Part-Time Intensivist
Cogent HMG - Philadelphia, PA

This job posting is no longer available on Cogent HMG. Find similar jobs:Part Time Intensivist jobs - Cogent HMG jobs

Provide consultative Intensivist services to patients admitted in the ICU and respond as medically appropriate to a clinical crisis

Make daily rounds in the ICU, make diagnosis, order appropriate therapy and enter appropriate patient progress notes

Review and comply with admission and discharge criteria for each ICU as utilized by the Medical Staff

Dictate procedure and consult notes

Coordinate and provide on-going management of relationships between and among group Physicians, Emergency Department, Hospital Staff, Primary Care Physicians, Specialists, Health plans, patients and family members as appropriate

Facilitate Interdisciplinary rounds with the coordination of the ICU nursing director

Participate in family meeting and regularly communicate with family members

Perform procedures and/or coordinate the performance of procedures by appropriate consultants in accordance with Medical Staff credentialing requirements

Communicate continued care needs with post-ICU care accepting physician.

Facilitate implementation of ICU checklists, protocols, and care plans to standardize care using evidence based medicine.

Education, Training & Experience Required :
MD or DO

Must be Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine

Must be ACLS certified

Willingness to participate in quality improvement initiatives, preferably with leadership responsibilities

Ability to work as a team member

Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical and problem-solving skills