St. Vincent's East, a renowned healthcare organization, is seeking a highly skilled and dedicated emergency medicine (EM) physician to join its team in Birmingham, Alabama. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing high-quality medical care to patients who require emergency medical attention. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and qualified physician to work in a dynamic and challenging environment.
St. Vincent's East - Facility Information:
- 54k annual patient volume
- 41.5 hours of MD coverage
- 30 hours of APC coverage
- Cerner EMR
- Medium to high acuity
- 2.2 patients per hour
- 90% adult patients; 10% pediatrics
- 20% admission rate
- Physicians write bridge orders
- Hospitalists on site by TeamHealth
- Adult trauma goes to University of Alabama
- Pediatric trauma goes to Children's Hospital
- Work/life balance
- 1099 contract position
- Competitive salaries
- Collaborative practice environment
- Paid professional liability insurance
- Access to TeamHealth's clinician physician practice in U.S.
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
- Leadership and growth opportunities
More than a century of care
Serving Birmingham for more than 118 years, St. Vincent's Health System is a faith-based health system focused on sustaining and improving the health of individuals and communities it serves. St. Vincent's is a 362-bed facility that offers premier programs in primary care, orthopedics, cardiovascular services, cancer treatment, and emergency services, as well as comprehensive programs in behavioral health, diabetes, endoscopy, same-day surgery, digestive disorders, sleep disorders, and surgical weight loss. The facility is Alabama's leader in robotic surgery and includes a state-of-the-art cancer center, neuro spine center, orthopedics center, women's and children's service and cardiac care. In addition, the hospital features outstanding specialty support. St. Vincent's is a member of Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic and largest nonprofit health system.
Alabama's largest city
With a population of more than one million people, Birmingham is the largest city in Alabama situated in the center of the state near the Talladega National Forest and Tuscaloosa, home of the University of Alabama. Visit the Birmingham Museum of Art, the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum or one of the city's notable Civil Rights landmarks and museums. Another attraction of note is the city's growing culinary scene; pair fantastic eats with a brewery tour to explore the region's many local brewing companies. Add to all these perks an affordable coast of living and easy access to exciting destinations like Atlanta, the Gulf Coast, Chattanooga and more!