Round Rock, Texas
Myrtle Beach, SC
Goose Creek, SC
Great Falls, Montana
Kingston, New York
Valhalla, New York
Highland Park, IL
Location: Bend, Oregon
Internal Number: R1009202
ST. CHARLES MEDICAL GROUP
PHYSICIAN JOB DESCRIPTION
TITLE: SCMG Physician - Neonatologist
REPORTS TO POSITION: SCMG Chief Medical Officer
DEPARTMENT: SCMG Neonatology
DATE LAST REVIEWED: March 23, 2021
OUR VISION: Creating America's healthiest community, together
OUR MISSION: In the spirit of love and compassion, better health, better care, better value
OUR VALUES: Accountability, Caring and Teamwork
DEPARTMENT SUMMARY: St. Charles Bend Neonatology provides regional care to premature and sick neonates for Central Oregon. NICU is a Level IIIB with evolving capabilities including Pediatric surgery support. Candidates will provide expertise to the Perinatal Center, referral hospitals and will need significant experience and comfort with the range of patients referred to the NICU.
The Neonatologist is the team leader for newborn care delivery in the Perinatal Center and the NICU located at St. Charles Bend with a focus on Family Integrated care. The Neonatologist will provide oversight and support to the Resuscitation team in the Family Birth center and to referral hospitals via Telemedicine as it becomes available. He/She will oversee the NICU multidisciplinary care team and will have direct oversight for the Advanced Practice Team. Duties include consultations, admissions, daily rounds, procedures, and discharge planning. Skill set include all aspects and procedures as they relate to NICU care. The Neonatologist serves as medical control for babies being transported throughout the region. Embedded in the role is leadership and participation in key administrative meetings, Quality Improvement, Morbidity & Mortality review and Outreach support.
Work schedule: A 1.0 FTE (Full Time Equivalent) is equal to 122 - 24 hour shifts per year (day coverage + night call). This position has flexibility in FTE requirement ranging from .5 to .83 FTE.
Night Call is considered an essential part of the role. Work schedules and hours are modified based on input from the Provider team under the direction of the Clinical Division Director, or designee. In general, Physicians share equally in weekend and holiday schedules based on their FTE, with the goal to look for opportunities to adjust and meet individual needs that remain fair to the group.
Call expectation: After hours call is a condition of employment.
Work location: The Physician works in St. Charles Medical Center Bend Hospital. Other outreach locations may be added as patient and business needs dictate.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES: (May perform additional duties of similar complexity within SCHS as required or assigned)
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
**Nothing in this job description is intended, nor shall be interpreted, as a grant or approval of medical staff membership or clinical privileges. By law and applicable accreditation standards, medical staff membership and clinical privileges can be granted or approved only by a hospital's medical staff and governing body. Employment processes and requirements, which are governed primarily by the human resources policies of St. Charles, are separate and distinct from medical staff membership and clinical privileging processes and requirements, which are governed primarily by the bylaws and policies of the hospital medical staff. Accordingly, employed physicians and providers of St. Charles are required at all relevant times not only to satisfy the requirements and perform the duties set forth in this job description, but, also, to satisfy the requirements and perform the duties for obtaining and maintain appropriate medical staff membership and clinical privileges.
Schedule Weekly Hours:
Is Exempt Position?
Scheduled Days of the Week:
Shift Start & End Time: