Oregon Health & Science University

GI Hospitalist (Assistant Professor)

Job Locations US-OR-Portland
Requisition ID
Position Category
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Job Type
Department of Medicine; Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Salary Range
commensurate with experience
M-F some weekend call
HR Mission
School of Medicine
Drug Testable

Department Overview

The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the university’s missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.

The primary duties of the position is to function as a hospitalist. Duties include the following:

  • Attending approximately 20 work weeks per year on the Gastroenterology consult service, navigating inpatient workflows
  • Developing and executing quality improvement initiatives specific to the care of inpatients requiring gastroenterology care
  • During some (see below) non-inpatient weeks, providing ambulatory patient care in the Gastroenterology clinics and endoscopy units
  • sharing weekend call responsibilities with other GI faculty members; and teaching medical students, residents, and GI fellows during the course of the year.

As a member of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology you will report to the Head of the Division.

Function/Duties of Position

Clinical 100%:

GI attending responsibilities-

  • Approximately 20 work weeks (e.g., Monday through Friday) per year supervising the inpatient consult service
  • Weekend inpatient consult service, approximately 6 weeks per year
  • Ambulatory endoscopy and urgent GI clinic
    • Approximately 24 weeks per year; during ambulatory weeks responsible for 2 days of endoscopy per week and 1 day of ambulatory clinic per week. The ambulatory clinic will mostly focus on new and urgent outpatient referrals and urgent post-discharge follow-up care.
  • 2 days of administrative time each week during ambulatory weeks
  • During attending rotations, you will be expected to supervise Gl fellows, complete all inpatient Gl consultations, and perform endoscopic procedures on inpatients and complex outpatients at the hospital endoscopy unit or ICU.  During the attending rotation, you will not have other outpatient obligations and will receive full credit for the outpatient clinics.
  • 9 weeks of administrative and personal leave per year

Appropriate Nursing support will be provided for all outpatient activities.

Scholarly and Research work:

  • Ad hoc Teaching of medical students, residents, Gl fellows during clinical rotations and didactic lectures
    • Additional teaching opportunities may be available if requested


  • You will have no administrative duties at this time.

Required Qualifications

  • Individual must be board certified in Gastroenterology.
  • Hold a valid Oregon medical license.
  • Advanced training in therapeutic endoscopy and be able to perform ERCP.

All are welcome

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.


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