Medicine - General Medicine (Assistant Professor) - Medicine - General Medicine (90002376)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7088226 (Ref.No. 9225-en_US)
Posted: November 1, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Department of Medicine is seeking full-time Nocturnists to provide Hospital Medicine services at BSLMC Hospital. The ideal candidates are patient-centered, and committed to excellence in providing quality care in an inpatient setting.  Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Internal or Family Medicine.  


Benefits include:

  • Flexible schedule allows for work life balance, (7 on/14 off) 
  • Competitive compensation package and benefits (medical, dental, vision, FSA)
  • CME allowance
  • Paid malpractice coverage
  • Continued Training and Education Resources
  • Administrative support
  • Moonlighting shifts available

Job Duties

  • Performs a variety of duties such as H&Ps, medical orders, and provides care to assigned patients.
  • Makes clinical decisions relative to inpatient management through collaboration with Hospitalists and Consults.
  • Works in partnership with an interdisciplinary team in the development and delivery of patient care.
  • Facilitates appropriate admissions by initiating orders, coordinating with appropriate attending physician, and moderating medication reconciliation process.
  • Assists with discharge summary as per Hospitalist service standards. Communicates with physicians, nursing staff, residents and other members of the medical team to maintain current and accurate updates in patient status.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of and exemplifies the Baylor College of Medicine core values, respects patients, service providers, organizational confidentiality and HIPAA Security procedures and protocols.
  • Participates in division meetings, quality improvement projects and other activities of the Hospital Medicine Program.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BC/BE Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
  • Current valid license to practice medicine in the State of Texas 
  • Current DEA certificate (or in progress)
  • Proficiency in documenting and billing in any setting above, or in the hospitalist setting





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



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.