Hospitalist

Employer
Portsmouth Regional Hospital - HM
Location
New Hampshire (NH), United States
Posted
Dec 25, 2021
Closes
Jan 25, 2022
Ref
JO000002447
Specialty
Hospital Medicine
Position Type
Physician
Hours
Full Time
Teaching Hospitalist opportunities in Portsmouth, New Hampshire!
Envision Physician Services and Portsmouth Regional Hospital are seeking full-time Teaching Hospitalists to join our team in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The team is looking for day rounders and nocturnist physicians who are excited to teach and mentor the next generations of physicians and engage with all aspects of the hospital, from medical education to hospital operations.
Teaching Services:
Four out of six services daily are teaching services. Two of the services are internal medicine residents, and the other two are family practice and psychiatry. The hospital medicine physicians play a critical role in the education of all residents at Portsmouth.
Teaching Hospitalist Profile:
  • 16-20 patient visits per day for each physician
  • 10 and 12 hour physician shifts
  • 7 on/7 off block schedule
  • Group has 2 dedicated nocturnists
  • Closed ICU
  • No procedures
  • Meditech EMR
Nocturnist will support cross coverage and admissions at night. This position requires teaching and supervision of two Portsmouth Regional Hospital residents and sometimes Tufts medical students. Admissions overnight average 8 but can increase to 12-15 rarely. Residents cross cover teaching services (4 of 6) while nocturnist cross covers non-teaching services (2 of 6). Tufts Medical School academic appointments available to interested candidates.
Internal Medicine and Family Medicine Residency program affiliated with Tufts qualified candidates must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Internal Medicine and Family Medicine.

Facility Information

Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the region's largest and most sophisticated medical center. Portsmouth Regional Hospital provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient medical services to the residents of New England's Greater Seacoast Area, stretching from the coast of Southern Maine to Northeastern Massachusetts. As a 209 bed facility, Portsmouth Regional Hospital is home to more than 200 physicians and 1,100 employees. Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the only Level II Trauma Center on the Seacoast and one of only three in New Hampshire to earn this important distinction.
Portsmouth achieves high honors for quality patient care and holds several prestigious accreditations. They include accreditation as a Chest Pain Center with PCI from the Society of Chest Pain Centers, as well as The Joint Commission's recognition as one of the Top Performers on Key Quality Measures™ and accreditation as a Primary Stroke Center. There are specialists and subspecialists available at all times including tertiary level coverage from Cardiovascular Surgery, Neurosurgery and Trauma Surgeons. The 24/7 inpatient Hospitalist/Intensivist Program and superior nursing care have earned Portsmouth Regional Hospital top recognition for patient satisfaction.


Community Information

Portsmouth, NH, a seacoast city, sits near the mouth of the Piscataqua River, which divides the states of New Hampshire and Maine. Portsmouth is at the core of a metropolitan region that includes several small cities and towns. As the nation's third oldest city, Portsmouth is rich in history and abundant with cultural activities. Portsmouth offers small-town charm blended with easy access to a host of outdoor activities and major cities. The area includes top-notch educational institutions-both public and private-along with no sales tax or state income tax. Portsmouth is located an hour away from Boston and an hour from the lakes and mountains of New Hampshire.
The geographic location, historic past and cultural strength regularly lands Portsmouth on various "best places to live" lists. It has been called "one of the most culturally rich destinations in the country" with a stimulating mix of historic buildings, sidewalk cafes, great restaurants, art galleries, jazz clubs and distinctive artisans' boutiques. Forbes Magazine named Portsmouth as one of the Top 25 Great Scenic Places to Retire in 2017.
http://www.portsmouthnh.com/

Benefits and Compensation

Envision Physician Services is a dynamic physician- and clinician-led medical group that has been offering exceptional career opportunities for more than 60 years. With more than 25,000 affiliated clinicians coast-to-coast, Envision Physician Services is nationally recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported by innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.
Candidates considering becoming a teammate at Envision Physician Services will find full-time, part-time and independent contractor opportunities available in a variety of community types, from rural and underserved communities to major metropolitan areas; practice settings, from small hospitals to academic health systems; and job levels, from entry level to senior management. Envision teammates also benefit from the following resources:
  • Strong leadership at local, regional and national levels
  • Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
  • Optimal care teams with flexible and equitable scheduling options
  • A-rated professional liability insurance
  • Extensive variety of practice settings coast-to-coast
  • Competitive compensation, including several benefit options
  • Opportunities for professional development, mentoring and career advancement
  • Clinician mental health and well-being support
  • Comprehensive education and training on leadership, management and clinical best practices, including a wide variety of CME programs
  • Clinical and scientific research opportunities

*Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status.