HOSPITALIST

Overview

FULL TIME HOSPITALIST POSITON AT BEAUTIFUL GREENWICH HOSPITAL!

 

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

 

Greenwich Hospital is a 174 bed community hospital – a state of the art facility which serves as a model for advanced health care design. This is an outstanding opportunity to work with a highly professional and well-staffed environment with an unwavering commitment to exceptional patient care and service excellence. A major academic affiliate of Yale University School of Medicine and a member of the Yale New Haven Health System, Greenwich Hospital has evolved into a progressive medical center and teaching institution with an internal medicine residency program. We represent all medical specialties and offer a wide range of medical, surgical, diagnostic and wellness programs. High quality care coupled with convenient location are reasons many patients choose Greenwich Hospital.


EEO/AA Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities

  • The staff hospitalist must be able to competently care for the hospitalized patient throughout the hospital stay. This includes emergency evaluation and triage in addition to admission to the hospital and formation of a differential diagnosis. It is essential to formulate a comprehensive care plan in accordance with the most up to date, evidence based protocols. The staff hospitalist must possess excellent communication skills and exhibit these through communication with primary medical doctors as well as in house consultant physicians and colleagues. The hospitalist must interact in a professional manner with all members of the patient care team. The hospitalist physician should participate in education of the housestaff physicians, students, nurses and all members of the patient care team. The hospitalist should keep high quality care and patient safety in mind while transitioning the patient back to the outpatient setting upon discharge. The hospitalist shall deliver the above with service excellence and pateint satisfaction in mind. Participation on Greenwich Hospital committees service is encouraged in an effort to demonstrate leadership.

Qualifications

EDUCATION

 

Medical Degree (MD, DO) and Internal Medicine Residency completion

 

EXPERIENCE

 

Inpatient Care of the Medical Patient

 

LICENSURE

 

Board Certification in Internal Medicine within one year of hire

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Procedural skills desirable but not required

 

PHYSICAL DEMAND

 

MMR is required. Varivax (chicken pox vaccine) or evidence of prior chicken pox is required. Hepatitis B (or signed declination) is required for those with potential exposure to blood/body fluids. Tdap and influenza vaccination are strongly encouraged. All shifts including overnight

 


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