Physician Careers at Lifespan

Hospitalist Job

Job Number: LPG17218

Job Title: Hospitalist

Department: Hospitalist Medicine - 8054048

Facility: Lifespan Physician Group, Inc. - Providence

Location: Providence, RI

A minimum of a U.S. medical degree (MD or DO) or foreign equivalent, Board Eligibility/Certification in Internal Medicine, and eligibility for a Rhode Island medical license.
Full-time position working for Lifespan Physician Group, Inc., 167 Point Street, Providence, RI, providing Hospitalist services at The Miriam Hospital, 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI. Responsibilities include conducting initial patient assessments and admissions, formulating and implementing treatment plans, scheduling and reviewing clinical and diagnostic tests, providing updates to primary care physicians and family members, conducting multiple rounds daily as necessary for the acuity of patients’ conditions, coordinating and integrating specialty and subspecialty consultations, coordinating patient transfers to and from the ICU, medical/surgical unit, and or skilled nursing facilities, coordinating discharge planning, and performing administrative duties related to position, including serving on assigned hospital committies and attendance at group meetings. Normal work schedule is 15 shifts (day and nights shifts) per month and additional shifts as assigned.