Share this Job

Physician - Pediatric Hospitalist

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Part-time benefits (20-31 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Day
Shift Length:  Variable
Primary Location (City):  Bellingham
State:  WA

PeaceHealth is seeking a Physician - Pediatric Hospitalist based in the Bellingham community.

Req ID: 170237 


We are expanding our team of highly skilled Pediatric Hospitalist Providers, offering an exciting opportunity in Bellingham, Washington!


About the Practice

  • Established program with six Pediatric Hospitalists
  • Provide care for well babies in the Mother-Baby Unit
  • Manage patients in the Special Care Nursery
  • Attend all high-risk deliveries
  • Care for Pediatric patients in our mixed Med/Surg floor
  • Consult services for pediatric surgical patients
  • Partner with Emergency Department providers to care for pediatric patient, including consults, co-management in codes, and assisting in transfers
  • Part of a Physician-led medical group
  • Strong support staff
  • Physicians are experienced, collegial and fun
  • Robust primary care team and 24/7 hospitalist service
  • Emphasis on excellent medicine with continuity of care from inpatient to outpatient


About Bellingham


Bellingham, Washington is the perfect blend of endless outdoor recreation, urban living, strong education, great shopping & cuisine, and so much more! Pair these with the incredible scenery from the sea to mountains and temperate rainforest make this community the perfect place to live.  Some highlights:

  • We are an outdoor paradise!  There is no shortage of opportunities for hikes, camping trips, water activities, bird watching, snow sports, and scenic drives.  The City has 65 miles of inner-urban trails.
  • Education is key to our city.  We are home to Western Washington University, Whatcom Cmmmunity College and Bates Technical College, and have excellent elementary and secondary public and private schools.
  • Live nearly anywhere in the community and be within 15-20 minutes of the hospital with an easy commute.
  • Just  a 90-minute drive to Seattle, WA and 60-minute drive to Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Ranked by Forbes as a “Top 25 places to retire” and the 2nd most “Fitness-Friendly cities” in America! 
  • No state income tax!
  • Explore more about Bellingham/Whatcom County here:  


About PeaceHealth


PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center is a 253-bed Level II Trauma Center in Bellingham as well as Whatcom County's only hospital. PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center (SJMC) and PeaceHealth Medical Group (PHMG) in Bellingham provide comprehensive and specialty care to the communities of Northwest Washington. Tertiary referrals come from a one hundred mile radius. Our dedicated physicians and staff have earned recognition as a top-ranking facility for patient quality initiatives in Washington State. 



Competitive Compensation and Comprehensive Benefits


  • Excellent health, dental, and vision coverage
  • CME reimbursement
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plans
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance


Come grow with us! 


Referral Bonus Eligible




If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Sharon Thompson, Physician & Provider Recruiter:


Phone: 360-752-5218



About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.


To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Bellingham community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage


Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!


PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.


The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.


Location: Bellingham, St. Joseph Medical Center (216)
Job CategoryPhysician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Day
FTE:  .5 
Work Type:  Part Time


Posting Notes: Bellingham || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Part Time || PEDIATRIC SVCS

Nearest Major Market: Bellingham
Nearest Secondary Market: Everett

Job Segment: Hospitalist, Medical, Social Media, EMR, Healthcare, Marketing, Part Time