The Department of Medicine Hospitalist will serve as the attending of record or as a consultant for adult medical inpatients and provide clinical care through the continuum of their hospitalization. The Hospitalist will focus on patient safety, quality, and other initiatives in the acute care setting and will also be responsible for direct supervision and training of medical students, residents, and other trainees. The Hospitalist will also provide medical consultative services, including perioperative evaluation.
Essential Generic Job Functions (List in order of importance):
Contacts: Will have frequent contact with Department of Medicine, ETD and other HUMC physicians, nurses, and other staff. Will have frequent contact with patients admitted to the Inpatient Medical Service, as well as the families of these patients.
Knowledge, Education and Skills Required: