OB/GYN Hospitalist

Employer
Atlanta Women’s Health Group
Location
Acworth, Georgia
Posted
Jul 12, 2021
Closes
Jul 12, 2022
Ref
2102944
Specialty
Obstetrics
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Atlanta Women's Health Group (AWHG) is active in growing a team of experienced Obstetrician/Gynecologists to enhance its OB/GYN hospitalist program at Northside Hospital-Cherokee and Northside Hospital-Forsyth. AWHG is more than 100-physician strong and collectively is one of the largest OB/GYN groups in the southeast, responsible for serving approximately 300,000 patients, representing over 400,000 visits annually, and delivering approximately 12,000 babies annually.

JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • In-house obstetric coverage for AWHG patients (ante-partum, labor & delivery, and post-partum)
  • All obstetrical and non-obstetrical emergencies such as maternal code blues, shoulder dystocia, prolapsed cord, maternal and gynecologic hemorrhage and shock
  • All C-section and vaginal deliveries if the patient’s obstetrician is not yet available or detained with another patient
  • OB/Gyn Hospitalist will start (and finish if needed) all deliveries mentioned above
  • OB/Gyn Hospitalist will manage all unassigned patients (when the patient does not have an obstetrician) in ante-partum, labor & delivery, and post-partum wards
  • OB/Gyn Hospitalist will cover all gynecology emergencies, in particular ectopic pregnancies, hemorrhage and shock due to gynecologic problems
  • OB/Gyn Hospitalist will be available for nurse and/or physician consultations, and will receive shift reports from the Labor and Delivery Charge Nurse
  • OB/Gyn Hospitalist will round daily on the patients, as appropriate, in L&D and Family Centered Care (post-partum)
  • OB/Gyn Hospitalist will act as first assistant on emergency C-sections, hysterectomies, and ectopic pregnancies when a surgical assistant is not readily available
  • OB/Gyn Hospitalist will accept and manage maternal transfers
  • OB/Gyn Hospitalist will attend to in house GYN consults

*The Company reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current Medical License in Georgia: MD or DO
  • Board certification in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Certification in Adult Resuscitation
  • 5 year minimum of Labor and Delivery experience
  • Proficiency with hospital EMR systems

Hours: Rotating 24hour shifts, 8-9 calls per month (or 104 per year), full time averages to 2 - 24 hour shifts per week - during call shift, the physician must remain on the hospital campus

Compensation: Subject to location ($105/hr. - $135/hr.), plus remote backup-call opportunities

SKILLS:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Must possess the ability to make decisions and problem solve

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