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Nocturnist Hospitalist in Austin, TX in Austin at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 6/1/2024

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Job Description

TeamHealth has a new nocturnist hospitalist opening at St. David's Medical Center in Austin, Texas. This is an established program between TeamHealth and HCA, staffed with internal medicine (IM) and family medicine (FM) physicians. Our physicians work a traditional 7 on/7 off schedule for both our day and night time providers. Starting in June 2025, this location will be starting an internal medicine residency program through HCA.  St. David's Medical Center is an acute care facility with 426 beds, closed ICU, and our physicians are not required to do procedures. During the day shift (7a-7p) there are a total of 2 APCs and 8 physicians working; 7 of the rounding physicians with 1 admitter (each day-hospitalist does this every 3-4 months) and at night we have 1 nocturnists and 1 APP working from 7p-7a. The daily rounding census averages around 20-22 encounters per physician, expecting 16 admissions for the AM admitter and APCs and there are on average 12-14 admissions w/ 160-180 total cross coverage bed count at night that are covered by 2 nocturnist providers. The EMR at all campuses is Meditech. If this sounds like the position for you, please apply today! California Applicant Privacy Act:  

Position Highlights

  • Comprehensive benefits package with health insurance and optional dental and vision insurance
  • Paid professional liability insurance including tail coverage
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
  • Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization

    St. David's Medical Center

    Since 1924, St. David's Medical Center in Central Texas has provided a full range of medical services. The 350-bed acute care hospital and 64-bed rehabilitation hospital offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care with a wide range of specialty services including a 24-hour Emergency Department, women's care and breast health services, neurosciences, cardiovascular services, rehabilitation, orthopedics and joint care services. The facility has been one of IBM Watson Health's 100 Top Hospitals? for eight consecutive years in a row. The medical center campus features a comprehensive stroke center, a Certified Chest Pain Center, the full-service St. David's Rehabilitation Center, comprehensive Breast Center, and the largest Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in the region.

    Live Music Capital of the World

    Austin, Texas, is a superb place with everything you need to live in paradise! The state capital of Texas is respectfully named after Stephen F. Austin, the founder of Texas. The Texas State Capital offers everyone daily free tours for an unique experience on Texas history. This city is famously known for its eccentric art and music scene which is represented all over the city like Baylor Street and at the many museums. One top Downtown Austin hot spot is the 6th Street district where you can savor some of the nation's best microbreweries and restaurants. Go for a hike in the gateway to the hill country along scenic streams, waterfalls, and the popular swimming hole at Barton Springs Pool. In addition, Lake Travis is one popular lively attraction that offers boating, swimming, kayaking, and even its very own zip-line adventure park!

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