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Jim O'Callaghan, MD

Jim O'Callaghan, MD

Pediatrics-Inpatient, Hospital Medicine

On staff since November 2002

Children's Title: Evergreen Lead

Academic Title: Clinical Associate Professor

James J. OCallaghan, MD, FAAP, is an attending physician at Seattle Childrens Hospital and Lead Pediatric Hospitalist at EvergreenHealth Hospital, Kirkland, WA, part of the Seattle Childrens Regional Hospitalist program. He is also a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

He completed his residency at Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital in Cleveland Ohio. James is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and holds certification as a PALS and NRP provider. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is the RVU Chairperson of the AAP SOHM Executive Committee. He is also a member and fellow of the Society of Hospital Medicine. He was listed as a Top Doctor by Seattle Magazine in 2008 and 2009, and received the CME/CPD Award from the AAP in 2003-2005 and again in 2008-2010. He has an interest in Quality Improvement and is the inpatient clinical lead on Seattle Childrens Acute Gastroenteritis Guideline Committee and Community Acquired Pneumonia Guideline Committee.

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics

Medical/Professional School

Boston University School of Medicine, Boston

Residency

, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
SEATTLE MAGAZINE TOP DOCTOR - 2014 Seattle Magazine 2014
Seattle Magazine Top Doctor - 2013 Seattle Magazine 2013
Seattle Top Doctor Seattle Magazine 2009
Seattle Top Doctor Seattle Magazine Sept. 2008
CME / CPD Award This award is given in recognition of earning 150 or more AMA PRA Catergory 1 CME credits over a 3 year period in AAP sponsored or AAP approved CME activities, exeplifying committment to self-directed learning in pediatrics. American Scademy of Pediatrics 2008 - 2010
CME / CPD Award This award is given in recognition of earning 150 or mor AMA PRA Catergory 1 CME credits over a 3 year period in AAP sponsored or AAP approved CME activities, exeplifying committment to self-directed learning in pediatrics. American Academy of Pediatrics 2003 - 2005

Presentations

Presentations Title Event Location Date
Update on Community Acquired Pneumonia in Children 35th Annual Advance Practice in Primary and Acute Care, UW School of Nursing Seattle, WA Oct. 2012
Billing and Coding 101 and 201 Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) 2011 Kansas City 2011
Billing and Coding 101 and 201 Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) 2010 Minneapolis 2010