We are looking for a Facility Medical Director to lead our team at Memorial Hermann Southwest. This is the only hospital in southwest Houston. We have plans to transition our Level III Trauma center to a Level II. Our annual volume is 71,000 with high acuity, high trauma, and high geriatric population. It includes a 12 bed clinical observation unit, fast track, a TeamHealth OB program, and UT Family Practice Residency. We provide our Physicians with excellent sub-specialty back-up and scribe coverage. The right person for the job will be ABEM or AOBEM certified with leadership experience and excellent interpersonal skills.
To sweeten the deal, this position also offers:
- Sign-on bonus
- Medical Director stipend
- generous hourly rate
Memorial Hermann Southwest has been serving the communities of Southwest Houston, including Bellaire, Meyerland, Sharpstown, the Galleria area and Missouri City and beyond, since 1977. Memorial Hermann Southwest was named among the nation's Top 100 Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics. The annual study evaluates nation's hospitals on measures of overall organizational performance in patient care, operational efficiency and financial stability.
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