyOne Des Moines Medical  Center is  a Level II Trauma center that has been faithfully serving the community since 1893. We operate 4 not for profit Catholic Medical Centers and two specialty Hospitals with a total of 875 beds. And we are ONE of many here in Iowa. Our parent organization,   MercyOne  Iowa has  420 care locations including 18 owned Hospitals and 25 affiliated Medical Centers meeting the needs of Iowans across the state.  For the second consecutive year    MercyOne Des Moines Medical  Center has  been named to the Becker’s  Healthcare list  of “ 100 great hospitals in America” . Once again   MercyOne  is one of only two hospitals in Iowa to make this prestigious list.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Greater Des Moines  is consistently ranked nationally among the best places to live with low cost of living and strong job market.  Spend Saturdays at the nationally renowned Downtown Farmers' Market and afternoons strolling in the Pappajohn Sculpture Park. Bike to the job you love and come home to the community of friends and family. Enjoy abundant trails for walking, running and biking. Surrounding suburbs are known for top-notch schools, clean and safe neighborhoods.  Cultural events, music and art festivals, the Iowa State Fair and Iowa Cubs games at Principal Park are just a few attractions Des Moines has to offer. This is a place where culture flourishes and opportunities can grow, where a  work/life balance  can be achieved, where education is unmatched and award-winning arts and entertainment is always just around the corner. Live life without compromise.

Contact Email: margaret.clausen@mercyoneiowa.org
Employer: Trinity Health
Location: Des Moines, IA, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Pediatrics
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