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Medical Director - Pediatric Hospitalist for Pocatello, ID (Perm)

Pocatello, ID 83201

Job Description

Pediatric Hospitalist Medical Director opportunity with a well-established practice at Portneuf Medical Center in southeast Idaho.

Job Description:
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in leadership role required
  • Caring for medical patients in the Pediatric Unit.
  • Consulting pediatric patients in the emergency department and surgical patients.
  • 7 on 7 off schedule
  • Round in hospital, with call from home
  • Sister program 30-minutes away at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center for collaboration and consultation
  • Opportunity for faculty appointment with Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Not accepting Locums candidates
  • Accepting J1 visa candidates
Compensation and Benefits:  
  • Competitive salary range based on experience and training to be discussed at interview.  Provider may submit salary expectations with presentation.
  • Health Insurance including prescription drugs, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance & Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term disability options
  • Advanced and continuing education
  • Leadership training and advancement opportunities
  • Professional liability insurance**
  • Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing
  • Employee stock purchase program – 15% discount*
  • 401k with company match**
  • Long Term Care (LTC)
  • Pre-tax Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Aflac Hospital, Critical Illness and Accident plans
  • Identity Protection
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
*Part Time Regular employee classifications also receive this benefit
** Available to part-time regular and part-time casual employees age 21 and over SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
  • Board Certified in Pediatrics 
  • Board Certified in Pediatric Hospital Medicine 
  • ID license or IMLC compact-eligible (or willing to obtain)  
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in leadership role
ABOUT THE FACILITY About Portneuf Health Partners:

Portneuf Health Partners brings together community leaders, our neighbors, and healthcare providers to deliver a higher standard of care and promote a healthier community for us all. Since 2009, the joint venture between Portneuf Health Trust and LHP Hospital Group has worked to build a robust network of healthcare providers. The partnership includes Portneuf Medical Center, Portneuf Quality Alliance, Portneuf Sports Medicine Institute and numerous physician practices. Over 15 organizations and hundreds of individuals are pitching in to help us reach our potential for high-quality care. All this hard work and ingenuity is making a difference. In just a few short years we’ve raised the level of our healthcare. We have a first-rate medical center, our own level II trauma center, and a wellness complex for anyone to enjoy. And we have a whole network of providers working together to care for our neighbors.

At the heart of our network is Portneuf Medical Center, a comprehensive regional referral center committed to providing quality, compassionate care. We’re proud to have physician owners on the medical staff who provide invaluable leadership to the hospital’s governing board and continually look for new ways to deliver exceptional care. And it shows. Our surgical outcomes and clinical care are ranked among the best in the state, and our statistics for joint replacement and cancer care exceed even the highest standards. Specialists from around the country are taking notice, and coming here to be part of what we’ve built. By working together, Portneuf Health Partners is on a mission to deliver a higher level of care. We’re making Eastern Idaho a better place.
  • 205-bed hospital
  • Level II Trauma center
  • Regional referral center
  • 2-Bed Pediatric ICU
  • 6-bed Pediatric unit
  • 16-bed Level III Neonatal ICU
  • 1,200 deliveries per year
  • 14 mom-baby couplet care beds 
About the Community:
Living in Pocatello, Idaho offers a unique blend of natural beauty and small-town charm. Nestled amidst stunning mountains and vast landscapes, residents enjoy outdoor activities like hiking and skiing. The community fosters a strong sense of belonging, with friendly neighbors and a tight-knit atmosphere. Pocatello truly embodies the idyllic Idahoan lifestyle.

Meet Your Recruiter

Lisa Kaiser
Senior Recruiter

Lisa joined Wapiti Medical Staffing as a Recruiter in February 2022. Prior to coming to Wapiti, Lisa spent over 21 years in Retail Pharmacy in multiple roles including Manager, CPhT and Compliance Officer. Some of her accolades include Diabetic Lifestyle Coach, Orthotic Shoe Fitter and ACHC Accreditation Specialist. Lisa was also the recipient of Pharmacy Technician of the Year Award by the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy.

Lisa is a mother of two adult children, Eric and Brooke, whom she is incredibly proud of. In her spare time, she enjoys DIY projects, drawing and painting, traveling both domestically and internationally, cooking, gardening and experiencing new adventures so she can continue to check things off her bucket list.

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Compact Licensure

Credentialing Timelines

  • ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • ATLS: Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • BLS: Basic Life Support
  • CALS: Comprehensive Advanced Life Support
  • NRP: Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support