System Medical Director Opportunity (13447BR)

  • TeamHealth
  • Apr 29, 2021
Full time Administration - Medical Director IM - Hospitalist

Job Description

TeamHealth is seeking a Hospital Medicine System Medical Director for our client partner. This leadership opportunity will report directly to the Clinical SVP or Regional Medical Director in a DYAD partnership with the Vice President of Operations and will be responsible for the oversight of the site facility medical directors.

As System Medical Director (SMD), you will be responsible for developing and sustaining relationships, impacting clinical strategies and workflows that promote best practices, patient satisfaction and improve value-based healthcare delivery. As SMD, you will oversee the administrative aspects of multiple hospitals, all within/representing a group of hospitals within a system or affiliation. As SMD, you will have director oversight and will be responsible for ensuring that site Facility Medical Directors (FMD) are meeting the duties and responsibilities of the leadership role.

TeamHealth is a physician-led, patient-focused company with over 16,000 clinicians. Founded by doctors, for doctors, our success stems from the ingenuity, dedicated teamwork and integrity of our people. At TeamHealth, our purpose is to perfect the practice of medicine, every day, in everything we do. We are proud to be the leading physician practice in the United States, driven by our commitment to quality and safety and supported by our world-class operating team.

Duties may include, but are not limited to:
- Assure that Facility Medical Directors (“FMDs”) are involved in hospital general medical staff meetings, participate in hospital committees, produce appropriate reports, hold monthly or bi-weekly meetings with hospital leadership
- Provide appropriate reports, metrics, and documentation on a monthly basis to Group President
- Assist in and assure production and delivery of a yearly FMD report
- Schedule and direct monthly or quarterly hospital system meetings with system executive team members
- Participate in monthly or bi-monthly regional contract review calls with Group President, EVP, SVP, CFO, and VPO
- Oversee and participate in as needed basis with the FMD to recruit and ensure the sites are fully staffed
- Work effectively as a key team member in Patient Safety and Value Add/Solution delivery
- Opportunity to pick up no more than 6 to 10 clinical shifts per month

- Medical degree (MD or DO) required
- Related Master’s (e.g., MBA/MHA/MS) degree or equivalent experience strongly preferred
- Board certified in Internal Medicine
- Previous leadership or administrative experience required
- Strong administrative and team building skills
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Review of applications will begin immediately. Candidates should submit a letter of application including professional accomplishments, curriculum vitae, and the names, mailing addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers of five professional references.

Position highlights:

- Association with the leading physician practice in the country
- Competitive compensation
- Excellent comprehensive benefits package
- Access to leadership development programs such as LEADership Fundamentals, LEAD (Leadership Education and Development), CDA (Coach Development Academy), the Diversity and Inclusion Committee, and the National Medical Leadership Conference (NMLC)
- Customized Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) membership with access to CME, exclusive access to educational resources, professional development opportunities, live events and a dynamic online community of hospitalists who actively shape and improve the practice of hospital medicine
- Practice with confidence as a member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization

Consider Visa Candidates?