NJ - Elizabeth (07202)
As a Hospitalist in our 351 bed Medical Center your primary responsibilities will be to perform duties of patient’s primary-care physician when patient is in hospital till discharge. The following is a overview of the additional responsibilities:
Coordinate patient care between specialists at hospital.
Facilitate patients navigation through hospital bureaucracy and manage communication among doctors plus medical team, patient and their family.
Provide H&P, discharge summaries and daily visits for all allocated health plan patients.
Oversee and participate in daily rounds with inpatient team case managers.
Interact clearly and fully with physicians and varied professional staff related to inpatient care issues.
Represent hospitalist group at various hospital meetings as assigned by Medical Director or designee.
Maintain and manage hospital privileges in respectable standing.
Collaborate effectual delivery of timely and apt medical care and services.
Provide physician services when assigned hospital shift.
Support every member of hospitalist team as required.
MD, DO required. Completion of advanced graduate medical education in Internal Medicine with board eligibility or board certification in internal medicine. Bilingual spanish a plus.