Title:  General Medicine (Assistant Professor)

Division:  Medicine
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  10751

Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

The section of General Internal Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine located at Ben Taub hospital is seeking highly talented hospitalist physicians for work at its Harris Health affiliate hospital, Ben Taub Hospital. Daytime inpatient teaching and nocturnist options are available. A blend of night and day shifts is possible too. Academic rank commensurate with experience.        


Job Duties


  • Provide medical care to adults in the inpatient care setting. Supervise residents, medical students, and other learners as needed.
  • Coordinate with outpatient care teams for safe discharge of patients.
  • Participate in any team meetings. Work with the team to develop the appropriate order sets and procedures that are needed.
  • Contribute to quality improvement and research projects. Collaborate nationally with known leaders in the field. Keep up with continuing medical education as per college and section requirements.
  • Renew and meeting all required licenses and certification requirements.
  • Familiarize with EPIC- electronic medical records and document all patient encounters as needed.
  • Complete all documentation in a timely manner so that billing and other administrative tasks can happen smoothly to ensure a robust operational system.
  • Maintain credentialing at all times to ensure practice is not disrupted.


Minimum Qualifications


  • Education Requirement: MD; Board Certified or board eligible.
  • Licensure Requirement: Licensed by the Texas Medical Board.



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