Spokane Emergency Physicians (SEP) is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Emergency physicians to staff the pediatric emergency department at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children’s Hospital in Spokane, Washington.
The Pediatric Emergency Department currently has 22,000 visits a year and has 24 hours of physician coverage and 8 hours of midlevel coverage per day.
We have a large geographic referral area including eastern Washington, eastern Oregon, northern Idaho and western Montana and are the Level 2 trauma center and the only pediatric trauma center serving our referral area. The large referral area with a mix of urban and rural areas provides for a diversity of interesting cases.
We have a full complement of responsive pediatric subspecialists, including 24 hour pediatric hospitalist coverage.
The Children’s Hospital has 177 beds, including 20 PICU beds, and serve both as the community and tertiary hospital for pediatric patients.
We are excited to be moving into a new dedicated 18 bed Pediatric Emergency Department in January of 2013.
Educational opportunities include teaching WWAMI medical students, pediatric and transitional residents. Spokane is home to a new 4 year medical school opening in 2013 and opportunities to become involved with teaching at the school are available.
Spokane is the largest city in Eastern Washington with a MSA population of nearly 500,000. Spokane is truly one of the few remaining undiscovered jewels boasting a 4 season climate, low cost of living and minimal commute times.
The area offers beautiful vistas from rolling wheat field to mountains and beautiful low humidity sunny summers. We are less than a days drive to Yellowstone, Glacier and Olympia National Parks and surrounded by lakes and rivers.
In addition Washington has no state income tax.
SEP is an independent, stable, collegial combined group of 31 adult and pediatric emergency physicians and 8 midlevel providers.
• A highly competitive salary with partnership after two years
• 401k plan with matching contributions
• Low cost group health, disability and dental insurance
• Enjoyable work environment
For information on this outstanding opportunity to mix a satisfying career with an outstanding lifestyle in an area of natural beauty please contact:
Robert T Truckner MD MPH
Spokane Emergency Physicians
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Robert Truckner MD MPH
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