Hospitalist Physician Opportunity in San Antonio, TX, Live Oak, Texas (TX)

Created 08/19/2021
Date expired 04/21/2024
Reference JO000005095
Category Hospitalist
Country USA
State Texas (TX)
City Live Oak
Salary Competitive
Envision Physician Services is seeking Hospitalist and Nocturnist Physicians at Northeast Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, TX.

We have immediate needs for a full time nocturnist.

We are seeking highly skilled and compassionate Hospitalist Physicians to join our collegial hospital medicine team Northeast Methodist Hospital. As a Hospitalist Physician, you will be an integral part of our team, providing comprehensive inpatient care to our diverse patient population. Your expertise in managing acute and chronic conditions, collaborating with a multidisciplinary team, and ensuring efficient patient flow will contribute to exceptional patient outcomes and experiences.

Responsibilities:
  1. Physician Staffing:
    • Participate in a 20-physician program, providing physician staffing coverage.
    • Daytime staffing: 9 physicians.
    • Nighttime coverage: 1 physician with 1 APP (Advanced Practice Provider).
  2. Open ICU Management:
    • Collaborate with Intensivists to manage the Open ICU.
    • Intensivists are available 24/7, either on-site or reachable by phone.
    • Coordinate admissions and consultations with the Intensivist team.
    • Act as the primary attending physician for patients in the Open ICU, regardless of their location.
  3. Code and Procedure Responsibilities:
    • ED providers are responsible for running codes.
    • Physicians may perform procedures if they are privileged, although time constraints may limit these opportunities.
  4. Round and Go Model:
    • Admissions follow a round-robin model from 7 am to 3 pm, with each physician participating.
    • From 3 pm to 5 pm, one provider handles admissions, and from 5 pm to 7 pm, another provider takes over.
    • Late calls are not part of the round-robin system.

Qualifications:
  • Medical degree from an accredited medical school.
  • Board certification or eligibility in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine.
  • Active medical license and unrestricted ability to practice medicine.
  • Must be a valid US Citizen or Permanent Resident. Unfortunately we cannot consider J-1 or H-1B Visa holders at this hospital.
  • Demonstrated experience in hospital medicine and managing acute and chronic conditions.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficiency in using electronic health record (EHR) systems.

Position Offers:
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Employee Status plus benefits
  • Paid "A" Rated Malpractice Insurance Coverage
  • Flexible Scheduling

Note: This job description provides a general overview of the responsibilities and requirements for the position of Physician - Hospitalist in the Northeast Methodist HM program. Specific duties and expectations may vary based on the organization's policies, practices, and patient population.

Northeast Methodist Hospital, a 237 bed facility, has played a major role in the phenomenal economic growth experienced in northeast Bexar County. Located in the city of Live Oak (suburb of San Antonio) at Interstate 35 and Judson Road, Northeast Methodist Hospital has undergone significant renovations to completely upgrade and expand the facility and services to better meet the needs of the surrounding communities.

LIVE OAK- You'll find Live Oak to be the hidden gem in South Texas. Our location is very convenient to all major shopping, outdoor activities and businesses. Located just northeast of San Antonio, within the I-35 and 1604 corridor, our community is well-known for its family friendly atmosphere, great restaurants, and excellent shopping. Geographically located 15 miles northeast of downtown San Antonio, the City of Live Oak offers close proximity to major destination centers such as regional shopping & dining, and local tourism venues like the Alamo, the San Antonio Riverwalk, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, and Sea World.

Envision Physician Services is a dynamic physician- and clinician-led medical group that has been offering exceptional career opportunities for more than 60 years. With our national network of clinicians who are committed to delivering high-quality care, Envision Physician Services is nationally recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported by innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.

Candidates considering becoming a teammate at Envision Physician Services will find full-time, part-time and independent contractor opportunities available in a variety of community types, from rural and underserved communities to major metropolitan areas; practice settings, from small hospitals to academic health systems; and job levels, from entry level to senior management. Envision teammates also benefit from the following resources:

  • Strong leadership at local, regional and national levels
  • Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
  • Optimal care teams with flexible and equitable scheduling options
  • A-rated professional liability insurance
  • Extensive variety of practice settings coast-to-coast
  • Competitive compensation, including several benefit options
  • Opportunities for professional development, mentoring and career advancement
  • Clinician mental health and well-being support
  • Comprehensive education and training on leadership, management and clinical best practices, including a wide variety of CME programs
  • Clinical and scientific research opportunities

*Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status.

Company Information

Envision Physician Services is a leading national medical group, delivering care when and where it's needed most. Our team of clinicians specializes in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgery and women's and children's care. Together, we care for more than 29 million patients a year and support healthcare partners at 1,400 clinical departments across the nation.

As a part of Envision Healthcare, we are making a meaningful difference in patients' lives and driving innovations that improve the delivery of care and the health of communities in every corner of America. We treat patients through more than 16 million emergency department and inpatient encounters, support the delivery of more than 144,000 babies, conduct more than 8 million radiology reads and provide more than 2.4 million anesthesia cases each year.

We are focused on protecting and empowering clinicians so they can focus on what matters most - caring for patients. We do this by providing mental health and well-being resources, administrative support, clinical best practices, clinical research opportunities, leadership coaching and more. Our unique structure enables us to develop local practices that support clinicians with regionally-based clinical leaders and operational expertise from our expansive nationwide network.

Each Envision partner facility or health system has its own unique culture, but all of our sites recruit and hire clinicians who share the group's core values of being patient-focused, team-oriented and caregiver-inspired.

Envision Physician Services values the diverse perspectives and experiences of our teams. We recognize that through our collective expertise, we can improve the delivery of care for patients and clinicians. Learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion here and how we are supporting clinician wellness here. We are proud to be an EOE/AA employer.
Employer Envision Physician Services