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Neonatologist Physician in Tucson, AZ (Perm)

Tucson, AZ 85712

Job Description



 
Pediatrix Medical Group has an opportunity for a Board Certified/Board Eligible Neonatologist to join their rapidly growing practice at Tucson Medical Center (TMC) for Children, in Tucson, AZ.  

Job Description:
  • This is a permanent, full-time position that requires residency within the immediate local area.  Relocation may be required.
  • Group consists of 5 Neonatologists and 4 NNPs providing 24/7 in-house coverage 
  • 41 bed Level-III NICU with more than 550 admissions annually and an ADC of 35
  • Combination of 8 – 24-hour shifts, depending on the day of the week to allow for flexibility
  • Robust pediatric subspecialty services represented
  • Teaching opportunities are available with medical students and pediatric and family medicine residents.
  • TMC is a member of Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
  • Open to new fellowship graduate candidates 
  • Not accepting Locums candidates
  • Open to H-1B and J-1 visa candidates
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Competitive salary range based on experience and training (to be discussed at interview). Provider may submit salary expectations. 
  • 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 SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
  • 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
  • Active AZ license preferred (or willing to obtain) 
CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
  • Board Certified
  • Board Eligible
STATE LICENSE REQUIREMENTS
  • Arizona
ABOUT THE FACILITY About Tucson Medical Center:
The staff at TMC’s children’s hospital in Tucson understands that for parents, nothing is more important than caring for your child. Whether you are facing a visit to the Emergency Department, an inpatient stay or surgery, or your child needs access to life-changing therapies, we make sure you and your child are comfortable, informed and a part of the team. With an expert team of pediatric doctors, nurses and other clinical staff, as well as comfortable and child-centered facilities, we deliver the best care possible for your child. Additionally, our children’s hospital in Tucson  equips parents and caregivers with the tools and knowledge they need to promote a lifetime of health and wellness for their children.

Highlights of TMC for Children:
  • 42-bed Level III Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in Tucson for premature or seriously ill newborns
  • 12-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) in Tucson
  • 33-bed Pediatric Unit with around the clock in-house pediatricians, known as hospitalists
  • Specially trained child life specialists
  • 24/7 dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department
  • Pediatric Therapies in Tucson Facility
  • Kids Safety Programs 
  • Member of Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
  • The Ronald McDonald Family Room so parents can take a moment for themselves and still be close to their child in our Tucson children's hospital.
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:
Located approximately 120 miles southeast of Phoenix, Tucson is the second largest city in Arizona and the 32nd largest city in the U.S.  The area is situated in the Sonoran Desert and is surrounded by five mountain ranges.  Beyond its natural beauty and an unsurpassed climate of 360 days a year, residents have embraced the state’s reputation as a place to truly experience and appreciate the great outdoors. The city’s mild weather and warm, dry climate coaxes both residents and visitors outside to enjoy the sunshine while the surrounding mountains offer cooler temperatures that allows for swimming, hiking, golfing, skiing, and biking. Bicycling Magazine has ranked Tucson as one of the top cycling cities in the U.S. for several years running. The abundance and low price of land continues to provide Tucsonans with a wide range of housing styles and communities.  Based on cost-of-living indexes, housing is far more affordable here than in many areas.

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