Assistant Professor - Gastroenterology - Medicine - Gastroenterology (90002359)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7068998 (Ref.No. 4494-en_US)
Posted: August 19, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Employment Duration: Part-time 


The section of Gastroenterology & Hepatology is looking to a clinical psychologist that would focus on bariatric patients, with cross collaboration between the Department of Surgery and Department of Medicine. The candidate would focus on referrals as a part of the Weight Loss and Metabolic Center. This is a faculty position to provide patient care services at McNair Campus in an outpatient clinic setting.

Job Duties

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • See and evaluate new and existing patients in the clinical setting, 4-5 outpatient clinic sessions per week.
  • Develop a treatment plan for patients, including active participation with Weight Loss and Metabolic Center
  • Productivity needs to meet or exceed the levels established by the College.
  • 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





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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