Position: Interim Lead, DHA Hospital Medicine Working Group
Time Frame: May – September 2022
Time Commitment: Approximately 3-5 hours weekly.
Hospital Medicine Working Group Meeting: Every other week, Tuesday 1330 EST
Inpatient Clinical Support Services Meeting: Weekly, Wednesday 1330 EST
Position Description: The Hospital Medicine Working Group (HMWG) is a subcommittee of the DHA Inpatient Clinical Support Services (ICSS). The overall goal of the HMWG is the development of an enterprise-wide instruction for inpatient medicine run by hospital medicine specialists (hospitalists). A basic business case analysis has been completed and there is a pending submission to the Center for Naval Analysis to evaluate the benefits of such a program, to include monetary and quality of patient care (anticipate a response in the next 4-6 weeks). On-going taskers include the development of a standardized staffing model for the DHEA and submission into the DHA Resource Portal. The ultimate goal is a DHA Procedural Instruction (DHAPI) for a hospitalist-led inpatient medicine service.
If interested please contact CDR Jennifer Eng-Kulawy (contact in the global) with your CV, BIO, and brief letter of intent NLT 20 May 2022.