Enhance Your Career in Pediatrics Primary Care at Dartmouth-Hitchcock.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is currently seeking a BC/BE Pediatrician to join our collegial and community-centered pediatric practice. This is a full time position that offers you a 4-day outpatient work week with a call ratio of 1:6 that includes a requirement for 24/7 hospital coverage by the pediatrics group. Call responsibilities includes newborn hospital rounding, attending deliveries, and low acuity pediatric admissions. Cheshire Medical Center delivers about 400 babies per year and has 35 to 50 pediatric admissions per year. We have 24/7 phone nurse triage. Outpatient office hours are 8am to 5pm on weekdays and 10am to 12pm on Saturday mornings (which is covered by the on call pediatrician).
Pediatrics at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene consists of a comprehensive team including a 6 Pediatricians, a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, a Pediatric/Adolescent Psychiatrist, lactation consultants, and RN care coordinators.
In addition, onsite we offer access to various specialties and services including: Audiology, ENT, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Orthopedics, Allergy, Women’s Health, Radiology, full service lab / pathology, Emergency Department, Respiratory Therapy, Walk In Care Center, Physical / Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, and Nutritionists.
We have strong ties with Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth (CHaD) and Geisel (Dartmouth) School of Medicine. We collaborate on best practices with the CHaD primary care groups across communities in NH. We have access to pediatric sub-specialists at CHaD including a shared EPIC medical record and E Consults for all pediatric sub-specialists. In addition, there is opportunity to teach Dartmouth medical students.
What Dartmouth-Hitchcock has to offer you:
- Established patient base
- Collegial environment
- Ties to the Academic Medical Center and Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth (CHaD)
- Competitive compensation and benefits packages including a $20K relocation stipend
- Dedicated CME time and funds
What New England has to offer you:
- Four seasons and an outdoor lifestyle
- Access to major cities and airports
- Proximity to mountains and hiking trails
- Driving distance to the seacoast/ocean
- Abundance of local lakes for boating and swimming
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene (D-H Keene) is a 150 physician and associate provider, multi-specialty community practice and a division of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock system based in Lebanon, New Hampshire. This diverse group of professionals is committed to quality and patient safety, continuous process improvement and clinical measurement. D-H Keene is a nationally recognized leader in population health and patient-centered medical home. It is innovative and collaborative in its use of integrative medicine, value-based care, accountable-care models and electronic medical records. It is the largest community practice in the 650+ physician Dartmouth Hitchcock Health System which boasts a leading medical center and medical school.
The jointly-affiliated hospital, Cheshire Medical Center, is a 169 bed, Level III community hospital. It is only the 14th hospital ever to be named an American Hospital Association “Living the Vision” awardee (2013) and is both the 2010 New Hampshire Healthcare Business of the Decade and 2014 New Hampshire Healthcare Business of the Year.
Keene is a picturesque college town in Southwestern New Hampshire that is an ideal place to call home. Keene has a strong sense of community with a vibrant downtown area, excellent public schools, and 4-season outdoor recreation opportunities.
Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatrics
Must obtain and maintain a medical license in the State of NH
Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.