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Emergency Medicine Medical Director in Glendale, California in Glendale, CA at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 1/23/2024

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    Glendale, CA
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Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent full-time opportunity for a physician leader to join our emergency department (ED) team at Glendale Memorial Hospital located in the highly desirable area of Los Angeles County.  In this role the facility medical director will provide clinical and administrative leadership for EM services, have strong communication and interpersonal skills, prior leadership experience, collaborate with TeamHealth and hospital leadership, and maintain a clinical practice and provide direct patient care in the emergency dept. In addition, the qualified candidate will be ABEM/ABOEM certified.  The Glendale ED is a state-of-the-art LA County Stroke Receiving center and sees a volume of 36,500 and 11% admission rate. EMR is Cerner and physicians see average 2.1 patients per hour with daily advanced practice clinician (APC) coverage. TeamHealth is one of the nation's leading healthcare organizations that specializes in emergency medicine. For more than four decades, we have honed every aspect needed to support our clinician teams so that you can do what you do best. Our leaders are some of the best in the country! Join a community of thousands of emergency medicine professionals to share and shape best practices. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources, and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients. California Applicant Privacy Act: Competitive hourly rate with an estimated base pay range for independent contractors with a minimum $218/hour to maximum of $251/hour plus a monthly director stipend and quarterly performance bonus.

Position Highlights

  • Competitive administrative stipend and clinical rate
  • Southern California climate with close access to beaches, mountains, and a wide range of activities that make the area idea to live and work in
  • Paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage at no cost to you
  • Stability of a respected industry leader
  • Support of a national network of world-class emergency medicine experts
  • Access to TeamHealth clinician wellness program and referral program
  • Member of TeamHealth's national Patient Safety Organization
  • Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through the TeamHealth Institute
  • 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)

    Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center, Dignity Health

    Established in 1926, Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, the leading accrediting body for healthcare organizations in the United States. We are a 334-licensed bed facility with 1,000 employees, upwards 500 physicians representing all major specialties, and a dedicated team of 400 volunteers. As part of Dignity Health, our award-winning hospital is home to a full range of services, including the heart center, the colorectal surgery institute, the Marcia Ray Breast Center, emergency care, orthopedic and spine care, and more.


    Located minutes away from downtown Los Angeles, Pasadena, Burbank, Hollywood, and Universal City, Glendale is the fourth largest city in Los Angeles County and is surrounded by Southern California's leading commercial districts. Glendale lies in the Verdugo Mountains, and is a suburb in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. The city is bordered to the northwest by the Sun Valley and Tujunga neighborhoods of Los Angeles; to the northeast by La Ca�ada Flintridge and the unincorporated area of La Crescenta; to the west by Burbank and Griffith Park; to the east by Eagle Rock and Pasadena; to the south by the Atwater Village neighborhood of Los Angeles; and to the southeast by Glassell Park neighborhood of Los Angeles. The Golden State, Ventura, Glendale, and Foothill freeways run through the city.

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