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Hospitalist

Company: Legacy Health
Location: Vancouver
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Job Description:

Hospitalist

US-WA-Vancouver

Job ID: 21-22178
Type: Regular Full-Time
Salmon Creek Medical Ctr campus

Overview
We have a very clear mission at Legacy: to make life better for our patients, our community and each other. We show it every day, in everything we do. At Legacy, we have a fundamental responsibility to improve the wellness of everyone we touch and empower people to live healthier lives. If you are interested in joining a team that is making a difference, we would like to talk with you.Legacy Health is currently seeking experienced Hospitalists to join our dynamic and well-established Salmon Creek team.Responsibilities

  • Provides prompt and efficient medical care, including call coverage, to patients assigned to inpatient service of the Department of Medicine as scheduled.
  • Performs duties at the professional level of quality and efficiency established by Hospital.
  • Collaborates with Emergency Department Clinical Staff to determine the most appropriate site of care for individual patients.
  • Collaborates with physicians, nursing and administrative staff to maximize cost-effective use of clinical resources.
  • Provides prompt and clear communication about patients' admission, condition changes and discharge to clinicians responsible for outpatient care.
  • Participates as a team member at patient care conferences.
  • May manage the care of patients in critical care units with Intensivist support.
  • Collaborates with Medical Director in scheduling.
  • Employment is to the Legacy Health organization, as a whole, and therefore provides cross-coverage at other Legacy hospitals may be required.
  • Supervises patient care delivered by house-staff, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and others as requested.
  • Prepares accurate and timely documentation of patient care to maximize Hospital's accurate billing and collection of services.Qualification and Licensure Requirements
    • Graduate of a 4-year Medical School or equivalent and completed Internal Medicine residency.
    • Minimum of 1-year internal medicine or Chief residency experience preferred.
    • Board certified or board eligible in internal medicine.
    • Unrestricted Oregon Medical license.
    • Current ACLS certification from the American Heart Association
    • Follows guidelines set forth in Legacy's Values in Action.Benefits of Working for Legacy
      • A nonprofit that serves the community.
      • Community leader in providing healthcare and healthcare related services to the underserved.
      • Full compensation and benefits package to include competitive salary, hire-on bonuses, relocation assistance, CME allowance, full medical plan, malpractice coverage, retirement and much more.Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled. Sorry, no J1/H-1B visas.
        Responsibilities



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Keywords: Legacy Health, Vancouver , Hospitalist, Healthcare , Vancouver, Washington

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