Hospitalist Job Description

Hospitalists are responsible for consulting with patients and overseeing treatment by an attending physician or administering treatment themselves. They are trained doctors with advanced experience.

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We are seeking a Hospitalist to oversee patient cases from initial visit through to completion of treatment. The candidate will be a licensed medical doctor and have extensive experience in patient care ranging from initial consultation, through diagnosis to final treatment, The Hospitalist will have extensive experience in patient care and be deeply knowledgeable in diagnosing and treating patients in a medical environment.


A Hospitalist earns between $128,000 and $213,000 per year. The median salary is $153,000 annually.


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Patrick Algrim is an experienced executive who has spent a number of years in Silicon Valley hiring and coaching some of the world’s most valuable technology teams. Patrick has been a source for Human Resources and career related insights for Forbes, Glassdoor, Entrepreneur,, SparkHire, and many more.


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