IPC Healthcare

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IPC Healthcare – Why Work For Us?


IPC is the nation’s leading provider of hospital medicine and related facility-based services. Our
providers deliver high quality inpatient care efficiently and cost-effectively, supported by IPC-Link®, the most sophisticated, comprehensive physician software technology available today.

IPC employs over 1,400 full time hospitalists in 28 states. To support our providers, IPC offers management and administrative services such as billing and collections, recruitment, marketing, training and education. A pioneer in the field of hospital medicine and related facility-based services, IPC has a well-earned reputation as a leader in quality and innovation.

One of the reasons IPC has grown to be one of the largest hospitalist companies in the U.S. is our dedication to building a team of hospitalists who are truly devoted to providing quality care and committed to serving patients. Our Career Center provides information about current opportunities, training, education and our leadership program.

IPC operates practice groups across the country and we are constantly adding new locations. We’ve created a practice map to make it easy to see where we practice so you can learn more about those areas.

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IPC remains the hospitalist group of choice because we never lose sight of the needs of our hospitalists. We understand that having a secure career path that provides opportunities for advancement is an important differentiator for our company. IPC is proactive in working with its hospitalists to advance their careers in many ways:

  • Become practice group leaders
  • Lead Joint Operating Committee meetings with our hospital clients
  • Become chief of staff within their facility
  • Appointments to medical directorships

With practice groups operating throughout the country, our providers have the flexibility to apply their enhanced skills to new geographic locations if they choose to move their place of practice to other facilities across town or across the country.



Leadership Program


We understand that career advancement is important to many hospitalists, so at IPC, we provide opportunities to gain leadership skills. Those who demonstrate an ability to lead, motivate and mentor other providers will be considered for practice group leadership positions within the company.

IPC's Leadership Program includes:
  • IPC's exclusive Fellowship in Hospitalist Leadership offered by the University of California at San Francisco only to IPC Practice Group Leaders
  • Regularly scheduled national leadership conferences
  • Monthly regional meetings/training sessions
  • Weekly practice meetings
  • Advanced Practice Group Leader training
  • Participation with External Leadership Programs
  • Involvement in numerous commitees




IPC believes that hospitalist training and development is a critical and rapidly evolving priority. We provide a comprehensive program that has been developed and refined over the past 18 years.

  • Our new-hire training program teaches appropriate billing and coding, medical records documentation, risk management and healthcare economics. IPC also offers CME programs designed to maintain and enhance skills in other key areas such as clinical leadership and communications.
  • Each IPC hospitalist receives extensive orientation prior to seeing patients in the hospital. One of the key components to this program is our proprietary training modules that are designed and maintained under the supervision of our clinical leadership team.
  • Each new IPC hospitalist participates in a structured orientation and onboarding program on site at their facility. The program is customized for each hospitalist and may last 1-2 weeks, depending on local needs, and often takes place before the hospitalist begins seeing patients.
  • New hires are invited to attend an intensive three-day Leadership Retreat held at our corporate headquarters. Skill-building programs often include leadership training, communication skills, team-building, patient safety patient satisfaction and other related topics.



IPC hospitalists are providers who have made a deliberate decision about their career: to pursue hospital medicine with passion and focus. That is why they choose the leader in hospital medicine.

IPC's practice groups desire hospitalists who are:

  • Committed to joining a highly dedicated medical team
  • Well trained and continually adding to their knowledge base
  • Intent on developing close working relationships with hospital staff and administration
  • Serious about striving for excellence in the practice of hospital medicine

Desire to be the best is a great motivator. Hospitalists who possess that desire will flourish with IPC and enjoy all the benefits and rewards of a long and satisfying career.


Nurse Practitioners and Physicians Assistants

Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants have been an integral part of the IPC hospitalist practice groups for many years. With over 100 NPs and PAs currently on staff and growing, IPC is experienced in integrating their unique skills into hospitalist practice groups to maximize their contributions to the practice as well as the patients they serve. IPC promotes an environment of partnership and teamwork between clinicians through regular communication and participation as true members of the practice group. Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners are highly valued by the IPC physicians for the extra level of quality care they can provide to their patients and will surely play a larger role in the company’s clinical practices in the future.

IPC Healthcare Reviews

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    IPC is unlike any other company I've worked for - in a good way!

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    I have been working at IPC Healthcare full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    I've been here for about a year and I can't say enough about how great it is. The bosses are really great and listen to you. There is a chance for you to move up the ladder as long as you voice your intentions about where you want to go. Innovation is also a key strategy within the company and I like that. I like that I can take my creative ideas and run with them.

    Cons

    Sometimes communication is lacking because we are so greatly dispersed.

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    You should definitely make sure people are getting a competitive salary compared to the industry.

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IPC Healthcare Interviews

Updated Jan 28, 2015
Updated Jan 28, 2015

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    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at IPC Healthcare.

    Interview Details

    I was first interviewed in-person by the hiring manager. In the second phase, I was then interviewed on the phone by two individuals that were part of the team. Following those interviews, I received my offer and within two weeks, I was happily in my new position with IPC. The interview, hiring and on-boarding process was completely seamless.

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    Very smooth negotiation phase.
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    Positive Experience
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IPC Healthcare Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work in Healthcare, Modern Healthcare, 2009

Additional Info

Website www.hospitalist.com
Headquarters North Hollywood, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1995
Type Company - Public (IPCM)
Industry Health Care
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

IPC Healthcare, Inc. is the nation’s leading provider of hospital medicine, post-acute services and related facility-based services. Our providers deliver high quality inpatient care efficiently and cost-effectively, supported by IPC-Link®, the most sophisticated, comprehensive physician software technology available today. IPC employs over 1,800 clinicians in 27 states. To support our providers, IPC offers management and administrative services such as billing and collections, recruitment, marketing, training and education. A pioneer in the field of hospital medicine... More

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