MedStar Washington Hospital Center - Nocturnist

Washington, DC

Position Summary:

MedStar Health offers a uniquely rewarding career in a major marketplace. Shape your future in health care in the kind of setting that's right for you and your practice. Become part of an organization that welcomes your experience, input, and leadership—as a clinician and healthcare expert.

As a Hospitalist or Nocturnist, you will provide inpatient internal medicine care within the hospital setting, including admitting patients, performing physical exams, ordering tests, diagnosing, performing hospital rounds, and planning for discharge, while following all established policies for maintenance and signing of medical records; contributing to the achievement of department goals; and adhering to policies, procedures, and quality and safety standards.

Ideal candidates will be board-certified and team players who are committed to excellence in healthcare delivery, quality, and safety.

As a not-for-profit, 912-bed academic and research center, MedStar Washington Hospital Center is the largest and busiest hospital in the greater Washington, D.C., metropolitan region. The hospital serves as a referral center for patients with the most complex conditions, as well as a safety-net provider for residents of our immediate community. With 400,000 annual patient visits, the Hospital Center is renowned for handling the region's most challenging cases in such areas as trauma, burn, cardiovascular disease, stroke, cancer, and neurosurgery. MedStar Washington offers an experienced medical/dental and surgical staff of 1,500 physicians and 350 advanced practice providers, and at any given time is leading or participating in more than 330 clinical research trials. With this level of expertise and experience, MedStar Washington attracts approximately 350 residents and fellows annually to its 40 clinical residency and fellowship programs.

Our reputation for excellence is well-earned: U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks MedStar Washington Hospital Center as one of the nation's top 50 hospitals for cardiology and heart surgery. Our MedSTAR Trauma Center, offering the nation's highest level of comprehensive care for critical multiple injuries, is recognized nationally for outstanding outcomes. We were the first in the area to be designated by The Joint Commission as a Comprehensive Stroke Center. We offer the region's only adult Burn Center, which has served as a national model in advanced burn care therapies. Our programs in cancer, critical care, diabetes, gastroenterology, nephrology, orthopaedics, pulmonology, and urology have also earned national respect. Nearly 10 years ago, recognizing the vital importance of nursing professional development, MedStar Washington established the Center for Excellence in Nursing, one of the nation's first hospital-based facilities dedicated to nursing education. And in 2017, our nursing department earned Pathway to Excellence Designation®.

As a MedStar Medical Group clinician, you can expect:
  • A very competitive salary and signing bonus
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Generous paid time off
  • CME leave and CME allowance
  • Retirement plan – 403-B with % employer match

Be a part of a nationally-recognized health system and the largest provider of health services in the Baltimore/Washington region. With our vast resources and capabilities at your disposal, you can expand your clinical expertise. Enjoy a rich career and a quality of life unique to Baltimore and the mid-Atlantic region, which features a mix of urban, suburban, and rural communities.

We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.

Why join MedStar Medical Group?

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.

MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.
Washington
Washington, D.C.

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