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Assistant Medical Director in Humble, TX at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 10/6/2018

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Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent full-time leadership opportunity for a physician to join our emergency department leadership team at Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital, Memorial Hermann Summer Creek Convenient Care Center and Memorial Hermann Kingwood Convenient Care Center. Memorial Hermann Northeast hospital is a 255-bed Level 4 Trauma Center and is home to a 38-bed ED that sees 60,000 patients per year with a 20% admission rate. It is located in a suburban community in Northeast Houston near IAH Airport. The facility serves a diverse community of all demographics, urban, suburban and rural, and features an accredited stroke and chest pain center, catheterization lab and interventions. Other facility features include 40 hours of physician coverage, 54 hours of advanced practice coverage and 35 hours of scribes. Memorial Hermann Summer Creek CCC is a 9-bed freestanding ED that sees about 23,000 patients per year. The facility features 24 hour physician coverage and 20 hours of APC coverage with an admission rate of 4%. Opening in November 2018, Memorial Hermann Kingwood Convenient Care Center will be an 8-bed free-standing ED with a projected initial volume is 17 patients per day. The Assistant Facility Medical Director will join the leadership team at Memorial Hermann Northeast and Summer Creek Convenient Care Center for 12-hour, single coverage shifts. We ask that you be Emergency Medicine certified, with leadership experience preferred. Join TeamHealth and become a part of one of our nation’s leading health care organizations specializing in Hospitalist Medicine, Emergency Medicine and Post-Acute Medicine. TeamHealth offers free CME, a great work-life balance that gives you quality time with family and the potential to realize your career by growing into local, regional and national leadership positions.

Position Highlights:

  • Competitive compensation and leadership stipend
  • RVU program and sign-on bonus
  • Double physician and advanced practice clinician coverage
  • Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Flexible scheduling and sub-specialty back-up
  • Independent contractor status

Humble, Texas

Humble is in Harris County, Texas, within the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown metropolitan area. Petroleum has been the basis of the Humble economy since its beginning. Loch Energy is headquartered in Humble, and the city was the namesake for Humble Oil and Refining Company, which later merged with the Exxon Corporation. The city was named after one of the original settlers, a successful wildcatter originally from England named Pleasant Smith Humble. He opened the first post office in his home and later served as justice of the peace.