Hospitalist- Peninsula Regional Medical Center

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The faculty physician is responsible for the care of patients in the hospital and clinics, as well as research, educational and advocacy initiatives as determined by the Division Chief and/or the Center leadership.

Roles Responsibility
Provide clinical services for patients, Manage direct patient care, Improve continuity of care, Provide on-call services, Actively participate in family centered care, Conduct research, Participate in reviewing manuscripts, Publish in peer-reviewed journals, Submit applications for grants or contracts for funding, Participate in research committees, workshop special interest groups, Participate in CNMC's medical education programs, Provide timely feedback to trainees, Ensure adequate orientation for the care that the trainees deliver, Supervise and train clinical professionals and students effectively, Follow established bylaws, policies and procedures, Identify problems related to patient services, Cooperate and participate in the development
Desired Qualification
Minimum EducationMedical Doctor (M.D.) Medical degree from an accredited medical school (Required)Minimum Work Experience0 years (Required)Required Skills/KnowledgeKnowledge of current principles, methods and procedures for the delivery of medical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment in the area of expertise.Knowledge of legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care.Ability to function independently in evaluating patient problems and developing a plan for patient care.Ability to incorporate ethical concepts into patient care and discuss these with the patient, family, and other members of the health care team.Ability to supervise, advice, and train clinical professionals and/or students in area of expertise.Ability to maintain quality, safety , and/or infection control standards.Demonstrates a personal commitment to Continuing Medical Education and remains current on the developments and progress in his/her subspecialty.Demonstrates knowledge of and complies with legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care.Required Licenses and Certifications Fully licensed and credentialed attending staff category physician on the medical staff of ***** ***** Medical Center (Required) Board certified or eligible for board certification in primary practice specialty (Required) Board certification in relevant secondary specialty (Preferred)Functional AccountabilitiesCommitment to World Class Care Provide clinical services for patients at ***** Hospital and other approved sites in an ethical, professional and timely manner. Provide oversight of the medical care team and manage direct patient care for a specified patient population; improve continuity of care, customer service and partnerships with community medical providers through timely completion of records and communication. Provide on-call services as determined by the division leadership. Actively participate in family centered care and communicate in a professional and compassionate manner; refer patients to specialists and to relevant ancillary services as appropriate. Appropriately utilize the defined chain of command and escalation policies. Respond to team members and outside medical providers in a timely and respectful manner; communicate clearly to trainees expectations regarding patient updates and notifications of significant clinical changes, and encourages questions from trainees. Commitment to AdvocacyContribute scholarly effort to the advancement of public policy to promote population-based pediatric health and well being. Teach patients and families about treatment, prevention, and care enhancement techniques. Participate in specific health promotion, education and/or prevention programs. Contribute scholarly effort to the advancement of public policy that promotes population-based pediatric health and well being. Commitment to ResearchConduct research of significant scientific value in the clinical and translational science area(s) relevant to his/her practice specialty.Participate in reviewing manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals.Publish in peer-reviewed, scientific, quality and management journals.Submit applications for grants or contracts for funding of research projects.Participate in research committees, workshop special interest groups, etc.Commitment to EducationParticipate in CNMC's medical education programs through learning activities with colleagues and trainees. Participate as appropriate in hospital/university –wide educational programs. Participate as appropriate in local, regional and ***** educational efforts. Provide timely feedback to trainees. Ensure adequate orientation for the care that the trainees deliver. Supervise and train clinical professionals and students effectively Commitment to Quality & ComplianceFollow established bylaws, policies and procedures, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards. Adequately and promptly complete all clinical documentation as required by JCAHO, other regulatory bodies and/or the Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules and Regulations and Policies and Procedures include complete clinical charge documentation. Identify problems related to patient services and make recommendations for improvement. Cooperate and participate in the development, implementation and revision of policies affecting medical practice, judgment and quality of care; Participate as a member of special care teams, Medical Staff and hospital committees. Review and prepare protocol for use by staff. Evaluate patient care according to adopted protocol and Quality Assurance program criteria. Participate in evaluation of peers and support staff; acknowledge and report medical and/or other errors as well as participate in efforts to prevent them. Organizational AccountabilitiesOrganizational Accountabilities (Staff)Organizational Commitment/Identification Anticipate and responds to customer needs; follows up until needs are metTeamwork/Communication Demonstrate collaborative and respectful behaviorPartner with all team members to achieve goalsReceptive to others’ ideas and opinionsPerformance Improvement/Problem-solving Contribute to a positive work environmentDemonstrate flexibility and willingness to changeIdentify opportunities to improve clinical and administrative processesMake appropriate decisions, using sound judgmentCost Management/Financial Responsibility Use resources efficientlySearch for less costly ways of doing thingsSafety Speak up when team members appear to exhibit unsafe behavior or performanceContinuously validate and verify information needed for decision making or documentationStop in the face of uncertainty and takes time to resolve the situationDemonstrate accurate, clear and timely verbal and written communicationActively promote safety for patients, families, visitors and co-workersAttend carefully to important details - practicing Stop, Think, Act and Review in order to self-check behavior and performance
Type
Full Time
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