Medical Director-Hospitalist Service

Lebanon, PA | Physicians | Physician-Administrative | FTE: 0.5 | Regular | Tracking Code: 107069

General Summary

Provides medical leadership for the Hospitalist Service, its physicians, staff and patients. Administers and directs the activities of assigned personnel. Provides medical care to patients. Reviews the quality, adequacy and appropriateness of services within the department.

Medical Director - Hospitalist Program

WellSpan Health, a sophisticated medical community in south central Pennsylvania is seeking a Medical Director to lead the hospitalist program at WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital in Lebanon, Pennsylvania. Our hospitalist team is a stable and respected group who pride themselves in fulfilling their mission to provide excellent inpatient care.

Expectations of Medical Director include:

  • Ability to collaborate with physician, nursing and administrative leadership to support system objectives.
  • Develop and implement quality improvement goals and objectives that align with WellSpan Health strategy.
  • Serve as a mentor and role model for all members of the department.
  • Develop and conduct annual performance evaluations for all clinicians.
  • Lead the recruitment and retention of physicians and advanced practitioners.
  • Participate as an active member of the WellSpan Hospitalist's Leadership Executive Committee

Candidates for this position:

  • Must be Board Certified in Internal or Family Medicine and eligible for licensure in Pennsylvania.
  • Should have a minimum of 5 years' experience as a hospitalist. Two years of experience in a leadership role is preferred.
  • Should possess strong clinical, managerial and leadership skills including strong team-building skills and patient experience and cost-of-care emphasis.

Lifestyle and Community

  • Lebanon is a family-oriented community with excellent schools, a low cost of living and low crime rates
  • Outdoor and cultural activities include sports, hunting, fishing, hiking, farmers markets and downtown access to 15 miles of rails to trails
  • Centrally located from several major metropolitan areas, including Baltimore, New York, Washington D.C. and Philadelphia

For immediate confidential consideration or to learn more, please contact

Laura Myers, Physician Recruiter

Phone: 717-851-5445

E-mail: lmyers9@wellspan.org

Qualifications

Minimum Education:

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) Required or
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) Required

Work Experience:

  • 3 years Relevant experience. Required and
  • A full time Hospitalist with some management responsibilities and familiarity with Performance Improvement processes. Required

Licenses:

  • Licensed Medical Physician and Surgeon Upon Hire Required or
  • Licensed Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Upon Hire Required

Courses and Training:

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine Upon Hire Required or
  • Diplomate of the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine Upon Hire Required and
  • Completion of an Internal Medicine residency Upon Hire Required and
  • Must qualify and be a member of the Medical Staff of York Hospital Upon Hire Required

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Teaching skills
Laura Myers, FASPR
Laura Myers, FASPR
Physician Recruiter

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