Job Description

Extended Job Title
Instructor or Higher Hospital Medicine (Internal Med/Transmountain)

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching and service, some variation by academic unit.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provides consultations and clinical services in an inpatient setting
  • Collaborates with leadership group(s) to improve quality of care in inpatient setting
  • Engages in extensive and on-going communications with community primary care physicians
  • Completes all medical records and documentation accurately and timely to assure compliance with local, state, and federal regulatory, licensure, and accreditation requirements 
  • Limited outpatient responsibilities, based on candidate's interest
  • Supervises residents and participates in teaching activities for medical students and/or residents
  • Engages in advancement of scientific knowledge through scholarship
  • Serves the academic community through participation in institutional governance, such as committee work and other administrative duties 
  • Contributes to the community through academically-related public service complementary to the institutional mission
  • Ensures compliance with HIPAA and billing regulations
  • Adheres to institutional and departmental policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with the Foster School of Medicine's Declaration of Faculty Professional Responsibility
  • Upholds and promotes the values-based culture of TTUHSC El Paso

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Two or more years of experience as a hospitalist

  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine for the rank of Assistant Professor or higher

  • Experience as a hospitalist in a community hospital setting

  • Experience of supervising residents in the hospital setting

  • Emerging regional or national reputation for the rank of associate professor or higher

HSC - El Paso

Transmountain Practice Internal Med

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
  • M.D. or D.O. degree

  • Successful completion of an ACGME-accredited residency program in Internal Medicine

  • Licensed or eligible for an unrestricted medical license in the State of Texas

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

Jeanne Clery Act
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. To view this report, visit the TTUHSC Clery Act website.

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