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Medical Director for Memorial Hermann-GoHealth Urgent Care

Employer
Memorial Hermann Health System
Location
Houston, Texas
Closing date
May 2, 2025

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Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Hours
Part Time
Position Type
Permanent
Medical Director for Memorial Hermann-GoHealth Urgent Care

Location
City:
Houston
State:
TX
Zipcode:

Opportunity Criteria

Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
Internal Medicine - Peds
Loan Repayment:
Not Specified
Salary Range:
Not Specified
Employment Type:
Not Specified
Bonus Offered:
None

OVERVIEW

Medical Director - Urgent Care - Greater Houston Area - Memorial Hermann-GoHealth Urgent Care

Memorial Hermann-GoHealth Urgent Care initially announced its partnership and opened 10 centers in the summer of 2022. Since then, we have grown to over 30 centers with plans for further expansion. This partnership provides the Greater Houston area with convenient access to high quality urgent care.

We provide a different type of Urgent Care experience for our dedicated providers who are doing the work they love. Our practice model brings together board-certified Physicians and Advanced Practitioners in innovative treatment centers, with the resources and support of Memorial Hermann behind them. We are the front door to quality connected care.

We are seeking a Medical Director who uses quality metrics, relationship management, and care protocols to improve the performance and outcomes within the Urgent Care setting. Someone who can lead, build relationships and establish credibility with physicians and other providers. Must have a proven track record of being that champion through implementing strategies designed to improve outcomes and lower the cost of care. Must be knowledgeable in reinforcing and modeling a culture that emphasizes complimentary and coordinated care in the best interest of the patient.

HIGHLIGHTS:
* Direct and identify best practice standards including establishing clinical policies, procedures, rules, regulations and methods of operation related to the Memorial Hermann-GoHealth Urgent Care network.
* Establish quality metrics and initiate process improvement programs.
* Support Memorial Hermann-GoHealth Urgent Care network's strategy to increase exposure and to enhance the image of the Program to health care providers and residents.
* Participates in recruitment, provider qualification and training, maintenance of competencies, proficiency testing, and regulatory compliance.
* Responsible to: Health System Medical Group VP/Chief Medical Officer and collaborates with Chief Medical Officer GoHealth Urgent Care (CMO).
* Collaborates across and within regions to share resources, implement improvement initiatives, and optimize clinical, financial, operational and customer service performance.

Requirements:
* Minimum of five (5) years of clinical experience.
* Minimum of three (3) years of clinical leadership / administrative experience preferred in emergency medicine, urgent care, or related field, preferably in a major medical center or health system, required.
* Ability to analyze clinical data and convey findings in an effective manner to elicit change.
* Successful track record of building, developing and leading high-performing medical teams.
* Outstanding oral and written communication.
* Proven track record of flexibility and fluidity in managing many responsibilities.
* Effective team leadership and performance management skills.
* Possesses the tenure, knowledge, and skillset necessary to bring authority to new and existing relationships, both internal and external.

Required Licenses/Certifications:
* Must have current state medical licenses at time of start.
* Current Board-Certification in Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, or combined Med/Peds.

We look forward to sharing more with you.

ABOUT OUR PROGRAM

Memorial Hermann-GoHealth Urgent Care offers a different type of Urgent Care experience for providers and patients. Our mission is to increase access to quality on-demand care for all. Our award-winning centers are equipped with on-site labs, digital X-ray, EKG and point of care testing to better diagnose conditions and determine the best course of treatment. Our providers are highly credentialed and experienced professionals doing the work they love.

We are setting a new standard for urgent care in your community. Memorial Hermann-GoHealth Urgent Care has plans to rapidly expand centers in and around the Greater Houston Metropolitan Area.

What do we offer?

* Our centers offer urgent care services for most non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries, as well as X-rays and rapid diagnostic tests with our on-site lab
* Patients can save a spot online or simply walk in
* We are open 365 days a year, providing convenient same-day, evening, weekend, and holiday care
* Full and part time Providers enjoy a full complement of benefits from Memorial Hermann
* Having shared EMR access gives you seamless access to specialty care providers as well as the ability to see test results which will connect the dots adding to continuity of care for patients we serve
* You will enjoy the variety of ages, conditions and procedures that are seen on a daily basis
* We offer Virtual Visits. In fact, our virtual platform can be used to diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions.
* We are the front door to quality connected care
ABOUT MEMORIAL HERMANN MEDICAL GROUP

As part of the Memorial Hermann Health System, Memorial Hermann Medical Group (MHMG) brings together many of Houston's leading providers under one organization for better coordination in healthcare delivery.

Established in 2006, the Memorial Hermann Medical Group (MHMG) includes primary care physicians, specialists and advanced practice providers who all share a single focus - to practice evidenced-based medicine in order to provide an exceptional level of collaborative, quality patient-centered care. With approximately 200 providers and over 60 clinics, MHMG creates the structure that facilitates this collaboration and mutual commitment toward common desired behaviors and outcomes.

Benefits of employment include a competitive compensation package with a productivity, bonus and comprehensive practice management that includes:

* Billing and Collections
* Insurance Contracting
* Branding/Marketing
* Human Resource/Staffing Support
* Leading-edge Information Technology
ABOUT HOUSTON

Alive with energy and rich in diversity, Houston, Texas is a dynamic mix of outstanding performing and visual arts venues, local teams representing all major sports, countless restaurants offering a variety of excellent cuisine and world-class attractions. With a vibrant economy, Houston is home to thriving businesses include growth in high-technology industries, medical research, health care and professional services. Houston is known internationally as the home of one of the best medical communities in the world with the Texas Medical Center (TMC), the largest medical center in the world, only 10 minutes from downtown Houston. With its beautiful surroundings, mild year-round climate, low cost of living and high quality of life, Houston, TX has much to offer.

OPPORTUNITY ID: GOHEALTH_UC_MD/DO_FT_FM MedDir_GOHEALTH_REPLACEMENT_24 *MH*

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