Published in the November 2016 issue of Today’s Hospitalist.
Advanced Inpatient Medicine
Based in: Northeastern Pennsylvania
Number of hospitalists: 38 physicians, 15 CRNPs or PA-Cs; recruiting both day & nocturnist physicians
Number of hospitals covered: 5
Contact: Louis J. O’Boyle, DO, email@example.com; 570-552-4450; www.advancedinpatientmedicine.com
Advanced Inpatient Medicine (AIM) covers ﬁve hospitals, two long-term acute care facilities,10 skilled nursing facilities and a palliative care program. Expanding in both the inpatient and outpatient arenas in the Northeast, AIM is recruiting for all shifts and positions, including inpatient, SNFist, director, and associate director.
Services: AIM-employed hospitalists provide a variety of services including surgical comanagement, palliative care, LTAC coverage and preoperative consultation. AIM staff functions as one team, with hospitalists practicing in a collaborative environment.
Schedule and coverage: AIM believes in quality over quantity, and physician census is kept to a daily 15-18 encounter range. AIM’s work-life balance priority results in high provider satisfaction and better metrics, as well as almost no turnover in the group.
Compensation: AIM offers a highly competitive compensation package with excellent beneﬁts well above regional averages. A quality bonus is paid semiannually. Beneﬁts also include 100% of all insurance coverage for provider and family, matching 401k retirement and many more.
Regional highlights: Northeastern Pennsylvania has low cost of living, low crime, some of the best schools in the state and beautiful scenery. Residents enjoy cultural activities that range from the Philharmonic to the Penguins hockey farm team and the Yankees AAA franchise, making the area perfect for families.