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Medical Director

Emergency Medicine Medical Director in Alexandria, Louisiana

Expand your career in emergency medicine! Candidates must be board certified and have leadership experience. TeamHealth is physician-led, patient-focused, and we provide ample opportunities for growth.

EM medical director - job responsibilities:

  • Clinical Leadership: provide medical expertise and guidance to the emergency department (ED) staff, ensuring the delivery of high-quality, evidence-based patient care
  • Quality assurance: develop and implement quality improvement initiatives, monitor clinical performance metrics, and ensure compliance with applicable regulatory standards and best practices
  • Physician recruitment and retention: collaborate with the hospital administration to recruit and retain talented emergency medicine physicians, ensuring adequate coverage and maintaining a high level of expertise within the department
  • Performance management: provide regular feedback, mentorship, and performance evaluations to emergency department physicians, fostering professional growth and promoting a positive work environment
  • Collaborative partnerships: foster effective relationships and communication with other departments, medical staff, nursing, and administration to promote seamless care coordination and interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Emergency preparedness: develop and implement emergency preparedness protocols, ensuring the department's readiness to respond to various emergencies and disasters
  • Education and training: facilitate the ongoing education and professional development of emergency department physicians, nurses, and staff, promoting continuous learning and knowledge sharing
  • Research and innovation: encourage and support research initiatives, quality improvement projects, and innovation in emergency medicine, contributing to advancements in patient care and outcomes
  • Budgeting and resource allocation: collaborate with the hospital administration to manage the department's budget, allocate resources effectively, and optimize operational efficiency
If you are the right candidate who is passionate about leadership and is ready to take charge, apply today!

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Position Highlights:

  • Relocation and sign on bonus options available for full-time status
  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Work/life balance
  • Collaborative practice environment
  • Advanced practice clinician coverage
  • Paid professional liability insurance
  • Access to Team Health's clinician wellness program
  • Association with a leading physician practice nationwide
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth
    Leadership and growth opportunities

Rapides Regional Medical Center

Alexandria, Louisiana

 

History and culture

Alexandria lies on the south bank of the Red River in almost the exact geographic center of the state. Summers are hot and humid, and winters are mild with occasional cold snaps. With plenty of lakes, parks, and golf courses, you'll have chances to enjoy the outdoors. Historical churches, plantations, and towns appeal to history buffs while quaint shops and main streets keeps the cultural side of you happy!

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