Christian Family Medicine & Pediatrics

Position Name:
Pediatrician

Description:

At the heart of Christian Family Medicine & Pediatrics is a team of seasoned professionals that includes providers, nurses, patient representatives and administrative staff who make it possible for us to provide quality medical care to our patients. We strive to provide our employees with an exceptional work environment as well as professional experiences that will help them learn and grow in their areas of expertise.

We are needing a Pediatrician to join our new clinic in Henderson, TN, scheduled to open March of 2021.  This position is full-time with generous paid time off package, paid holidays, health, dental, vision, 401(k), quarterly bonus opportunities, sign on bonus, relocation, malpractice insurance, and many more perks!  We will pay top dollar for the right candidate! Make us an offer!

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct regular thorough examinations on newborns and young children to check and record their health and normal physical development
  • Examine sick children to determine their condition and ask intuitive questions to gather information about symptoms
  • Reach an informed diagnosis based on scientific knowledge and individual medical history
  • Prescribe medications and give detailed instructions for administration
  • Prescribe and interpret appropriate lab tests to gain more information for possible infections or abnormalities
  • Prepare and administer vaccines according to the governmental vaccination plan
  • Examine and treat injuries and refer the little patients to physicians of other disciplines when necessary (e.g. surgeons, ophthalmologists, orthopedists etc.)
  • Advise parents on children’s diet, exercise and disease preventive measures
  • Keep updated records of patients’ illnesses, surgeries or other medical episodes (allergic shocks, injuries etc.)
  • Keep abreast of advancements in pediatrics and best practices by attending seminars and conferences

 

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Pediatrician
  • Bilingual in Spanish/English a plus
  • Rural healthcare experience a plus
  • In depth knowledge of children epidemiology and infectious diseases
  • Exquisite knowledge of diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation principles and techniques
  • Up to speed knowledge of drugs/medication appropriate for children and their side-effects
  • Familiarity with traditional and web-based prescription systems
  • Active listener, patient and calm
  • Outstanding diagnostic and problem solving abilities
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Medical Degree with specialization in pediatrics
  • Valid license to practice medicine

 

Interested candidates can apply at this link: Christian Family Medicine & Pediatrics – Pediatrician or by emailing Traci Baggett, director of human resources at Christian Family Medicine & Pediatrics, at tbaggett@christianfamilymed.com.  

To learn more about the practice visit:  https://christianfamilymed.com/