• Unit Medical Director, Days (7 a.m.- 3 p.m.) Monday- Friday, Wkend call 1:4
• Unit Medical Director, Days (8 a.m. - 4 p.m.) Monday- Friday, Wkend call 1:4
• Nocturnist (7 on 7 off) - 9 p.m. - 7 a.m. Sunday- Saturday
• Day (7 on 7 off) 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Sunday- Saturday
The staff hospitalist must be able to competently care for the hospitalized patient throughout the hospital stay. This includes emergency evaluation and triage in addition to admission to the hospital and formation of a differential diagnosis. It is essential to formulate a comprehensive care plan in accordance with the most up to date, evidence based protocols. The staff hospitalist must possess excellent communication skills and exhibit these through communication with primary medical doctors as well as in house consultant physicians and colleagues. The hospitalist must interact in a professional manner with all members of the patient care team. The hospitalist physician should participate in education of the housestaff physicians, students, nurses and all members of the patient care team. The hospitalist should keep high quality care and patient safety in mind while transitioning the patient back to the outpatient setting upon discharge. The hospitalist shall deliver the above with service excellence and pateint satisfaction in mind. Participation on Greenwich Hospital committees service is encouraged in an effort to demonstrate leadership.