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Sanford Health Physician - Internal Medicine - Hospitalist in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Location SD, Sioux Falls

Specialty Internal Medicine - Hospitalist

Visas Accepted N/A

Practice Details

Sanford Clinic has an opening for Hospitalists to provide medical care to patients of Sioux Falls, SD and the surrounding area. Job Description: Diagnose, treat, or provide continuous care to hospital inpatients. Duties include examination, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitative services. More specific duties include but are not limited to: prescribing medications or treatment regimens to hospital inpatients; admitting patients for hospital stays; writing patient discharge summaries and send them to primary care physicians; conducting discharge planning and discharging patients; ordering or interpreting the results of tests such as laboratory tests and radiographs (x-rays); communicating with patients’ primary care physicians upon admission, when treatment plans change, or at discharge to maintain continuity and quality of care; referring patients to medical specialists; social services or other professionals as appropriate; participating in continuing education activities to maintain or enhance knowledge and skills and attending inpatient consultations in areas of specialty.

Minimum Requirements:

Education: Medical degree or foreign equivalent in Medicine Training: 36 month Internal Medicine Residency. Number of months of training required is dependent upon the number of months necessary to complete medical training leading to completion of a residency program in Internal Medicine. Experience: None License: South Dakota state medical license or ability to obtain. BC/BE

Job Function Physicians

Req Number R-0095546

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sanford and its affiliate brands have consistently operated under the principle of equal treatment for all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, disability, military or veteran status, in regard to public assistance or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law.