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Medical Director

Emergency Medicine Medical Director in Glendale, California

TeamHealth has an excellent full-time opportunity for a physician leader to join our emergency department (ED) team at Glendale Memorial Hospital located in the highly desirable area of Los Angeles County.

In this role the facility medical director will provide clinical and administrative leadership for EM services, have strong communication and interpersonal skills, prior leadership experience, collaborate with TeamHealth and hospital leadership, and maintain a clinical practice and provide direct patient care in the emergency dept. In addition, the qualified candidate will be ABEM/ABOEM certified.

The Glendale ED is a state-of-the-art LA County Stroke Receiving center and sees a volume of 36,500 and 11% admission rate. EMR is Cerner and physicians see average 2.1 patients per hour with daily advanced practice clinician (APC) coverage.

TeamHealth is one of the nation's leading healthcare organizations that specializes in emergency medicine. For more than four decades, we have honed every aspect needed to support our clinician teams so that you can do what you do best. Our leaders are some of the best in the country! Join a community of thousands of EM professionals to share and shape best practices. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources, and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients.

Competitive hourly rate with an estimated base pay range for independent contractors with a minimum $218/hour to maximum of $251/hour plus a monthly director stipend and quarterly performance bonus.

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Position Highlights:

  • Competitive administrative stipend and clinical rate
  • Southern California climate with close access to beaches, mountains, and a wide range of activities that make the area idea to live and work in
  • Paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage at no cost to you
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Support of a national network of world-class emergency medicine experts
  • Access to TeamHealth clinician wellness program and referral program
  • Member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through the TeamHealth Institute
  • Access to leadership development programs such as LEADership Fundamentals, LEAD (Leadership Education and Development), CDA (Coach Development Academy), the Diversity and Inclusion Committee, and the National Medical Leadership Conference (NMLC)

Glendale Memorial Hospital & Health Center

Glendale, California


Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center, Dignity Health

Established in 1926, Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, the leading accrediting body for healthcare organizations in the United States. We are a 334-licensed bed facility with 1,000 employees, upwards 500 physicians representing all major specialties, and a dedicated team of 400 volunteers. As part of Dignity Health, our award-winning hospital is home to a full range of services, including the heart center, the colorectal surgery institute, the Marcia Ray Breast Center, emergency care, orthopedic and spine care, and more.


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