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Urgent Care Pediatrician in Knoxville, Tennessee in Knoxville at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 9/17/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Knoxville
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/17/2022

Job Description

TeamHealth is seeking an urgent care pediatrician to join the reputable and growing team at East Tennessee Children's Hospital Urgent Care in Knoxville, Tennessee. Enjoy a flexible schedule that consists of afternoon and evening hours on a part-time or PRN basis. Work collaboratively with experienced nurse practitioners and physician assistants. In-house lab and x-ray services are also available. Candidates must have a Tennessee license as well as a current Tennessee DEA. To be considered for this position, you must be proficient in suturing, ordering of proper splints, wound care management, foreign body removal, assessment of minor trauma or orthopedic injuries, and the ability to read and interpret x-rays. You are joining a team that promotes the development of your skills and fosters an environment of care. Learn and grow through mentorship, education and wellness support to enhance your career development. You will join a network of thousands of clinicians nationwide promoting communication and collaboration, and you are gaining confidence with dedicated support of risk management resources. You are part of a community who is as dedicated to making the right decisions for patients as you are.

Position Highlights

  • Reputable children's after hours urgent care clinic
  • Enjoy caring for pediatric patients
  • Flexible schedule to support a balanced lifestyle
  • Work collaboratively with advanced practice clinicians
  • Excellent support staff in place
  • In-house lab and x-ray services
  • Facilities affiliated with East Tennessee Children's Hospital
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Paid professional liability insurance coverage
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources, and a robust CME program offerings through TeamHealth Institute

    Children's Hospital Urgent Care - an affiliation with East Tennessee Children's Hospital

    East Tennessee Children's Hospital, in partnership with TeamHealth, opened Knoxville's first pediatric urgent care center in 2018. Children's Hospital Urgent Care is a convenient option for pediatric walk-in treatment when your doctor's office is closed. Our centers are dedicated to supporting families and their physicians by delivering immediate medical attention to children, from newborns through 21 years of age. As partners with your child's physician, we provide timely reports sent directly to your doctor's office to ensure continuity of care.

    A growing city in the Great Smoky Mountains!

    Home to The University of Tennessee and the corporate headquarters of many national companies, Knoxville offers excellent public schools, a low cost of living and no state income tax. Add to those perks, endless outdoor recreation opportunities, a growing culinary scene, great family entertainment availability and an active music scene that includes the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra. With more than 100 miles of greenways and bike trails, Knoxville is the outdoor enthusiast's dream. Go paddle boarding or kayaking with friends on the Tennessee River or in one of the many local lakes and quarries, or skip over to south Knoxville's Urban Wilderness for paved and off-road biking trails. For those looking for a challenge, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is just an hour away with access to the famous Appalachian Trail! Outdoor activities, however, are just part of the fun this city offers. Its growing downtown area features restaurants, shopping, pubs and much more. Stop by the vintage Phoenix Pharmacy and Fountain for root beer floats or sundaes, go bowling at Maple Hall where you can enjoy delicious cocktails and appetizers, or eat at one of the many regionally recognized restaurants. This mid-sized city has much to explore and offers easy access to other large cities like Chattanooga, Asheville, Nashville, Atlanta and Lexington.

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