TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time EM physician to join our emergency department (ED) leadership team as our EMS Director at Lourdes Hospital in Binghamton, New York. The ED sees an annual patient volume of 46,000 with 55 hours of physician coverage per day and 12 hours of advance practice clinician coverage per day.
This position offers independent contractor status and access to a tremendous network of career development opportunities, CME benefits through the TeamHealth Institute, and relocation assistance. Qualified candidates must live full time within the community, be residency trained in emergency medicine, currently board certified or board eligible within 5 years of residency, EMS experience, and current ATLS, ACLS, PALS & stroke certifications.
For more than 40 years, our history and national footprint in emergency medicine allows us to achieve the highest standards in care, informed by decades of evidence-based data. To that end, we’ve created robust risk management programs to help our physicians feel confident in their work. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine physicians who provide the best for their patients.
At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect our physicians’ ability to practice medicine, every day, in everything we do. Our philosophy is as simple as our goal is singular: we believe better experiences for physicians lead to better outcomes—for patients, partners, and physicians alike. Driven by our commitment to quality and safety, we are proud to be one of the largest integrated healthcare providers in the country.
- Competitive compensation with RVU incentive
-EMS Director stipend
- Additional leadership and growth opportunities to further your career
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through the TeamHealth Institute
- Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
- Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
- Association with a leading physician practice in the U.S.
- Stability of a respected industry leader
- Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization
For more than 90 years, Lourdes Hospital in Binghamton, New York, has been providing compassionate, personalized care to the Southern Tier. Lourdes Hospital newly expanded Emergency Department and Fast Track features state-of-the-art equipment, private rooms, and fully integrated with Diagnostic Imaging and the Laboratory to expedite patient care. The facility is a Designated Stroke Center to rapidly identify and treat acute stroke and a comprehensive approach to stroke patients on our inpatient stroke unit. Ascension Health Lourdes has more than 2,250 doctors, nurses and associates provides compassionate, personalized care from the hospital to the home. In Binghamton, New York, the main hospital campus includes emergency care, a surgery center, breast care center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Ascension Health a network of primary care doctors at convenient sites throughout the region.
More to see, more to do
Binghamton sits on the Susquehanna River and the Chenango River in the Central/Southern Tier region of New York. One of the top 20 college towns in the U.S., Binghamton is home to golfing, microbreweries. sports, and so much more! Visit fresh produce markets for seasonal goodies, or stroll an art gallery and relish masterpieces from historical collections and emerging regional artists. Tap your feet to pop and rock concerts and jazz, blues, and salsa performances. Rose Park Zoo home to monkeys, birds of prey and endangered big cats. The Discovery Center of the Southern Tier offers hands-on exhibits and play areas for children. Several green spaces, including a recreation park, feature wood-carved, 1920s carousels. Binghamton is known as the Carousel Capital of the World, as it houses six of the remaining antique carousels. The Phelps Mansion Museum was the elaborate Gilded Age home. One thing is for sure: there is no such thing as boredom here!