OB Hospitalist Physician

  • Job Reference: 1326783069-2
  • Date Posted: 16 May 2024
  • Recruiter: CommonSpirit Health
  • Location: Folsom, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Care in the community, Care workers, Nurses, Senior Care workers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Overview
Mercy Medical Group (MMG), a large multi-specialty medical group in the Sacramento region, is looking to add a BC part time (.6 FTE) OB Hospitalist Physician to their team. Responsibilities would include covering the OB emergency department, covering patients in labor & delivery, providing emergency gynecological consults, and being available for surgical assist needs. Great opportunity for someone looking for more work-life balance!

Opportunity Highlights:
  • Incoming physicians would be based out of Mercy Hospital of Folsom
  • Hospital does approximately 600-700 births/year
  • Join a growing program which will consist of 3 dedicated Ob Hospitalists and support from a large pool of clinic based doctors in the program
  • 24 hour back-up Ob on-call
  • Part-time opportunity that includes seven 12 hour shifts/month and shifts can be done as 24 hour shifts.
  • Three 12 hour back-up shifts a month required (home call)
  • Level I nursery with support from the Level lll NICU at Mercy San Juan Medical Center
  • Shareholder track opportunity
  • Generous compensation and benefits
  • Employer provided malpractice insurance (OB Hospitalists Only)
Compensation Range: $180,000 - $200,000 / Year

Mercy Medical Group (MMG) is a dynamic, growing organization with a long-standing history of providing exceptional medical care in the Sacramento area. MMG is a large multi-specialty medical group of 500+ providers comprised of primary care physicians, specialists in more than 30 medical and surgical specialties, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners. These professionals provide seamless primary and specialty care, working together to meet the unique needs of each individual patient.

MMG clinicians provide services to patients at Dignity Health Medical Foundation locations throughout Sacramento. Mercy Medical Group is aligned with Dignity Health, operating on a medical foundation model. Dignity Health is one of the largest healthcare systems in the nation, and the largest healthcare system in California, with more than 40 hospitals and 400 care centers serving communities across California, Arizona, and Nevada.

Dignity Health is a part of CommonSpirit Health , one of the nation's largest health systems dedicated to advancing health for all people.

Community Description
Nestled in the heart of Northern California, Folsom offers residents a unique and appealing blend of natural beauty, historical significance, and modern amenities. Known for its picturesque setting along the American River and the expansive Folsom Lake, the city provides abundant opportunities for outdoor activities, from hiking and biking to water sports. Folsom's historic district charms with its well-preserved architecture and a vibrant community atmosphere, hosting a variety of local shops, restaurants, and cultural events. With excellent schools, a strong sense of community, and a commitment to maintaining a high quality of life, Folsom stands out as an ideal place for families and individuals seeking a balanced and enriching living experience in the Sacramento metropolitan area.

Responsibilities
Patient Care:
  • Diagnose and treat various medical conditions.
  • Develop and implement comprehensive treatment plans.
  • Conduct thorough medical examinations and histories.
Communication:
  • Communicate effectively with patients, families, and healthcare teams.
  • Provide clear and concise medical information.
  • Foster a collaborative and patient-centered approach to healthcare.
Documentation:
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records.
  • Document medical findings, diagnoses, and treatment plans.
  • Ensure compliance with coding and billing regulations.
Diagnostic Procedures:
  • Order and interpret diagnostic tests, such as lab work and imaging.
  • Perform procedures as needed
  • Collaborate with specialists for further diagnostic evaluation.
Team Collaboration:
  • Collaborate with nurses, specialists, and other healthcare professionals.
  • Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings and case discussions.
  • Provide consultative services to other healthcare providers.
Quality Improvement:
  • Participate in quality assurance and improvement initiatives.
  • Review and analyze clinical outcomes for continuous improvement.
  • Implement changes to enhance patient care and safety.
Compliance:
  • Adhere to ethical and legal standards in medical practice.
  • Stay informed about healthcare regulations and compliance requirements.
  • Participate in quality audits to ensure adherence to standards.
Continuous Learning:
  • Stay abreast of medical advancements and best practices.
  • Participate in ongoing medical education and training.
  • Contribute to the development of clinical protocols and guidelines.
Qualifications
  • A valid and unrestricted California medical license
  • Board eligible or board certified in specified area of medical specialty (ABMS or AOA)
  • Completion of an accredited post-graduate training program
Pay Range
$151.00 - $160.00 /hour