Medical Director

Employer
Sound Physicians
Location
Alexandria, Louisiana
Posted
Jul 18, 2019
Closes
Jul 17, 2020
Ref
1996926
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
Success Happens When you Start With your People

Do you have big ideas and even bigger ambitions? We are seeking a physician leader who is passionate about embracing innovation in the emergency department. Physicians who choose to lead at Sound thrive because they are willing to take risks, focus on their teams while doing whatever they can to make their practice successful. Sounds robust performance management infrastructure, clinical innovation, and deep investments in physician leadership development pave the way to transform emergency department operations so that patients are seen promptly, treated quickly and have a better overall experience. At Sound, we invest in our leaders with a dedicated, physician-led learning and development team so you can reach your greatest human potential.

  • Commitment to our front-line providers
  • Contributions are valued and rewarded
  • Provider-specific performance feedback
What Matters To You

As a physician-founded and led organization, we know what matters to you. Trust, recognition, comradely, hassle-free on-boarding are just a few gears we hang our hat on. Our model is designed to challenge the status quo and transform the acute episode of care.

  • 255-bed hospital with a 35 bed ED and volume of ED - 51,000
  • Newly renovated Emergency Department with a level III trauma designation
  • 24/7 hospitalist coverage for ED inpatient admissions
  • Scribe coverage and Meditech EMR
  • Excellent independent contractor compensation with liability/malpractice coverage provided
Join a Collegial Practice Where you Will Thrive

Located in Alexandria, Louisiana on the south bank of the Red River in almost the exact geographical center of the state. As Alexandria is at the cusp of the Cajun cultures northern reach, the city recognizes Mardi Gras as an official holiday. The annual Mardi Gras Krewes Parade is a major cultural festivity in the area. Recognized as a truly family-oriented event, parade-goers can enjoy more than 20 New Orleans style flats, marching bands, classic cars, and local celebrities. Alexandria continues to recognize its rich cultural history through other local festivals, including the annual Jazz on the River festival, which features Cajun, zydeco, blues and jazz music, and the annual Central Louisiana Celebration, or Cenlabration, which features local musicians and craftsmen, carnival rides and a large fireworks display. With a rich cultural history and strong regional flavor and a wide variety of activities and festivals to enjoy, Alexandria makes for an ideal place to live and work.

When you join Sound, you join an organization that strives to be the unmatched leader in improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare in the communities we serve. You will make an impact creating the best clinical outcomes and processes and feel empowered to be creative and utilize your leadership skills to problem solve and drive improvement. Are you ready to reach your greatest human potential? Apply today!

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