TeamHealth is seeking a visionary medical director to lead a cutting-edge Hospitalist program at Turkey Creek Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. This leadership opportunity will report directly to the regional medical director and vice president of operations and will be responsible for the oversight of a growing team of clinicians and advanced practice clinicians. As facility medical director (FMD), you will be responsible for developing and sustaining relationships, impacting clinical strategies and workflows that promote practice, patient satisfaction and improve value-based healthcare delivery.
As FMD, you will be responsible for managing the clinical, financial, human and capital resources of the facility. Duties may include, but are not limited to attending hospital general medical staff meetings and serving as a representative on hospital committees, producing and managing FMD report to appropriate regional medical director (RMD), senior vice president (SVP), executive vice president (EVP), and vice president operations (VPO). You may also schedule, conduct and report on monthly or bi-monthly departmental meetings, manage staffing schedule and a core clinical team, and produce and execute a yearly departmental strategic plan. In this role, you will be responsible for attending monthly goal progress meetings with hospital administration along with RMD and VPO and attending leadership training programs provided by TeamHealth.
We ask that candidates have a medical degree and be board certified in internal medicine or family medicine and have a minimum of five years of hospital medicine experience. The ideal candidate will have previous leadership/administrative experience and have strong administrative and team building skills. Review of applications will begin immediately. Candidates should submit a letter of application including professional accomplishments and curriculum vitae (CV).
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.
Home to The University of Tennessee and the corporate headquarters of many national companies, Knoxville offers excellent public schools, a low cost of living and no state income tax. Add to those perks, endless outdoor recreation opportunities, a growing culinary scene, great family entertainment availability and an active music scene that includes the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra. With more than 100 miles of greenways and bike trails, Knoxville is the outdoor enthusiast’s dream. Go paddle boarding or kayaking with friends on the Tennessee River or in one of the many local lakes and quarries, or skip over to south Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness for paved and off-road biking trails. For those looking for a challenge, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is just an hour away with access to the famous Appalachian Trail! Outdoor activities, however, are just part of the fun this city offers. Its growing downtown area features restaurants, shopping, pubs and much more. Stop by the vintage Phoenix Pharmacy and Fountain for root beer floats or sundaes, go bowling at Maple Hall where you can enjoy delicious cocktails and appetizers, or eat at one of the many regionally recognized restaurants. This mid-sized city has much to explore and offers easy access to other large cities like Chattanooga, Asheville, Nashville, Atlanta and Lexington.
Tagged as: Hospital Medicine, hospitalist, Internal Medicine