Title:  Medicine - General Medicine (Assistant Professor)

Division:  Medicine
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  9225

Summary

The Department of Medicine is seeking full-time Nocturnists to provide Hospital Medicine services at BSLMC Hospital. The ideal candidates are patient-centered, and committed to excellence in providing quality care in an inpatient setting.  Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Internal or Family Medicine.  

 

Benefits include:

  • Flexible schedule allows for work life balance, (7 on/14 off) 
  • Competitive compensation package and benefits (medical, dental, vision, FSA)
  • CME allowance
  • Paid malpractice coverage
  • Continued Training and Education Resources
  • Administrative support
  • Moonlighting shifts available

Job Duties

  • Performs a variety of duties such as H&Ps, medical orders, and provides care to assigned patients.
  • Makes clinical decisions relative to inpatient management through collaboration with Hospitalists and Consults.
  • Works in partnership with an interdisciplinary team in the development and delivery of patient care.
  • Facilitates appropriate admissions by initiating orders, coordinating with appropriate attending physician, and moderating medication reconciliation process.
  • Assists with discharge summary as per Hospitalist service standards. Communicates with physicians, nursing staff, residents and other members of the medical team to maintain current and accurate updates in patient status.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of and exemplifies the Baylor College of Medicine core values, respects patients, service providers, organizational confidentiality and HIPAA Security procedures and protocols.
  • Participates in division meetings, quality improvement projects and other activities of the Hospital Medicine Program.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BC/BE Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
  • Current valid license to practice medicine in the State of Texas 
  • Current DEA certificate (or in progress)
  • Proficiency in documenting and billing in any setting above, or in the hospitalist setting

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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