EM Medical Director

Employer
TeamHealth
Location
Paris, Kentucky
Posted
Apr 07, 2019
Ref
6101
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
Permanent
TeamHealth has an excellent leadership opportunity for a full-time physician to lead our emergency department team at Bourbon Community Hospital in Paris, Kentucky. Bourbon Community is a Duke LifePoint Quality Affiliate dedicated to transforming its culture of safety and providing the highest quality care. This ED has 9 beds, an annual volume of 13,000 and an 18% admission rate. In addition, there are 24 hours of physician coverage, 12-hour shifts, and a low patient per hour rate of 1.5 patients of low acuity. The EMR is MedHost and the facility is home to a supportive nursing staff and an integrated hospital medicine program. We ask that you be board certified or board eligible in Emergency Medicine, or board certified or eligible in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine with Emergency Medicine experience. ATLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications are also required.

With a shared goal of improving patient outcomes and clinician experiences, TeamHealth and LifePoint have a dedicated partnership of more than 4 years focused on creating better experiences for emergency medicine and hospital medicine clinicians.This nationwide partnership means TeamHealth and LifePoint Health have a committed team of clinicians, operators and leaders developing best practices that are shared and implemented throughout the country to improve the outcomes of patients.

Bourbon Community Hospital is a 58-bed facility that offers a full range of care to the Paris, Kentucky, and the surrounding area. The facilities guiding principles include supporting its clinicians, remaining active in the community and delivering unmatched patient care. Bourbon Community Hospital is a Duke LifePoint Quality Affiliate dedicated to transforming its culture of safety and achieving the highest standards of quality care. When you join a LifePoint team through TeamHealth, you will receive: access to leaders, operators and other clinicians who dedicate themselves to a successful partnership between LifePoint and TeamHealth; direction from two of the top leaders in the healthcare industry; and a work environment where integrated care is a focus for emergency medicine and hospital medicine clinicians to create better patient experiences.