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Hospitalist

  • Job ID: 210004GB
  • Status:
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: University of Pittsburgh Physicians
  • Department:
  • Location: 620 Howard Avenue, Altoona PA 16601
  • Union Position: no
  • Salary Range: $0 / hour

Description

UPMC Altoona is now accepting ABIM/AOBIM/ABFM Board Eligible/Board Certified physicians for an exciting hospital medicine career opportunity.

We offer exceptional career growth opportunities and stability as part of a financially strong and thriving world-class health system.

Our competitive compensation and benefits package includes occurrence-based malpractice insurance, employer-funded retirement plan, paid health/dental/vision insurance, life/disability insurance, and more.

The service is currently comprised of 25 physicians and 15+ APPs who provide inpatient care with the support of medical and surgical specialists, while also coordinating care with an Intensivist Service and primary care physicians.

Each physician treats an average of 16-18 adult inpatients per day from admission through discharge. Work schedule is 7 days on, 7 days off, 12-hour shifts, with night call covered by nocturnists. Intensivist Service covers ICU. No OB or peds. No procedures, and no responsibility for code response.

Work Location(s):

  • UPMC Altoona
  • UPMC Bedford (for emergency coverage only)

Qualifications

•    Licensure, Certifications and Clearances:
•    Board Certified or Eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
•    BLS, ACLS Certified
•    Must qualify for a medical license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
•    Act 33, 34, 73

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