- Traditional Physician Job
Medical Director - Emergency Medicine
Job Type: Independent Contractor
Facility: Day Kimball Hospital
Location: Putnam, CT
Compensation: Hourly + Stipend, Bonus
Schedule: 8-12 shifts per month + leadership meeting(s)
We are seeking an Emergency Department Medical Director to lead our team at Townsend Emergency Medical Center at Day Kimball Hospital.
The Medical Director position is an appointment of service, collaboration, support, and ownership of the daily operations of the emergency department. To best achieve this, we offer our Medical Directors a substantial stipend and clinical work/life balance on the schedule to maximize your satisfaction so you can provide your best for your patients and the hospital.
The Medical Director will provide on-site management of the clinical and administrative aspects of the emergency department for the assigned hospital.
As the role model for other physicians, the Director should promote an atmosphere of care and understanding for the patient and their family members as well as the highest quality of care, thorough assessment, diagnosis, treatment and disposition of patients.
The position shall report to the Regional Medical Director on administrative and clinical matters related to the fulfillment of our contract with the Hospital.
The Director shall report to the administrator of the Hospital or his/her designee in accordance with the reporting mechanisms developed by the hospital. The Director shall serve as a member of committees as requested by the client hospital or our leadership. S/he will also encourage participation of staff Emergency Physicians in hospital committee and leadership roles. The Director shall serve as Emergency Department Quality Improvement/Risk Management Leadership.
The Emergency Medical Director will maintain at a minimum the following credentials and qualifications:
Licensed physician (licensed in state where intending to practice)
Board certification in Emergency Medicine
DEA (with all schedules)
State Controlled Substance (if applicable)
ACLS certification, ATLS certification preferred if not board certified in EM
Appropriate emergency medical experience
- Emergency Medicine - Emergency Medical Services
- Emergency Medicine
- Family Medicine
- Internal Medicine