November 2016

Published in the November 2016 issue of Today’s Hospitalist.


Based in: Columbus, Ohio
Number of hospitalists: 5 to 30+, depending on the group; recruiting for multiple hospitals
Contact: Julie Gadfield, Julie.Gadfield@ohiohealth.com; 614-544-4223

OhioHealth employs hospitalists in multiple hospitals, ranging from 100 to 1,000 beds. Hospitals include Riverside Methodist Hospital, Grant Medical Center, Doctors Hospital, Grady Memorial Hospital, Dublin Methodist Hospital and O’Bleness Hospital. Some groups are hospital-employed, while hospitalists in other groups work in private practices.

Services: OhioHealth hospitalists provide a variety of services depending on location and schedule.

Schedule and coverage: Depending on the group, hospitalists may work seven-on/seven-off block day shifts, while others have schedules that include a mix of days, evenings and nights, built around requested days off. OhioHealth also has nocturnist opportunities available.

Compensation: Hospitalists enjoy a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and, in some cases, student loan repayment options and relocation.

Hospital and local highlights: Named to Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list for the last 10 consecutive years, OhioHealth’s vision is to be an organization where people want to work, physicians want to practice and patients want to go when they need health care services. Columbus is the largest city in Ohio and the 15th largest city in the nation. The city offers excellent public and private schools and its zoo, Jack Hanna’s Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, is ranked no. 1 in the nation