The Hospitalist is responsible for provision of direct, primary in-patient care to patients in the Medical Acute Care Unit (MACU) of Hebrew Rehabilitation Center (HRC). The MACU, licensed as an LTAC, is designed to accommodate the clinical needs of post surgical and post ICU medically complex patients, especially those with respiratory care or mechanical ventilation needs.
Education: Awarded degree of MD or DO with ACGME accredited internal medicine or family practice residency (3 years minimum). Successful completion of ACGME accredited geriatric medicine fellowship preferred
License: Valid and unrestricted Massachusetts Medical License. Must maintain CME to meet institutional and state licensing requirements
Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine Certification in Internal Medicine currently valid or renewed prior to expiration or equivalent.
ABIM added certification in gerontology currently valid or renewed prior to expiration preferred.
Federal DEA Certification.
CPR, BLS, ACLS as indicated by specific practice location
Pre-employment physical examination and medical history check.