The country’s leading hospitalist provider is now staffing emergency departments across the country! A physician-owned and led organization is seeking talented physicians looking for a ground floor, long-term relationship with an elite group that includes a dynamic leadership training program. They are looking for a board certified, residency trained emergency medicine director to over see their peer group of physicians and top notch APPs.
This position is with a gorgeous community hospital with a state-of-the-art, 15 bed ED with a standard community hospital patient mix and a very high payer mix at an annual census of 24K. The ED experiences low acuity with about 5% admission rate, and transfers high trauma, OB, PICU and ortho.
Physicians see 1.8 patients per hour on a 12 hour shift (physician’s choice) with APP assistance 10 hours daily. Full time is 120 hours a month, but additional hours are available upon request. EM boards either boarded or eligible, are required.
Physicians earn $285 an hour on an independent contractor status. The director will enjoy an additional administrative stipend of $85K. With minimal clinical of 1,440 hours a year, anjual comp is at $500K with ability to earn more with additional clinical hours. A relocation stipend and an additional commencement bonus of $40K is provided with a two year commitment.
The location is on the Gulf coast in a predominately blue collar community with easy access to Beaumont, Houston and Galveston.