Physician Clinician - General Pediatrics - 112458
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#112458 Physician Clinician - General PediatricsExtended Review Date: Tue 5/31/2022
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This is a contract position with the possibility of extension and/or career conversion.
THE DEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS, Division of Academic General Pediatrics, Child Development & Community Health is seeking clinicians to provide patient care at our two pediatric offices in San Diego. Candidates must have California medical license/eligibility, board certification in Pediatrics, with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in general pediatrics preferred. The Department has a strong commitment to clinical care and teaching.
We are looking for clinicians to provide direct patient care at our two clinical sites in San Diego and La Jolla. Assignments will also include supervising and educating residents and fellows in training, participation in division meetings, program planning and development of provider and patient education information. Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and locations based on the 24-hour business needs.
UC San Diego Health provides a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and access to all the research and academic capabilities of the University. Additionally, you and your family will enjoy all the beauty, culture, recreation and outdoor amenities of the San Diego region!
M.D. or D.O. degree
Current California Medical License, or ability and commitment to obtain CA license prior to start date
Board Certified in Pediatrics
- Two (2+) or more years experience in general pediatrics practice
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check, pre-employment physical, drug screen, immunization screening and TB test.
- Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and locations based on the 24 hour business needs.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.
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