AL #7002P: hospitalist need near Birmingham, AL
>125 bed hospital in need of day hospitalists due to program growth. Hospitalist program census averages <70 covered by 4 hospitalists during the day, with single coverage at night. ICU coverage and short term vent management are required, but other procedures are optional. Hospitalists work 12 hour shifts in a 7 on/7 off schedule, Monday-Sunday. Good specialty backup, but high acuity patients are typically shipped to sister tertiary care facility.
Board Certified or Eligible IM candidates preferred. FP or MedPed candidates with substantial inpatient experience definitely considered, but this program covers adult patients only.
Located in the governmental county seat less than an hour from both Birmingham and Tuscaloosa, this community of >25K offers a diverse economy. Plenty of shopping, dining, and entertainment options, as well as a great variety of outdoor recreation options (including a large lake within 20 minutes) make this community suitable for all ages.
- Job Type: Permanent Opportunity
- Location: Alabama
- Job Number: AL #7002P
- Salary: Base salary is $240K plus bonuses for quality and productivity. Hospital employment provides benefits, signing bonus, relocation assistance and possible loan repayment.