Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Ranked as one of the nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals in six specialties by U.S. News & World Report in 2022-2023 and recognized by Becker’s Healthcare as one of the “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare” in 2022, we’re seeking enthusiastic and committed Board Certified/Board Eligible Pediatric Emergency Medicine physicians to join the team practicing at Valley Children’s Hospital in Madera, California. Candidates who are fellowship-trained in pediatric emergency medicine as well as board certified pediatricians with experience working in the pediatric emergency department are welcomed.
With a vast 12-county, 145,000 square-mile service area, Valley Children’s provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care to more than 1.3 million children, from before birth to age 21, with more than 670 physicians and 3,500 staff members. Valley Children’s Hospital sits on a 50-acre campus on the bluffs of the San Joaquin River with the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains in the background. Serving with a mission to provide high-quality, comprehensive healthcare services to children, regardless of their ability to pay, and to continuously improve the health and well-being of children, Valley Children's Hospital offers a full continuum of care to pediatric patients and their families.
Part of Valley Children’s Healthcare, the network provides a full spectrum of pediatric services inside and outside its main campus in Madera County and incorporates a state-of-the-art, 358-bed freestanding children’s hospital, along with a medical foundation and network of physicians, clinics and satellite facilities. Those facilities include the Neonatal Intensive Care Units the network owns and operates in Fresno, Hanford and Merced, and its outpatient physician offices in Modesto, Merced and Bakersfield. The network also maintains a pediatric residency and fellowship programs in affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine.
About the Pediatric Emergency Department
- 39-bed Pediatric Emergency Department
- Level II Pediatric Trauma Center
- 120,000 pediatric patient visits yearly
- Tertiary care center
- More than two-thirds of patients are admitted through the ED
- Trauma and surgery services provided
- Air and ground medical transport available
About Central California
The position is located in one of the most scenic and geographically diverse areas of the United States. It’s an outdoor lover’s paradise! You’ll be in the enviable position of having not one, but three National Parks in your backyard: Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia. The area is just an hour’s drive to the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains and two and half to four hours to the stunning Pacific coast, the Napa and Sonoma wine regions and the San Francisco, San Jose, and Los Angeles metro areas. Lake Tahoe and San Diego are within five hours by car.
Whether you prefer the snow, the sun or the sand, it’s all within your reach. And with so much varied geography, you’ll also find hiking and biking trails, kayaking, fishing, local wineries, farm stands and festivals, gourmet cuisine, and so much more.
As part of a larger metropolitan area of just under 1 million people, the region also benefits from ongoing economic growth and easy access to countless dining and shopping options, both new gated communities and established neighborhoods, affordable home prices and excellent schools—making it a perfect choice for families.
How to apply:
Please forward your CV and cover letter to:
Glenda Church Smith, Principal
Pediatric Search Partners