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Medical Director in Houston, TX at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 3/12/2019

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TeamHealth has a new opportunity for a Facility Medical Director to lead our emergency department team at Memorial Hermann Southwest located in an urban community in southwest Houston. This ED sees approximately 72K patients per year with 22% admission rate. They are pursuing a Trauma Level 2 designation. The UT Emergency Medicine and Memorial Family Practice residents rotate through the ED and there are 64 hours of physician and 54 hours of advanced practice clinician coverage. We ask that you be ABEM certified with leadership experience and PALS, ATLS and ACLS certifications.

Position Highlights:
  • Monthly leadership stipend as well as quarterly bonus
  • Sign on bonus available
  • Fully staffed facility
  • Independent contractor status
  • Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
The Bayou City Number 4 in the U.S. by population, Houston is proud to be an international city, and the most ethnically diverse in the nation. Residents enjoy a low cost of living and a modern industry base with thriving energy, aerospace, healthcare and trade sectors. Only New York City is home to more Fortune 500 headquarters, and the Port of Houston makes it the top U.S. city for exports. Healthcare professionals will find a rich and vibrant medical community in the home of the world's largest medical center. The Texas Medical Center is comprised of more than 50 non-profit member organizations dedicated to teaching, research and patient care. Leading medical schools including The Baylor College of Medicine, and best in class specialty care institutions such as The Menninger Clinic and MD Anderson Cancer Center draw medical students, researchers, clinicians and patients from all over the world. Located within 50 miles of the Gulf of Mexico, Houston enjoys a year-round warm climate and a mean winter temperature of 53 degrees. Amenities including Rice University, the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, two international airports, major professional sports teams, thriving arts and culture, downtown living, and family-friendly suburbs make Houston a destination with something for everyone.

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