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Renown Health Physician_Pediatrics-Per Diem in Reno, Nevada

Physician_Pediatrics-Per Diem

Requisition id: 157473

Department: 510701 Administration

Facility: Hometown Health Plan

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: Day

Category: Providers

Location: Reno,NV

Position Purpose

As a Physician_Pediatrics, employee shall provide clinical services to patients who are appropriate for the scope of a pediatric physician including but not limited to growth and developmental monitoring, general medicine, and immunizations. Physician shall provide regular clinic coverage, inpatient and emergency consultation as needed. Physician will be expected to collaborate with and supervise mid-level providers. Physician can expect to have some involvement with telemedicine. A component of the physician’s time will be allocated to teaching residents and medical students as appropriate.

Nature and Scope

The incumbent obtains history, examines, diagnoses, counsels, and treats patients within the physician’s area of specialty and experience. The incumbent makes critical decisions regarding medical care. The incumbent works closely and in cooperation with the management staff, directs comments and questions to the appropriate management person and follows administrative policies. The incumbent actively participates in physician governance meetings, management decisions, and follows policies adopted by Renown Health and its medical staff. The incumbent stays abreast of current advances in medicine by reviewing recent publications, attending in-services and educational meetings, and attending continuing medical education programs in the appropriate field.


Ability to function effectively in an integrated delivery system.

  1. Knowledge of Federal, State, and local regulatory rules;

  2. Capable of operating business units in conformance with good quality and business practices as may be outlined by agencies such as The Joint Commission, NCQA, MGMA, etc.

  3. Effective leadership skills (and leading by example);

  4. Ability to obtain results with minimal disruption while involving a variety of internal and external groups.

  5. Ability to work independently.

This position does provide patient care.


The foregoing description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and level of the job.

Minimum QualificationsRequirements – Required and/or Preferred




Must have working-level knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing and speaking English. Board-Eligible or Board-Certified in medical specialty.


Specialty: General Pediatrics


Ability to obtain and maintain a State of Nevada Medical Doctor license. Current and valid Nevada Medical License required.


Medical staff privileges at Renown Health. Current BLS and PALS certification by The American Heart Association standards.

Computer / Typing:

Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Word and have the ability to use the computer to complete online learning requirements for job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies, complete online benefits enrollment, etc.