Pediatric Sleep Medicine Physician for Banner Children's Specialists
Banner Health is one of the nation’s most respected and awarded health systems. Banner Health was selected as one of the Top Leadership Teams in Healthcare by Health Leaders Media and is one of the Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Networks in the nation according to SDI.
The Division of Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine at Banner Children’s Specialists is seeking a BC/BE Sleep Medicine Provider to join a growing sleep medicine program. The Banner Pediatric Sleep Program has two AASM accredited sleep labs with a combined total of 12 beds. All sleep lab technologists are RPSGT and trained in pediatric sleep. The Sleep Program currently has a medical director, board certified in pulmonary and sleep medicine, and a nurse practitioner. Duties would include sleep study readings and participating in sleep medicine clinics. Our affiliation with the University of Arizona College of Medicine facilitates exposure to medical students and the opportunity to pursue an academic faculty appointment. The program is also supported by 3 board certified pulmonologists. Applicants with dual specialties may be able to participate in those fields if interested.
- Phoenix metro Pediatric population of 350,000+
- Child friendly pediatric ED (90,000 visits in system yearly)
- Minimally invasive & robotic pediatric surgery
- PICU with 24/7 Pediatric Intensivists
- Full-time hospitalists
- State-of-the-Art Pediatric Cancer Care Unit
- 120 bed level 3 NICU staffed 24 hours by neonatologists and neonatal nurse practitioners
- Member of NACHRI
Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit healthcare systems in the country with twenty-nine hospitals, six long term care centers, valley-wide urgent care centers and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services and home medical equipment, in six Western and Midwestern states. We offer physicians a highly integrated and innovative environment, collaborative team-oriented workplace and clinical settings that focus on patient excellence.
Banner Health offers excellent compensation including attractive salary, relocation assistance, recruitment incentives, paid malpractice, paid CME plus allowance and excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family.
Banner Children's Specialists provide comprehensive pediatric care from general to emergency, as well as services for specific childhood diseases. Highly trained physician specialists, social services staff and numerous integrative therapy programs ensure a complete range of care for children. We have a child-friendly atmosphere accented by soothing colors and dedicated play areas, as well as a volunteer dog therapy program that helps cheer up young patients during their stays. We are located on two medical campuses:
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center is the fourth largest hospital in the Phoenix metropolitan area with 513 licensed beds. No one in the West Valley provides the level of care to kids that Banner Thunderbird does. Within the hospital is the highly regarded Banner Thunderbird Children’s Center, a dedicated area for pediatrics that includes 40 pediatric inpatient beds and the West Valley’s only pediatric intensive care unit capable of caring for the most critically ill or injured children. In addition, Banner Thunderbird has a separate emergency department for children.
Healing Environment: Banner Thunderbird realizes that many factors contribute to patients’ healing and our hospital reflects that with natural light, soothing paint colors, relaxing artwork and private rooms, when available. A recently completed $290 million expansion project added a spacious and comfortable main lobby, a patient/family library, a heart and vascular center, state-of-the-art surgical suites and a 200-bed patient tower to the campus. The new tower includes a new Emergency department and all-private rooms featuring large windows, comfortable seating/sleeping areas for loved ones, wheelchair-accessible bathrooms, nurse stations outside every room, and 32-inch flat panel televisions.
BTMC is located in Glendale, AZ, a dynamic city located in the rapidly growing northwest section of the Phoenix metropolitan area and is known for its excellent educational and medical institutions, beautiful neighborhoods and a diversified economic base. Glendale is also home to the NHL Phoenix Coyotes and home of the NFL Arizona Cardinals, Tostitos Fiesta Bowl and the 2008 Super Bowl.
Growth in Glendale is supported by five highly regarded elementary and secondary school districts whose academic test results compare favorably with other schools in the state. In addition, Glendale's own Campus Connection includes four institutions of higher learning: Midwestern University (Osteopathic medicine and pharmacy), the internationally recognized Thunderbird-Garvin School of International Management, Glendale Community College and Arizona State University - West.
Our pediatric specialists at BTMC work closely with those at Cardon Children's Medical Center. This highly regarded hospital features 248 beds, specially trained nurses and doctors and family-centered care as well as an expanded Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and dedicated units including Radiology, Cancer, and Emergency services
CCMC is located in Mesa , AZ, just 15 miles from Phoenix and home to more than 430,000 people. The city has numerous historic areas including the Temple District. This area of town surrounds the Later Day Saints(LDS or Mormon) Temple, which was built in 1927. The temple and its visitor's center attract more than two million visitors each year.
Other area attractions include the many museums and art galleries, year-round golfing, and historic Hohokam Indian sites. Spend an evening with the Mesa Symphony Orchestra or attending a play performed by the Southwest Shakespeare Company. If you like baseball, Mesa is the spring training home of the Chicago Cubs.
Nearby Arizona areas offer mega shopping malls, numerous factory outlets, wonderful restaurants of every sort, dozens of top-rated golf courses, Indian gaming centers, medical services, and many more attractions including Biosphere II, Boyce Thompson Arboretum, the Arizona Science Center, Kartchner Caverns, Saguaro and Canyon Lakes and of course, the beautiful Grand Canyon.