Hospitalist - South Dakota - Aberdeen
Sanford Clinic has an opening for a Hospitalist Physician to provide medical care to patients of Aberdeen, SD and the surrounding area.
Job Description: Diagnose, treat, or provide continuous care to hospital inpatients. Duties include examination, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitative services. More specific duties include but are not limited to: prescribing medications or treatment regimens to hospital inpatients; admitting patients for hospital stays; writing patient discharge summaries and send them to primary care physicians; conducting discharge planning and discharging patients; ordering or interpreting the results of tests such as laboratory tests and radiographs (x-rays); communicating with patients’ primary care physicians upon admission, when treatment plans change, or at discharge to maintain continuity and quality of care; referring patients to medical specialists; social services or other professionals as appropriate; participating in continuing education activities to maintain or enhance knowledge and skills and attending inpatient consultations in areas of specialty.
Education: Medical degree or foreign equivalent in Medicine
Training: 36 month Internal Medicine Residency. Number of months of training required is dependent upon the number of months necessary to complete medical training leading to completion of a residency program in Internal Medicine.
License: South Dakota state medical license or ability to obtain. BC/BE
Qualified applicants should send resumes and cover letters to:
Tracy Kearney, Physician Recruiter
Sanford Health Physician Recruitment
PO Box 5066
Sioux Falls, SD 57117