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Neonatologist Physician for Las Vegas, NV (Perm)

Las Vegas, NV 89128

Specialty: Doctor of Osteopathic, Medical Doctor, Neonatology, Physician (MD or DO) Job Number: 4857

Job Description


Seeking an additional Board Certified/Board Eligible Neonatologist to join our team practicing at Mountain View Hospital and Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center in Las Vegas, NV.  This location offers something for everyone!

Job Description:
  • Mountain View Hospital has a 24-bed level III NICU with an average daily census of 24.
    - Services offered include high frequency (jet and oscillators), body cooling and iNO is available .
    - Full pediatric subspecialty support including pediatric surgery.
    - The 425-bed teaching full-service hospital is in the heart of Northwest Las Vegas, one of the fastest growing areas in the valley.
    - Teaching and CQI opportunities.
  • Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center currently has a level II NICU with an average daily census of 5.
    - A new state-of-the-art 15-bed level III NICU is opening Fall 2023.
    - Pediatric subspecialists include cardiology and surgery.
    - The 265-bed hospital is in Spring Valley, a suburb of Las Vegas.
  • Both hospitals are a member of the Sunrise Health System, consisting of Sunrise Children’s Hospital with a level IV NICU and our affiliated neonatologists. 
  • Shifts, on call, and weekend schedules to be discussed at interview
  • Open to visa candidates
  • Open to new graduate candidates
  • Not accepting Locums candidates
Compensation and Benefits
  • Base salary $250K+ (depending on experience)
  • Health Insurance including prescription drugs
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term disability options
  • 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
  • Board Eligible (within 5 years of residency) or Board Certified in Pediatrics 
  • Board Eligible (within 5 years of residency) or Board Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 
  • NV license (or willing to obtain)
  • Board Certified
  • Board Eligible
  • Nevada
ABOUT THE FACILITY About MountainView Hospital:
  • MountainView Hospital is a state-of-the-art, full-service 425-bed medical facility located in the heart of Northwest Las Vegas, one of the fastest growing areas in the valley.

    MountainView features nationally recognized programs including a top cardiovascular and thoracic center, the renowned Las Vegas Institute for Robotic Surgery, an Accredited Chest Pain Center and Certified Stroke Center. Other areas of excellence include emergency care, cardiology, urology, wound care and gynecological services, orthopedics, vascular care and an inpatient rehabilitation unit.

    The Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education Consortium, based at MountainView, trains the next generation of physicians and surgeons.

    MountainView Hospital is recognized for high patient satisfaction and for providing quality and compassionate care to our community since 1996.
  • Awards and Accreditations:
    - Named among America's Top 250 Best Hospitals (Healthgrades, 2021-2022)
    - The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A (Spring 2021, Fall 2020, Spring 2020, Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018)
    - The Joint Commission Accredited Institution
    - The Joint Commission Disease Specific Certification in Sepsis, Chest Pain, Stroke Center
    - Blue Center of Distinction for Maternity and Cardiac Care
    - NICHE Center Designation for elderly population
    - Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care (2022)
  • MountainView Hospital Newsroom
About Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center
  • Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center provides the communities of southwest Las Vegas with emergency and pediatric emergency services with three ER locations, a behavioral health program, an accredited Chest Pain Center, a Certified Primary Stroke Center, a dedicated orthopedic and spine unit, OB-GYN, Level II NICU, diagnostic imaging, oncology and surgical services.

    Utilizing advanced digital technology and an accomplished medical staff, Southern Hills Hospital's advanced care and superior service make for better outcomes and an exceptional patient experience.

    Opened in 2004, Southern Hills Hospital continually provides acute care services while addressing the growing healthcare needs of the community. In 2018, Southern Hills continued expanding care to patients with the opening of the Pavilion, an 80 bed behavioral health unit serving ages 11 and older.

    In 2017, Southern Hills Hospital added a newly created graduate medical education (GME) program with its inaugural class in family medicine. The GME program has now expanded to include transitional year, psychiatry, neurology, and addiction medicine.

    The hospital also has two free-standing Emergency Rooms, ER at S. Las Vegas Blvd. opened in 2021 and ER at The Lakes, which opened in 2016. Both are full-service emergency rooms specializing in adult and pediatric emergency medicine.
  • Awards and Accreditations
    - Three-time Winner of Best Hospital in Las Vegas
    - Recipient of Healthgrades 'Americans 250 Best Hospitals Award' in 2022
    - One of Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care in 2022
    - Ranked #1 in the state of Nevada for Pulmonary Care by Healthgrades in 2022
    - Ranked #3 in the state of Nevada for Critical Care by Healthgrades in 2022
    - Name Among the Top 10% in Nation for Cardiology Services in 2022
    - Five-star recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment in 2022
    - Five-star recipient for Spinal Infusion Surgery in 2022
    - Recipient of the Healthgrades Pulmonary Care Excellence Award Two Years in a Row
    - Recipient of the Healthgrades 2022 Critical Care Excellence Award
    - Five Star Recipient of Treatment of Sepsis 2 Years in a Row (2020-2022)
    - Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Respiratory Failure 2 Years in a Row (2021-2022)
    - Five Star Recipient for C-section delivery 4 years in a row (2018-2022)
    - 2022 Recipient of Top 100 Hospitals in the U.S. by Fortune
  • Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center Newsroom
About Pediatrix:
Pediatrix® Medical Group, Inc. (Pediatrix) is the nation’s leading provider of physician services. Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians are committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services to women, babies and children across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. Specialties include obstetrics, maternal-fetal medicine and neonatology complemented by more than 20 pediatric subspecialties, as well as pediatric primary and urgent care clinics. The group’s high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by significant investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives. The physician-led company was founded in 1979 as a single neonatology practice and today provides its highly specialized and often critical care services through more than 5,000 affiliated physicians and other clinicians in 37 states. 
About the Community:
Las Vegas offers a multitude of opportunities to live, work and play. The splendor of the desert provides a breathtaking backdrop for the outdoor enthusiast to enjoy activities such as golfing, skiing, snowboarding and water sports. The area is home to 357 public schools along with over 40 large private schools; The University and Community College System of Nevada (UCCSN) is a leader in higher education. With a wide range of housing choices you will find the community that is perfect for you and your family -- from family-friendly neighborhoods, master-planned communities, high-rises, condominiums, golf communities, urban and suburban options – there is something for everyone. The cost of living is affordable and there is no state income tax.

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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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