Medical Director - Community Health & Well-Being Opportunity

Employer
Trinity Health
Location
Whitehall, Ohio
Posted
Aug 06, 2021
Closes
Aug 06, 2022
Ref
2107100
Specialty
General Practice
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Mount Carmel Health System has an exciting employment opportunity for a Board Certified physician to serve as Medical Director of Community Health & Well-Being in Columbus, Ohio.

This position is integral to the system as it supports the health of our communities, including the most vulnerable. The Medical Director role is defined as a 0.6FTE, with a 0.4FTE available through our Mount Carmel Medical Group if full-time work is desired. Physicians must be Board Certified in primary care or related sub-specialty area with an active state medical license.

Highlights:

  • Provides clinical direction and support for all programs that report to Community Health & Well-Being, while functioning as a practicing physician for the Mount Carmel Street Medicine program.
  • Is essential to the success of our community-facing programs and is responsible for ensuring that high quality, service-oriented patient care is delivered on a consistent basis in accordance with best practice models.
  • Has primary responsibility for clinical issues pertaining to the delivery of patient care services, patient satisfaction, and quality at the department level.

The ideal candidate has passion and practical knowledge around caring for underserved populations; demonstrated clinical practice leadership experience; demonstrated leadership and management skills, including effective problem-solving skills, action orientation and ability to manage complex relationships; excellent communication skills.

For more than 30 years, the Mount Carmel Street Medicine program has been providing free urgent medical care to central Ohioans whom are uninsured or underinsured. The Street Medicine team serves individuals experiencing homelessness, refugees, immigrants, victims of human trafficking, and anyone who has barriers accessing medical care. The Street Medicine mobile medical coach visits several regular central Ohio sites on a rotating basis and offers urgent medical care, common medications, limited vaccinations, employment screenings, case management, and referrals to primary care, spiritual care, as well as other community resources, such as housing, food and addiction treatment resources. In addition, small care teams round regularly on people living on the streets to provide direct medical and social care, and follow people from homelessness to housed, ensuring the best transition possible.

Mount Carmel is a great place to expand your professional career, and Columbus is an ideal place to live and raise a family. This is an exciting opportunity for the right physician to join Mount Carmel Health System.

RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

Mount Carmel Health System offers an excellent compensation and benefits package.

ABOUT THE FACILITY

Mount Carmel Health System, comprised of more than 10,000 employees, 2,000 physicians, and 900 volunteers, serves more than a million patients in Central Ohio each year. As one of the largest integrated health systems in the community, Mount Carmel provides people-centered care at four hospitals Mount Carmel East, Mount Carmel Grove City, Mount Carmel St. Ann s and Mount Carmel New Albany an inpatient rehabilitation hospital, free-standing emergency centers, outpatient facilities, surgery centers, urgent care centers, primary care and specialty care physician offices, community outreach sites and homes across the region.

As a health ministry with a charitable mission, Mount Carmel provides considerable uncompensated benefit to the community each year, and the system and its employees are actively involved in vital business, civic and social service organizations. Mount Carmel is a proud member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation.

To find out more about Mount Carmel Health System, visit www.mountcarmelhealth.com

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Columbus, Ohio is an exciting young community with an abundance of character. As the country s 14th largest city, Columbus offers big-city amenities with a small-town quality of life, as well as the flavor and excitement of one of the largest universities in the country--The Ohio State University. As Ohio's capital, Columbus is not only a government seat but also a cultural, educational and recreational hub. It provides a bevy of family attractions, a vibrant arts community, world-class entertainment, and college and professional sports, all of which are popular with our physicians, residents and staff.

Columbus has a strong and diverse economy based on education, insurance, banking, fashion, defense, aviation, food, healthcare, energy, steel and technology. In 2009 Business Week named Columbus as the best place in the country to raise a family. In 2008 Forbes Magazine ranked Columbus as the number one up-and-coming tech city in the nation, and Columbus was also ranked as a top ten city by Relocate America in 2010.

For more information about Columbus, please visit these sites:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCZ3iEZsbm8&feature=player_detailpage

http://www.experiencecolumbus.com

ABOUT TRINITY HEALTH

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 100 continuing care facilities including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at www.trinity-health.org.

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