The facility has 40 beds, including acute/telemetry, with an average occupancy census of 75%. There is also inpatient psychiatry and a 10 bed closed ICU with fully staffed Intensivist Team. The Stratton VAMC is closely affiliated with the Albany Medical College (AMC), providing first class training to both residents and fellows. The selected candidate will function as a cooperative and collegial member of team. Potential for academic appointment through our affiliate.Learn more about this agency
The selected candidate participates in and/or manages the care or patients on the medical and surgical wards, nursing home care unit, behavioral health care unit to include clinical and administrative components.
Duties of the position include, but are not limited to:
- Teaching and mentoring medical students, residents, and fellows.
- Performing rounds on assigned medical wards, managing and participating in the patients' care.
- Performing consultation for surgical services, emergency room, nursing home care units, and behavioral health care units.
- Performing appropriate clinical and administrative functions.
- Participating in quality management and peer review activities.
Work Schedule: Eight hour shift, Monday - Friday
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Call: Required day time shifts, evening shifts , weekend shifts, and / or telephone call from home. Shifts are rotated through the other hospitalist staff.
IP: Average teaching service team size is 10-15 patients. There are two teaching teams. Each team is comprised of one Hospitalist, one PGY2/3, and three PGY1. One or two AMC Medical Students and an occasional PA student to round out the teaching teams. The teams cover two 20-bed med/surg patients and are complimented by an independent ICU service supervisor by a pulmonary/critical care physician.
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