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Gastroenterologist - La Plata, MD, USA

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Join the dedicated and diverse team at University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center (UM CRMC), where excellence is our standard. We are consistently recognized among the top 100 Best Places to Work in Maryland, fostering a supportive and stimulating environment for professional growth and development. At UM CRMC, we are passionate about serving our patients and community with unwavering commitment, making a meaningful impact every day.

Job Description

General Summary:

As a Gastroenterologist at UM Charles Regional, you will be entrusted with providing high-quality, efficient, patient-centered, and cost-effective care to our diverse patient population. This role encompasses care delivery in ambulatory, sub-acute, and acute care settings, ensuring comprehensive treatment for all assigned patients. Full-time commitment includes a minimum of forty (40) hours per week, with flexibility in scheduling to accommodate patient needs and on-call coverage.

Principal Responsibilities and Tasks:

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing and maintaining complete and accurate records of all patient services rendered in compliance with established standards.
  • Upholding and promoting the goals and objectives of Charles Regional through active participation in quality assurance programs.
  • Supervising the administrative responsibilities of non-physician staff, ensuring efficient operation within the practice.
  • Ensuring compliance with organizational policies and procedures, as well as local, state, and federal regulations.
  • Participating in budget development and monitoring expenses to meet financial objectives.
  • Demonstrating professionalism and diplomacy in all interactions, fostering positive patient relations and promoting a favorable image of the practice.
  • Engaging in practice development activities such as community outreach, volunteerism, and professional networking to enhance visibility and reputation.
  • Collaborating with administration to adapt business strategies and practice approaches to optimize productivity and patient satisfaction.
  • Contributing to disease management programs aimed at improving care effectiveness and efficiency.


Education and Experience:

  • Possession and maintenance of current license to practice medicine in the State of Maryland.
  • Board Certification in Gastroenterology.
  • Possession and maintenance of current DEA or similar Narcotics and Controlled Substances Certification.
  • Clinical privileges at a minimum of one UMMS affiliated acute care facility.
  • Demonstration of meeting minimum Continuing Medical Education (CME) requirements for licensure and board certification.
  • Demonstrated qualifications and experience to fulfill the duties required of this position.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Highly effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills for effective interaction with hospital staff, patients, visitors, and colleagues.
  • Strong clinical acumen and diagnostic expertise in the field of gastroenterology.

Additional Information

Your privacy and confidentiality are of utmost importance to us. All your information will be handled in accordance with EEO guidelines.

Join Our Team:

Embark on a fulfilling career journey with UM Charles Regional, where you will have the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of our patients and community. Apply now to become part of our dynamic team and contribute to our mission of delivering exceptional care with compassion and excellence.

For additional Information please contact Jennifer Colon, Sr. Physician Recruiter at .

About University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center

UM Charles Regional Medical Center , (UM CRMC) located in one of the fastest growing counties in Maryland, Charles County is a charming community steeped in culture and history — and UM CRMC is in the heart of it all. Generations of families have been born in this community hospital and continue to trust the staff with their health and safety. UM Charles Regional has provided excellence in acute health care and preventive services in Charles County and the surrounding communities for more than 80 years.

UM CRMC is a 98-bed medical center, with 373 medical staff delivering compassionate, award-winning care. In 2017, to keep pace with rapid changes in medical care and technology, UM CRMC opened the new Medical Pavilion in North La Plata, offering sports and orthopedic rehabilitation, an imaging center and primary care services.

One of the largest employers in Charles County, the medical center continues to grow and expand to meet the needs of the increasing population and serve the community's needs with distinction.

Learn more about  UM Charles Regional Medical Center 

Why Choose Charles County?   In a community where innovation meets tradition, physicians find a unique blend of professional opportunity and personal fulfillment. Home to a state-of-the-art healthcare system, the area also prides itself on excellent educational institutions and a wealth of recreational activities, ensuring a well-rounded lifestyle. Here, strong community bonds and extensive connectivity enhance the living experience, all set against a backdrop of natural beauty. It's more than a place to live—it's where you belong.

About University of Maryland Medical System

The University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) is an academic private health system, focused on delivering compassionate, high-quality care and putting discovery and innovation into practice at the bedside. Partnering with the University of Maryland School of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Nursing and University of Maryland, Baltimore who educate the state’s future health care professionals, UMMS is an integrated network of care, delivering 25 percent of all hospital care in urban, suburban and rural communities across the state of Maryland. UMMS puts academic medicine within reach through primary and specialty care delivered at 11 hospitals, including the flagship University of Maryland Medical Center, the System’s anchor institution in downtown Baltimore, as well as through a network of University of Maryland Urgent Care centers and more than 150 other locations in 13 counties. For more information, visit .

University of Maryland Medical System are equal opportunity employers committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. We celebrate the diversity of our workforce and welcome all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Employer: University of Maryland Medical System
Location: La Plata, MD, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Gastroenterology
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