Physician - Hospitalist

Boise, ID 83706

Specialty Hospitalist
Profession Physician

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) has an excellent Hospitalist opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Obstetrics physician located in Boise, Idaho.

SAMG is a physician led and accountable 450+ provider multispecialty group seeking a fifth, experienced Obstetrics Hospitalist to join an established, vibrant provider group and rapidly growing practice. Saint Alphonsus OB Hospitalist physicians are patient safety coordinators on Labor and Delivery; they support other subspecialists, including Maternal Fetal Medicine, Neonatology, non-OB Hospitalist providers, and Certified Midwives for full 24/7 continuum of care services for the Family Maternity Center where 1400 deliveries occur annually.

OB Hospitalists coordinate maternal transports in conjunction with the Maternal Fetal Medicine providers for high risk maternal conditions. They are part of the Level I trauma team when maternal patients are involved and they teach Family Medicine residents rotating on the Family Maternity Unit. OB Hospitalists are the physician champions with OB Simulations and Drills, and serve as clinical extender for the International Refugee Care Clinic and Maternal Fetal Medicine.

These OB Hospitalists are committed to a multi-disciplinary team-based approach to care, delivered in a high quality and compassionate manner to heal body, mind and spirit. They are are closely involved with monthly Perinatal-NICU meetings to review, coordinate care and establish management plans for high risk pregnancies. Well-qualified candidates should be passionate and knowledgeable about women's OB health issues, possess a strong surgical background and strong sonography skills.

Support for the OB Hospitalist team includes a Level III+ NICU - the highest level of neonatal care provided in the state of Idaho that provides 24 hour comprehensive specialty care for premature and high risk infants delivered at SARMC or transported to SARMC NICU, as well as the sickest of full-term infants. In addition they are supported by an on campus MFM, Genetic Counselors, Pediatric Surgery and Pediatric Gastroenterology, 24 hour Anesthesia, Radiology and Emergency Medicine physician coverage. There is also an on campus OB/GYN clinic with 20 providers and a community network of employed and allied primary and specialty care clinics.

The schedule for this opportunity is 81 to 85 - 24 hour (7:00 pm to 7:00 pm) shifts annually in collaboration with four other OB Hospitalist partners

Requirements for this opportunity include a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) degree, successful completion of an accredited ACGME/AOA Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency with current certification by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (or obtain such certification within 3 years of employment). Idaho medical licensure and granting of privileges at SARMC – Boise with valid controlled substance registration with Board of Pharmacy, DEA. PALS and NRP certifications are also required.

Candidates must have previous experience as an OB Hospitalist and will possess strong surgical skills. Preference will be shown to candidates with strong, demonstrable OB sonography skills.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Obstetrics physician to join a vibrant team and be an integral part at Saint Alphonsus Health System.


An excellent compensation and benefits package is available for the right candidate including:

  • Sign-on Incentives
  • Student Loan Repayment 
  • Relocation
  • CME Allocation
  • Malpractice Insurance (Incl. Tail)
  • Health/Dental/Vision
  • Retirement (403b)