The Medical Service Nocturnist Staff is a hospitalist responsible for providing care to hospitalized adult patients, identifying problems, and designing diagnostic and therapeutic plans to meet these needs during overnight hours. Hours of coverage subject to change based on needs of patient care. Staffing patients seen by the house staff for admission and consultation if it is urgently needed to guide surgical treatment. Being available to staff procedures done during the tour of duty.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.