Physician - Hospitalist

Philadelphia, PA 19152

Specialty Hospitalist
Profession Physician

Mercy Health System (MHS) has excellent opportunities for Internal Medicine Nocturnists to join a multi-specialty network located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. These are full time employment opportunities available at Nazareth Hospital.

MHS is seeking Board Certified or Board Eligible Internal Medicine physicians interested in becoming part of a large physician network. The responsibilities for Nocturnist opportunities involve medical management of patients, ensuring continuity and appropriate level of care for all inpatients and providing patients with appropriate instructions for outpatient follow-up. The Nocturnist will provide oversight of a clinical team at night to include Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Residents (upon approval of anticipated residency programs). The Nocturnist will be involved in teaching and rounding with medical students and residents.

The Nocturnists will also play an integral role in medical staff matters, quality, utilization, and patient satisfaction. We provide strong support from our clinical documentation specialists, care coordination, and the quality departments.

The typical schedule includes night-time shifts of 7:00 pm-7:00 am in a 7-on/7-off model. Holidays will rotate among the Nocturnists.


MHS offers a competitive salary and compensation package based on training and clinical experience including:

  • Malpractice coverage
  • Paid vacation and CME
  • Health and dental insurance
  • 403(b) plan