Academic Hospitalists

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sep 25, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Academic Hospitalists

The Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM), Department of Medicine announces the search for a BE/BC Academic Hospitalist to join its established Hospitalist Program.


As an academic hospitalist at Temple, you will be responsible for providing direct patient care and consultative and co-management services inpatient coverage at Temple University Hospital (TUH), a 746 bed tertiary and quaternary level acute care facility and the nearby Episcopal Campus of Temple, a smaller 21 bed unit.  This position requires 12 hour shifts on both teaching and non-teaching service.  


The Hospitalist can expect to see an average of 10 – 18 patients per shift teaching service, and 8 – 16 patients per non-teaching service.   The position also requires 3.2 – 4 weeks of night coverage per year.

The successful candidate will be an MD, DO or foreign equivalent with additional training from an ACGME accredited residency in Internal Medicine.    Candidates should  have a strong interest in providing superior patient care, and medical student/resident education. Candidates with an interest in scholarly activity are also encouraged to apply.   The selected candidate must also be able to obtain in unrestricted medical license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  Rank and compensation commensurate with experience.


Procedure for Candidacy

Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are encouraged.

John Davidyock, MD, SFHM, FACP, Chief, Section of Hospital Medicine, Vice Chair, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement DOM, Associate Professor, Clinical Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Department of Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email:  Phone: 215-707-5665 Fax: 215-707-9452

The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

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