COVENANT MEDICAL CENTER INC Hospitalist in WATERLOO, Iowa
Covenant Medical Center, Inc. seeks a Hospitalist at its facility in Waterloo, IA (may also work as needed at Sartori Memorial Hospital in Cedars Falls, IA) to manage patients through the continuum of hospital care, including seeing patients in the ER, following them into the critical care unit and facilitating post-acute care such as home health care, skilled nursing care and specialized rehabilitation; make decisions regarding modifications in treatment plans; provide expedited care and testing at the hospital facility as needed; analyze records, reports, test results or examination information to diagnose medical conditions of patients; prescribe and administer medicine, therapy and other specialized medical care; consult with other key individuals in the hospital including medical and surgery consultants, discharge planners, clergy and others; explain procedures, discuss test results and serve as principal contact person for hospital patients and patientsi families; maintain contact with patientsi referring physicians; discharge hospital patients; work with mid-level providers and be able to provide assistance and supervise them as and when requested in the care of inpatients as well as pre-operative consultations; supervise code 4/code ibluei resuscitation efforts; and place central lines and intubate patients in elective, urgent and emergent situations. This position involves 7 days on, 7 days off rotating schedule. Minimum Requirements: Medical degree, completion of Internal Medicine residency program, and a valid Iowa medical license.To apply, please send resume to Lori Landsgard, Physician Recruitment,Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-Iowa, 3421 West 9th Street, Waterloo, Iowa 50702. Please reference job title when applying.