Director of Hospital Medicine

Merritt Hawkins
Belleville, Illinois
Oct 18, 2021
Oct 18, 2022
Full Time
Position Type
Job Description & Requirements
Director of Hospital Medicine in Illinois
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: Mix of office hours and shift work Pay Rate: $280000.00 - 280000.00

The top-ranked health system in greater St. Louis is seeking a Director of Hospital Medicine. The successful candidate will enjoy a flexible schedule with a mix of clinical shiftwork and a mix of in-office and remote administrative time. Administrative Duties include but are not limited to committee involvement, patient census review, working on future initiatives focused on metrics that the hospitalist program is required to address (admission rates, length of stay, etc.), overseeing daily flow, new provider orientation, performance reviews, and interfacing with the Hospital President and CMO.

Opportunity Highlights
  • Leadership Opportunity
  • Top-ranked health system
  • Flexible schedule
  • Provide oversight for 15+ direct reports and manage hospital care across two campuses totaling roughly 300 beds
  • Highly competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits offering
About the Organization
Recognized for Patient Satisfaction, Nursing Quality, Service Line Excellence, Safety and Quality, and Top Physicians, this renowned organization’s #1 goal is to make the world’s best medicine better. To do that, they arm their staff with tools and resources that support them personally, professionally, and financially—because they believe the world’s best medicine really begins with you.

Through leadership, education, innovation, and excellence in medicine, they are committed to improving the health and well-being of all people—including charity and unreimbursed care for their communities.
About the City Live and work in a bedroom community of the St. Louis metro area offering affordable living and access to world-class sports, cultural venues, and family-friendly attractions.
  • Recognized as one of the greatest sports cities with world champion St. Louis Cardinals, Stanley Cup-winning St. Louis Blues, and a professional soccer team in a new stadium debuting in 2023
  • Unique family-friendly attractions like nowhere else – explore the Science Center, visit the Magic House, City Museum, or Aquarium, or spend the day at Forest Park, skating, boating, or feeding baby animals at the Zoo
  • Center for Cultural Entertainment; home of world-renown St. Louis Symphony, world-class St. Louis Zoo and St. Louis Art Museum, and the Missouri History Museum
  • A dining scene worthy of a national spotlight with James Beard renowned chefs offering luxurious international cuisine that’s elegant but not stuffy.
Call me to learn more about this opportunity in an affordable Midwest city.


About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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