Physician: Pediatric Hospitalist Nocturnist

Memphis, TN

About St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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There’s a reason St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is recognized as a great place to work. Because at our world-class pediatric research hospital, every one of our professionals shares our commitment to make a difference in the lives of the children we serve. There’s a unique bond when you’re part of a team that gives their all to advance the treatments and cures of pediatric catastrophic diseases. The result is a collaborative, positive environment where everyone, regardless of their role, receives the resources, support and encouragement to advance and grow their careers and be the force behind the cures.

Physician: Pediatric Hospitalist Nocturnist

The rapidly expanding Hospitalist Medicine Program at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is seeking a Pediatrician/Pediatric Hospitalist to join our team as a Nocturnist/Partial Nocturnist.  Our Hospitalist Program is set in a world-class medical environment and allows for hands-on patient experiences covering a full range of hematologic and oncologic diagnoses. St. Jude is consistently ranked on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Places to Work” and was No. 9 on the 2018 Glassdoor “Best Place to Work” list for companies with 1,000 or more employees.


We are recruiting highly motivated individuals who enjoy both inpatient and urgent care practice to join our program. The Hospitalist Medicine Program includes approximately 15 physicians and 10 advanced practice providers, many of whom are board certified in pediatric hematology/oncology. In the (partial) nocturnist role, you will treat patients on the inpatient units and in our on-site outpatient acute care clinic. We offer a flexible schedule with approximately 12 shifts per month (shifts are 10-12.5 hours).


As an integral member of the hospitalist team, you will work with nursing staff, advanced practice practitioners, hospitalist colleagues, primary oncologists, and subspecialty physicians to ensure quality clinical care for St. Jude patients. Night coverage includes multiple hospitalist providers with Pediatric Intensive Care support also available in-house 24/7. Top subspecialty and surgical support are available on home call each evening. Members of the Hospitalist Program are active in medical education, quality and patient safety initiatives, clinical education of trainees, and clinical research.


St. Jude is a 78-bed hospital sitting on a beautiful, 80+ acre campus in Memphis, TN. Memphis is a family-friendly metropolitan area recognized for its world-class music, food, and hospitality. Cost of living is one of the biggest attractions; in fact, Money listed Memphis as one of the least expensive cities in which to raise a child. Mild winters and beautiful green spaces are part of the reasons why Forbes recently named Memphis the 4th happiest city in which to work.


Experience in Pediatrics or specialty area preferred