Fairview Health Services is seeking a Pediatric Hospitalist physician to join the Pediatric Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant Team and provide clinical care at University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital .
The Hospitalist Service provides 24/7/365 coverage on the Pediatric BMT inpatient service. The hospitalist team is team is integrated into the provider team, which includes faculty physicians, pediatric hematology/oncology and pediatric BMT fellows as well as pediatric nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Hospitalists will have a rotating schedule covering day, evening, overnight and weekend shifts. The optimal candidate for this position will desire to be part of a research team that provides care to children and adolescents with life-threatening illnesses. We are looking for candidates who are interested in a challenging position in a dynamic program.
Under the guidance of the Pediatric BMT faculty, the hospitalist will admit new Pediatric BMT patients with various diseases and manage the care of existing patients who develop transplant related complications. The Hospitalist can expect to develop, implement and monitor treatment plans, evaluate and manage acutely ill patients, communicate with patients and families, and consult with the BMT faculty, fellow and other consultants.
While interested candidates need not have prior BMT experience, pediatric intensive care and/or hematology/oncology experience gained during residency and beyond is preferred.
University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital is located on the west bank of the Mississippi River in Minneapolis. We provide a broad range of pediatric programs from surgery, imaging and neonatal and pediatric intensive care to cardiac and oncology (cancer care) services and blood and marrow and organ transplantation.
For more than 50 years, University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital has led the field in developing novel therapies and providing compassionate, innovative care to those in need of BMT. Our pediatric BMT team offers the highest quality treatment along with personalized care that is based on each child's unique situation and needs.