Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

Academic Hospitalist

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/1/2020 3:22 PM)
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Summary of Position

Summary of Opportunity


The Section of Hospital Medicine at Temple Health is seeking team-oriented Hospitalists at all experience levels to join its established program.


As a hospitalist at Temple Health, 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.   Time spent between teaching and non-teaching service is flexible based on clinical/academic interest.  Temple’s Hospitalist program includes mentorship for new faculty to set them up for success while on teaching service.


The Section of Hospital Medicine is now in its fifth year of providing quality and efficient clinical care to its patients and educational opportunities to Temple’s medical students and residents.  The section continues to be on the forefront of utilization and patient safety initiatives.


The successful candidate will be an MD, DO or foreign equivalent with IM residency training from an ACGME accredited program. 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 are commensurate with experience.


Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. Temple Health refers to the health, education and research activities carried out by the affiliates of Temple University Health System and by the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM).

Temple University Health System (TUHS) is a $1.4 billion academic health system dedicated to providing access to quality patient care and supporting excellence in medical education and research.  


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.


Rachel Rubin, Chief, Section of Hospital Medicine, Associate Professor, Clinical Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, C/O Jessica Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, 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:  Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu  Phone: 267-623-8876 


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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