Assistant Professor

Baylor College of Medicine   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Education


Not Specified years

Posted 24 days ago

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES - Faculty members are expected to demonstrate competency in each of the following areas:

• See and evaluate new and existing patients in the clinical setting, in addition to 4-5 outpatient endoscopy sessions per week.

• Participate in the inpatient consult service at Baylor St. Luke’s

• Develop a treatment plan for patients

• Physician productivity needs to meet or exceed the levels established by the College.

• Participate in all routine clinical meetings held with the immediate work group.

• Maintain required certifications and licensing.

• Become familiar with Electronic Medical Record system, enter data into EMR, and develop a level of competency to document all patient encounters.

• Complete all documentation in a timely manner to enable billing operations.

• Orders for diagnostic services and referrals to specialists.

• Be an active member of a clinical group practice, including educational activities such as participate in Grand Rounds, monthly faculty meetings & retreats

• Share call responsibilities within the clinical group and provide medical care to the patients of other providers when they are not available.

• Meet or exceed all quality indicators

• Maintain professionalism in relationships with students, faculty, ancillary and administrative staff.

• All professional billing and appropriate credentialing paperwork must be completed/renewed well ahead of their expiration.


Minimum Education: M.D.

Minimum Job Experience: Residency & Fellowship training in Gastroenterology

Minimum Certification/Licenses/Registration: License from Texas Medical Board certification. Board required to practice medicine in the state of Texas.