EM - EMS Director - Ohio Valley Medical Center

Employer
US Acute Care Solutions
Location
Overbrook, West Virginia
Posted
Jan 10, 2019
Closes
Jan 10, 2020
Ref
1941876
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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EM - EMS Director

Ohio Valley Medical Center

Location: Wheeling, WV

ED Volume: 25,000

As an EMS director at USACS, you will be responsible for conducting in-service training to support the EMS program at the hospital for EMTs, paramedics, nurses and emergency physicians. We are looking for leaders who are able to plan, organize, direct and coordinate to ensure efficient and effective emergency and ambulatory services. You will also be required to work collaboratively with the medical director and supporting staff to formulate EMS policies and procedures. At USACS, you'll be part of a team unique in today's industry. USACS provides physicians with ownership, unparalleled benefits and the opportunity to practice within a values-based model emphasizing quality, long-term wealth building and a culture of shared ownership. USACS physicians enjoy the security and resources of a large, national group without sacrificing the advantages typically found in local EM groups.

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Details
  • Conducts in-service training to support the EMS program at the hospital for EMTs, paramedics, bas station nurses and emergency physicians
  • Provides the quality management oversight of paramedics and EMTs who function under direct medical control of the base hospital
  • Participates in and completes EMS care chart audits as specified by the base hospital policy and/or State EMS regulations

Education/License Requirements

  • BC/BE in Emergency Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine residency trained

COMPREHENSIVE BENEFIT PACKAGE:

  • Highly competitive financial/benefits package
  • Physician equity ownership for all full-time physicians
  • Industry-leading and company funded 401k (an additional 10%)
  • Yearly CME/BEA (Business Expense Account)
  • Student loan refinancing as low as 2.99%
  • Groundbreaking Paid Parental Leave
  • Pioneering Paid Military Leave
  • Short- and long-term disability (own occupation)
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and Rx coverage
  • The best medical malpractice including tail coverage
  • Professional development programs
  • Location flexibility and career stability of a national group

Hospital

  • 250-bed community teaching hospital with EM, IM residency programs and rotating internship
  • Modern facility frequently with full specialty back-up including invasive Psychology, Plastic Surgery, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Cardiology and Vascular Surgery; burns and serious neonatal cases are transferred to regional referral centers

Residency Program

  • Since 2003, OVMC and its sister hospital East Ohio Regional Medical Center in Martins Ferry, Ohio (just 5 minutes away) have been host to an established, highly-regarded, community-based Emergency Medicine training program.
  • ACGME approved
  • Six residents per year/three-year residency
  • Simulation Lab
  • Newly renovated education space
  • Strong core faculty includes board-certified toxicologist

Emergency Departments

Ohio Valley Medical Center

  • 19% admission rate
  • 17-room recently renovated ED with rectangular layout and central nursing station
  • New electronic patient tracking system, fully computerized physician order entry
  • Broad pathology includes trauma (95% blunt/5% penetrating); center received 85% of the trauma cases in the area

East Ohio Regional Hospital (sister hospital located 5 minutes away):

  • 17% admission rate
  • Recent Emergency Department renovations completed
  • Active EMS system with 37 affiliated squads, medical command and training activities

Community

Wheeling is a very safe, family-oriented West Virginia city of 35,000 situated along the Ohio River. The area boasts unique housing options including Victorian Wheeling, new home developments, and easily accessible rural areas. A variety of private and parochial options as well as four local colleges compliment excellent public schools ranked among the top 25% in the nation.

Recreational options are plentiful as well and include a local symphony, semi-pro hockey, arena football, and some of the best outdoor activities available anywhere. Oglebay Park, a 1,700 acre golf resort with three courses opened in 2001. Snow skiing at Snowshoe or Canaan Valley is within a three to four-hour drive. The major metro amenities of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania are just an hour drive away and include great dining and shopping, Steelers football, Pirates baseball, Penguins hockey, as well as highly lauded theater and arts.

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