Hospitalist

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/20/18
New York, NY
Healthcare IT
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/20/18

Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is comprised of nearly 4,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals, the largest public health system in the United States.  Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest level of quality healthcare to patients throughout New York City. 

NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem provides a wide range of medical, surgical, diagnostic, therapeutic, and family support services. The hospital is a 286 bed acute care facility and a designated Level 1 Trauma Center, with a full spectrum of specialty services, including a burnunit, an adult intensive care unit, a neonatal intensive care unit, a pediatric intensive care unit, and a cardiac care unit.

Responsibilities:

The Hospitalist at Harlem Hospital Center have primary responsibility for the care and management of all patients on the General Medicine floors in the Department of Medicine with consultation provided by specialists. The Hospitalists also rotate responsibility for supervising residents on the Medicine Consultation Service.

The Hospitalist reports to the Chief Hospitalist and to the Director of Medicine. After completing a focused professional practice evaluation within the second quarter of employment, the Chief and Director evaluate the Hospitalist on a semi-annual basis with regard to productivity, quality of care, participation in performance improvement activities, compliance with clinical guidelines and algorithms, achievement of defined clinical goals, as well as other characteristics that may be modified from time to time as part of the department's ongoing professional practice evaluation.

This is a full time position. The Hospitalist spends 100% of his or her time in clinical activities (including supervision of residents). Hospitalist work 40 hrs a week on weekdays. Weekend calls may be required from time to time.

Qualifications:

  • Hospitalist must have completed residency training in Internal Medicine.

  • Eligible for certification by American Board of Internal Medicine.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completion of an accredited Geriatric fellowship training program
  • Certified by the Board of Internal Medicine.
  • License to practice medicine in NYS
  • Prior Hospitalist experience.
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