We are looking for a qualified Hospitalist to join our team of physicians in providing excellent in-house patient care. You will be responsible for managing the entire treatment process for patients who have been admitted by creating and recommending treatment plans, recording medical histories, and updating information for existing patient records with the most recent findings.
A successful candidate will be a state-certified physician with hospitalist experience.
Provide excellent patient care.
Create and recommend treatment plans.
Take patient medical histories.
Update patient information and charts with latest findings and treatments.
Order tests for healthcare staff to administer.
Review and interpret test results.
Respond to questions and concerns from patients about their health care and well-being.
Discuss proper nutrition, hygiene, and self-care with patients to promote good health.
Work with various medical staff such as an anesthesiologist, surgeons, and nurses to provide patient care.
Current M.D. or D.O. license for the state.
Certification in BCLS, ACLS required if stress tests performed or as required by specialty.
Experience with hospital medicine.
Additional Salary Information: Bonus and benefits
Internal Number: 03302018
About Paloma Medical Group
Our mission is to provide the highest quality of medical care to our patients using the most comprehensive evaluations and treatments for each patient’s specific medical needs. We are an integrated group practice specializing in pulmonary medicine, critical care, internal medicine and sleep medicine. We serve patients of all ages in San Juan Capistrano and the surrounding South Orange County, CA communities of San Clemente, Laguna Niguel, Mission Viejo, Lake Forest, Irvine and neighboring locations.
Paloma Medical Group (PMG) opened in 2001. Today, PMG’s board-certified providers offer a broad spectrum of specialized services in four main areas, including:
Pulmonary Medicine – Evaluation and care for patients with health problems involving the lungs. These include, but are not limited to, asthma, emphysema, COPD, bronchitis, interstitial lung disease, pleural effusions, pulmonary embolism, pulmonary hypertension, sarcoidosis, pulmonary fibrosis, and lung infections.
Internal Medicine – Optimally managing your health requires various services and potential procedures based on your medical history and your unique needs. Our services include comprehensive evaluations, preventive ca...re, management of acute conditions and chronic illness requiring long-term treatment, such as high blood poressure, high cholesterol, congenital heart disease, diabetes, thyroid disease, obesity and skin problems, among many others. We offer complete wellness exams, laboratory services, echocardiograms, electrocardiograms, and pulmonary function testing. We also provide vaccination, patient health education and referrals for specialty care when needed.
Sleep Medicine – Evaluation and treatment of the complete range of sleep disorders and diagnostic testing for sleep breathing difficulties, sleep apnea, obstructive sleep apnea, restless sleep and restless leg syndrome. We also treat periodic limb movement disorder, loud snoring, insomnia and idiopathic hypersomnia.
Critical Care Medicine – Assessment and care for seriously ill patients in the hospital.
The physicians and staff of PMG are committed to delivering state-of-the-art internal medicine, pulmonary services, critical care medicine and sleep medicine to our patients. Yet, we pride ourselves on our responsiveness to individual patient needs and keeping the patient at the center of our efforts and service. Our staff is committed to a culture of professionalism and patient consideration, including complete confidentiality.