Emergency Medicine Medical Director in Southaven, Mississippi
Location: Southaven, Mississippi
Internal Number: 18835BR
TeamHealth is seeking an emergency medicine leader for the role of facility medical director at Baptist Memorial Hospital - DeSoto located in Southaven, Mississippi. This leadership opportunity will report directly to the regional medical director and vice president of operations and will be responsible for the oversight of a growing team of clinicians and advanced practice clinicians.
As facility medical director (FMD), you will be responsible for developing and sustaining relationships, impacting clinical strategies and workflows that promote practice, patient satisfaction and improve value-based healthcare delivery. As FMD, you will be responsible for managing the clinical, financial, human and capital resources of the facility.
TeamHealth is a physician-led, patient-focused company with over 16,000 clinicians. Founded by doctors, for doctors, our success stems from the ingenuity, dedicated teamwork and integrity of our people. At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect the practice of medicine, every day, in everything we do. We are proud to be the leading physician practice in the United States, driven by our commitment to quality and safety and supported by our world-class operating team.
Duties may include, but are not limited to attending hospital general medical staff meetings and serving as a representative on hospital committees, producing and managing FMD report to appropriate regional medical director ("RMD"), senior vice president ("SVP"), executive vice president ("EVP"), and vice president operations ("VPO"). You may also be expected to schedule, conduct and report on monthly or bi-monthly departmental meetings, manage staffing schedule and a core team of seventeen (17) clinicians, produce and execute a yearly departmental strategic plan, attend monthly goal progress meetings with hospital administration along with RMD and VPO, and more.
We ask that candidates have a medical degree (MD or DO) and be board certified in emergency medicine. The ideal candidate will have 3 to 5 years of previous leadership / administrative experience, have strong administrative and team building skills, and excellent interpersonal and communication skills
At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect the practice of medicine, every day, in everything we do. We are proud to be the leading physician practice in the U.S., driven by our commitment to quality and safety and supported by our world-class operating team. To improve the experience of our physicians and advanced practice clinicians, we empower clinicians to act on what they believe is right, free clinicians from distractions so they can focus on patient care, invest in learning and development to promote growth in the clinical field and foster an environment where continuous improvement is a shared priority. Through our more than 16,000 affiliated healthcare professionals and advanced practice clinicians, TeamHealth offers emergency medicine, hospital medicine, critical care, anesthesiology, orthopedic surgery, general surgery, obstetrics, ambulatory care, post-acute care and medical call center solutions to approximately 3,000 acute and post-acute facilities and physician groups nationwide.