Hospitalist/Associate Residency Program Director
Mercy Health System currently has a full-time opportunity available for a physician to function in a dual role as a Hospitalist and Associate Residency Program Director for our Mercy Philadelphia Hospital division (located in West Philadelphia.) The physician will spend approximately 50% of his/her time in each role in a given week. He/she may also be responsible for providing coverage at our Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital campus, located in Darby, PA and a short commute from Mercy Philadelphia.
The hospitalist duties involve medical management of patients, ensuring continuity and appropriate level of care for all inpatients, and providing patients with appropriate instructions for outpatient follow-up. Hospitalists also play an integral role in medical staff affairs, quality committee and utilization. Strong support is provided from the clinical documentation specialists, care coordination and the quality departments.
In the role of Associate Residency Program Director, the physician will oversee the didactic programs of the Internal Medicine Residency; assist with the preparation of documents, meetings and related activities including quality improvement projects; supervise the medical student rotations in internal medicine, participate in the recruitment, selection, evaluation, etc. of the residents; provide lectures on general medical topics and participate in the appropriate hospital committees.
Applicants must be a PA licensed medical doctor with board certification in Internal Medicine. This employed position includes a competitive salary, including malpractice coverage, paid vacation and CME, health and dental insurance, a 403(b) plan. The area boasts wonderful family oriented residential communities. There is quick access to historic Philadelphia with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants. Beaches, mountains, New York City and Washington DC are also just a short drive away.
Submit your CV to:
Mercy Physician Network
Mercy Health System
One West Elm Street, Suite 100
Conshohocken, PA 19428
Email: MPN Recruitment