Physician - Hospitalist Site Chief

Seeking An Experience Leader to Serve as Chief of Pediatric Hospitalist Services

wilmington, DE 19803
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Rachel Kimber
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(800) 876-0500
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
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8 hour shifts
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Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s premier physician search firm, has partnered with an exceptional, not-for-profit, acute care, teaching hospital that is home to one of the largest pediatric programs in the community. Enjoy working at one of the region’s most recognized hospitals; one that was named amongst the top ten hospitals in the Philadelphia metro area by U.S. News & World Report.  

We invite you to consider this unique senior leadership position in the western suburbs of Philadelphia, in an area known as the Main Line. We are seeking a board certified and experienced pediatrician with an interest and passion for inpatient pediatric medicine and leadership. You will be one of the three main leaders in pediatrics at this hospital, and work along-side the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Chief and Neonatology Chief to provide the highest quality of inpatient pediatric care.  

  • Leadership position offers adequate administrative time
  • High acuity care—must be strong clinically
  • Access to all pediatric subspecialty support - low transfer occurrence 
  • One of the highest quality children's hospitals in the region
  • Dedicated level II neonatal intensive care unit and pediatric emergency department
  • Work alongside tenured pediatric nurses who are trained in pediatric advanced life support—multiple Magnet hospital awards
  • Ability to teach and supervise medical students and residents from three local medical schools/programs
  • Comprehensive benefits package and sign-on bonus



This key leadership position offers an excellent income and work/life balance. Also, living in this highly desirable suburb of western Philadelphia will offer you the ability to enjoy its:  Vibrant and rich history

  • Easy access to an international airport
  • Diverse activities, including some of the country’s best dining and nightlife
  • Excellent public and private elementary and secondary schools 
  • Multiple nearby colleges and universities, including Ivy League schools
  • Home to many Fortune 500 companies, major sports franchises, and outdoor events
  • Tremendous museums, art, and cultural amenities 

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.