EM - Medical Director - Cedar Park Regional Medical Center

Employer
US Acute Care Solutions
Location
Cedar Park, Texas
Posted
May 24, 2021
Closes
May 24, 2022
Ref
2094709
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Overview

As a medical director at USACS, you will be responsible for collaborating with the hospital and nursing leadership while offering support to your physician staff. You will serve as a leader both within the emergency room, and as a leader within the organization. Through our model of shared ownership, you will influence on broad company decisions and help facilitate the development of new leaders.

With 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 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.

Prior experience is required to be considered for this position.


Details
  • Oversee the operations of the ED in collaboration with nursing leadership and hospital administration
  • Supervise the EM staff, per the bylaws, policies and procedures of the institution
  • Represent the ED in the community and within the hospital medical staff



Emergency Department
  • ED Volume: 21,000
  • ED Beds: 16, with four additional Fast Track beds
  • Patients/Hour: 1.6
  • Admission Rate: 4.2%
  • Trauma Designation: Level IV
  • EMR - MEDHOST

The hospital also owns and operates Cedar Park Regional Emergency Center, a freestanding emergency department located in Leander, TX, just a few miles away from the main hospital. The same group of emergency physicians staffs both facilities.


Critical Care
  • 4,000 visits per year

Hospital
This state-of-the-art facility opened in 2007 and is located in a quickly growing suburban area. The hospital includes 108 beds, plus digital X-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound and radiology, as well as wireless instant nurse-to-nurse communication. In 2013 the facility began accepting neurology patients (including strokes, seizures, and neuromuscular disorders) and in 2016 became a Certified Primary Stroke Center. Cedar Park opened a new cath lab in 2013, allowing the hospital to perform interventional cardiology/PCI for STEMIs. The Heart and Vascular Institute opened in 2015, expanding the cath labs and including cardiac/pulmonary rehab.
Community

Recent studies have named Cedar Park “Fifth Most Desirable Suburb,” “Third Best City to Move to,” and one of the “Top Safest Cities” in the nation! From a population of just 5,161 in 1990, Cedar Park has exploded in popularity, developing into an urban center of nearly 60,000 residents. Located just north of Austin, Cedar Park offers affordable housing and great schools close to Lake Travis and minutes from downtown. Enjoy the small-town feel with access to big city opportunities!


Hospitalist Service
  • 9 Physician hospitalist team
  • Dedicated Nocturnist
  • Average daily encounters: 52
  • Team is supported by IAC RN to facilitate operations
  • Team approach model with hospitalist, critical care and ED under one IAC Director


Benefits


Hospital Details:

Cedar Park Regional Medical Center

1401 Medical Parkway
Cedar Park, TX 78613

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