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Seeking FT/PT Neonatologist-Level III NICU in Colorado Springs, CO! Mixture In-House/Telemedicine!

Specialty: Neonatology

Posted: Sep 15, 2021 Envision Physician Services
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Facility: St. Francis Medical Center
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
USA
Degree: MD
Years Partnership: N/A
Board Status: BC/BE
Fellowship Required: No
Beginning Comp.: Negotiable
Potential Comp.: Negotiable
Perm/Locum: Perm ASAP
Workload: Full or Part-time
Position Type:
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Date Posted: 09/15/2021
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Contact Name: Jennifer Korando
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Seeking FT/PT Neonatologist-Level III NICU in Colorado Springs, CO! Mixture In-House/Telemedicine!
Specialty: Neonatology

Envision Physician Services is seeking a board certified Neonatologist to join our collaborative care team to provide Neonatology services at a handful of NICUs in the greater Colorado and Kansas area within the Centura Health System. St. Francis Medical Center (SFMC), Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC), St. Catherine Hospital (SCH), St. Thomas More Hospital (STMH), and Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital (BWMH). In total, these facilities deliver over 5,000 babies per year. You will work alongside a dedicated team of allied health providers (NNPs/NICU PAs) coupled with being a part of a larger care team within the state of CO and KS where quality improvement and evidence-based practice are at the forefront. The Level II NICUs are covered remotely with tele-coverage in conjunction with a dedicated APP in-house at each site.

Opportunity Highlights:

  • Join a larger Neonatology team within the state of Colorado/Kansas with hopes of improving the standard of care in all the units we provide services!
  • Collaborative care with 24/7 in-house APP coverage!
  • Take call from home!
  • Innovative telehealth model for newborn nursery/Level II NICU coverage!
  • Mixture of acuity with both Level II and Level III NICUs!

Opportunity Details:

  • Staffing Model: 5 Neonatologists, 13 APPs
    • In-house APPs allocated to each facility with the opportunity to rotate within the market
    • Rotate between Level II/III NICUs with dedicated APPs
    • Variety of acuity
    • Keep Level III skills at St. Francis Medical Center
    • Innovative telehealth solution for lower volume NICUs
  • Schedule:
    • 5-week rotation
    • Call from home with in-house APPs
    • 2 Neos on service per day
  • Coverage includes:
    • Attendance at high-risk deliveries
    • Care of some newborns
    • Level II/III NICU with in-house and telemedicine rounding
  • Facilities:
    • St. Francis Medical Center (III)
      • Deliveries: 3,200; 54-beds; ADC: 37
    • Mercy Regional Medical Center (II) - telemedicine
      • Deliveries: 800; 7-beds; ADC: 2
    • St. Catherine Hospital (II) - telemedicine
      • Deliveries: 640; 7-beds; ADC: 2

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is a full-service, 522-bed acute care facility in Colorado Springs which includes Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose-St. Francis is southern Colorado's only Magnet Recognized hospital. We are part of Centura Health, Colorado and western Kansas’ largest hospital and health care network delivering advanced care to more than half a million people each year, across 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician practices and clinics, home care and hospice services, and Flight For Life® Colorado. The Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at St. Francis Medical Center specializes in providing high-level care to premature babies and babies with severe medical problems. The NICU has 25 private neonatal bays where parents can spend private family time with their baby. Specially trained nurses maintain round-the-clock care and observation of your baby's condition. Our NICU includes two high-frequency ventilators which continually provide oxygen to the baby's tiny lungs helping decrease the chance for lung injuries.

Colorado Springs was ranked number three “Best Place to Live” in America, according to the 2019 rankings released by U.S. News & World Report. The city has much to offer, including a low cost of living, a low unemployment rate and a variety of recreation and entertainment options. Construction in Colorado Springs is booming, with new residences popping up alongside quality schools, parks and cultural attractions. This area is filled with natural wonders of its own including Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak, and the Broadmoor Seven Falls. It also has the additional allure of proximity to ski resorts like Aspen and Vail without the associated steep costs of living and high levels of traffic. Denver, CO is just an hour's drive away.

For more information about this opportunity, or to explore other exciting opportunities across the country, please contact Jennifer Korando, Clinical Recruiter at [Click to Show Phone] or e-mail Jennifer.Korando@shcr.com. Looking forward to connecting with you!