Sample Pediatrician Job Description

Job Description

[HospitalX] is a leading provider of pediatric care for children of all ages. Our mission is simple: create a compassionate, nurturing environment where young patients feel safe, while delivering the best pediatric care experience for the entire family. We’re currently seeking an experienced and licensed pediatrician to join our small practice. This person must be kind, empathetic, and full of energy, as well as having a track record of providing exemplary medical care. They must also be a team player. As a pediatrician on our team, you will be responsible for managing a full caseload of patients—as well as consulting with the rest of the team on difficult cases or issues that may arise.

Objectives of this Role

  • Provide superior pediatric care for infants and adolescents in the [CityX] area
  • Serve as a community leader in providing health and wellness information
  • Create an environment in which patients feel comfortable and supported
  • Treat fellow staff members with kindness, patience, and professionalism
  • Maintain clinic and patient records that are up-to-date and thorough

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Examine, diagnose, and treat pediatric care patients
  • Consult with fellow pediatric staff and nurses on procedures and best practices
  • Emphasize early detection of illness and prevention
  • Advise patients and caregivers on best wellness practices
  • Prioritize patient health above all else

Skills and Qualifications

  • Doctorate in Medicine or Osteopathic Medicine required
  • Board certified or eligible MD required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Passion for pediatric care
  • Flexibility and willingness to go the extra mile