Assistant Professor - Gastroenterology - Medicine - Gastroenterology (90002359)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7066243 (Ref.No. 3713-en_US)
Posted: May 13, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Location: Clinic at McNair Campus 7200 Cambridge Street Suite 8B & Endoscopy Outpatient/Inpatient Services at Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center.

This is a faculty position with the Department of Medicine in the section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology to provide patient care services at McNair Campus in an outpatient clinic setting, endoscopy outpatient services and inpatient consult at Baylor St. Luke's in the medical center.

Duties include direct patient care and participation in the education of medical students or residents.

Job Duties
  • Faculty members are expected to demonstrate competency in each of the following areas:
  • See and evaluate new and existing patients in the clinical setting, in addition to 4-5 outpatient endoscopy sessions per week.
  • Participate in the inpatient consult service at Baylor St. Luke's
  • Develop a treatment plan for patients
  • Physician productivity needs to meet or exceed the levels established by the College.
  • Participate in all routine clinical meetings held with the immediate work group.
  • Maintain required certifications and licensing.
  • Become familiar with Electronic Medical Record system, enter data into EMR, and develop a level of competency to document all patient encounters.
  • Complete all documentation in a timely manner to enable billing operations.
  • Orders for diagnostic services and referrals to specialists.
  • Be an active member of a clinical group practice, including educational activities such as participate in Grand Rounds, monthly faculty meetings & retreats
  • Share call responsibilities within the clinical group and provide medical care to the patients of other providers when they are not available.
  • Meet or exceed all quality indicators
  • Maintain professionalism in relationships with students, faculty, ancillary and administrative staff.
  • All professional billing and appropriate credentialing paperwork must be completed/renewed well ahead of their expiration.
Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education: M.D.

Minimum Job Experience: Residency & Fellowship training in Gastroenterology

Minimum Certification/Licenses/Registration: License from Texas Medical Board certification. Board required to practice medicine in the state of Texas.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.


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Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


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