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Pediatrician job description

Job description

We are looking for a skilled Pediatrician. You will handle young patients’ health in a pleasant and children-friendly manner.

  • Vaccinate patients for mumps, measles, and chickenpox.
  • Verify the receipt of vaccinations for school and other purposes.
  • Handle patients with a variety of medical ailments, including acne, gastrointestinal pain, or muscular dystrophy.
  • Counsel parents about therapies, vaccinations, and medication.
  • Treat children with growth and development concerns.
  • Ensure that children with special needs receive the appropriate classroom care.
  • Write authorizations for in school services of para-professionals and other aides.
  • Direct the activities of nurses, technicians, and other support staff.

Job benefits:

  • [X] salary
  • [X] vacation days
  • Sick, personal, and parental leave
  • Child and elder care
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Professional development

Job requirements

  • Knowledge of procedures for working with the families of patients under the age of 18.
  • Friendly, and approachable disposition with children.
  • Experience working with a Critical Care Pediatric Unit.
  • Excellent communication and patient management skills.
  • Completion of residency and Certification from the Board of Pediatricians
  • A Medical Degree from an accredited university and licensing in the appropriate State.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in [X] language.