Hospitalist - Extensivist

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San Jose, CA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Feb 07, 2018
Job ID
Hospitalist / Extensivist for a medical group in the San Jose area
  • Hospitalists (Extensivists) are field based and generally divide their time between the hospital and post-acute care environments, where they round on a small group of patients each day.
  • Extensivists care for patients at high risk of hospital admission or readmission. Extensivists will perform their inpatient responsibilities at post-acute facilities, hospitals and patients homes. 
  • Extensivists will work with members of a disciplinary team of case managers, nurses, social workers and pharmacists to focus on transitions of care
  • Extensivists will not respond to "codes", or perform procedures
  • Extensivists will keep a regular Monday - Friday schedule and share week-end rounds with the medical group physicians.
  • Extensivists will have the best of both the inpatient and outpatient parts of medicine and will be supported by a multi-disciplinary team of care-professionals.
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine or Family Practice
  • Active Medical license in State Of CA
  • 3-15 years in clinical practice post-residency
  • Skilled diagnosing and treating wide range of medical issues in the adult population including complex cases with multiple co-morbidities