Sunrise Children's Hospital in Las Vegas, NV is looking to add an Assistant Director to our rapidly growing Emergency Department. We are looking for a BC/BE PEM physician who is interested in the administrative side of medicine to go along with the clinical work. This is an excellent opportunity for physicians with established administrative credentials as well as energetic physicians who may be looking to start learning the various aspects of running a department.
The Sunrise Pediatric Emergency Department is a 22 bed unit caring for approximately 35,000 patients per year and growing. It is staffed 24/7 by PEM physicians, with significant additional coverage from pediatricians, NPs and PAs. We have a excellent subspecialty call list, great relations with out inpatient colleagues, and wonderful support from the hospital leadership. Our nursing staff is truly excellent and our nurse manager is one of the very best!
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We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits including health (choice of two PPO options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance; 401(k) with potential company percentage match; annual CME allowance; potential for relocation assistance; employee stock purchase plan; stability in an organization with more than 30 years of health care experience; professional liability insurance; and assistance with mandatory hospital credentialing and state licensing, and reimbursement of associated fees.
If you are interested, please contact me at or at [log in to unmask]@yahoo.com
David M. Stocker, MD, MBA
Director, Emergency Department
Sunrise Children's Hospital
Las Vegas, NV
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