Physician - Academics - Hospitalist - Seeking Hospitalist (Academics in Texas)

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center/ The Hospitals of Providence
El Paso County, TX
Closing date
Jun 30, 2022

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Doctors, Pharmaceutical, Physicians/Nurses
Organization Type
Instructor or Higher, Internal Medicine (Hospital Medicine)

TTUHSC El Paso - Transmountain and Tenet Healthcare have collaborated on the development of a new set of clinical and educational programs, designed to serve medical students, nursing students and resident physicians; to include Internal Medicine, Family Medicine and Psychiatry. The facilities are designed to serve the healthcare needs of El Paso and Southern New Mexico, while also providing a world-class training site for up to 100 medical residents across a multi-year program.

Position Description
Contributes to the university's mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

The ideal candidate must:
  • Have a passion for ambulatory care and teaching
  • Desire to be part of a stimulating academic environment
    • Have a strong interest in professional development
    • Teaching, both didactic and clinical
    • Quality improvement
    • Conducting scholarly projects

Required Qualifications
  • M.D. / D.O.
  • Successful completion of an ACGME accredited residency program in Internal Medicine
  • Licensed or eligible for an unrestricted medical license in the State of Texas

Preferred Qualifications
  • Two or more years of experience as a hospitalist
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Experience as a Hospitalist in a community hospital setting
  • Experience working with residents as part of the hospitalist team
  • Regional or emerging national reputation for the rank of Associate Professor or Higher

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provides consultations and clinical services in an inpatient setting
  • Attends inpatient consultations in areas of specialty
  • Participates in continuing education activities to maintain or enhance knowledge and skills
  • Collaborates with leadership group(s) to improve inpatient Quality of Care at teaching hospital
  • Supervises residents and participates in teaching activities for medical students and/or residents
  • Refers patients to medical specialist, social services or other professionals as appropriate
  • Extensive and ongoing communications with community primary care physicians who routinely manage the care of patients currently in hospital
  • Completes all clinical and professional records and documentation accurately and timely to assure compliance with local, state and federal regulatory, licensure and accreditation requirements
  • Participates in committees and other administrative duties as assigned
  • Conducts discharge planning and discharges patients

About El Paso

El Paso has been ranked one of the "50 Safest Metro Cities in America 2017' by the SafeWise Report. Nestled between the Franklin Mountains and the Rio Grande, city residents enjoy:
- 300 + days of sunshine a year
- Hiking
- Vineyards/wineries
- Historic/cultural sites
- Museums
- Zoo
- Biking, casinos, golf courses, shopping, fine dining, theatre, minor league baseball/soccer games
- International airport centrally located
- Affordable cost of living
- Area well known for the top ranked public and private schools

Experience the personally rewarding practice of medicine, in a city that is reborn.

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
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