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Pediatric Hospitalist – Newborn

Contra Costa Regional Medical Center

Tentative Start/Hire By Date: Spring/Summer 2023

Description:

We are a small, tight knit hospital group that covers the Contra Costa Regional Medical Center newborn service 24/7 and consultation to the Emergency Department.  We have a level 2 Nursery and a well newborn service.  We are the safety net system for Contra Costa and provide care to a broad range of patients across the county from very diverse backgrounds.  We accept all patients without barriers based on their ability to pay.  We deliver between 150 – 170 babies per month.  We have a strong working relationship with all members of the perinatal care team including; OB, Family Medicine, Anesthesia, Nursing, Social Work, RT and Lactation.

There is a strong culture of safety where every member of the team has an equal voice. We are a family medicine training program and have regularly scheduled residents on our service so teaching is a big part of what we do. We have a strong referral network for transfer of complex newborns, consultations and access to specialty care.  We have monthly meetings with Perinatal M&M, peer review, education and ongoing quality improvement.  There is a full benefits package.  We are recruiting for a full-time member of the group. We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and welcome all people who are interested in this position.

How to apply:

Please contact Francine Jolton, MD, department chair at fjolton@cchealth.org.  Please include a CV.

 

Posted on December 7, 2022