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Hospitalist Medical Director at Caldwell UNC

Job ID: 8107
Location: Lenoir, NC
Facility/Division: Caldwell Memorial Hospital
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description

Description

Caldwell UNC Health is the choice for health care in Caldwell County. The Emergency Department see approximately 30,000 visits a year. Caldwell Physician Network provides the majority of primary care and select specialty care to our market from eleven separate medical park locations throughout the county. Our 137-bed hospital is a member of the UNC Health System. 

Position Details: 

• Work with a team of experienced and highly skilled physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners as the Medical Director for Caldwell Acute Care Specialists

• The Medical Director provides management of the hospitalist group including oversight of team and individual performance/adherence to standards & will create the monthly hospitalist schedule

• The Medical Director of Caldwell Acute Care Specialists reports to the CMO & will represent the hospitalist group at the Medical Executive Committee and other committees/working groups that require hospitalist representation 

• The Medical Director will lead the hospitalist group in the development, implementation and sustainment of quality and throughput measures/process improvement projects. • The Medical Director interfaces with other practices, practitioners, departments and allied health services to promote/facilitate collaboration & effective operations. 

• Some clinical shifts will be required and experience with procedures is preferred (central line & vent management), open ICU managed by hospitalists. Experienced applicants only. 

• Specialty backup: Cardiology, GI, Nephrology, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, ENT, Pulmonary. Epic EMR system. 

• Location- 321 Mulberry Street, SW, Lenoir, NC 28645 

Lifestyle, Scenery, Recreation, Friendship, Professional Career—Have it ALL! 

• Location in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Northwestern North Carolina 

• Temperate climate with 4 seasons 

• Proximity to higher education opportunities: Appalachian State University in Boone, NC; Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, NC; Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute in Hudson, NC 

• One hour-and-ten-minutes travel time each to: Charlotte Douglas International Airport; the eclectic attractions of Asheville; the arts and history of Winston-Salem; and only 20 minutes to the North Carolina High Country and the mountain resort community of Blowing Rock. 

To be considered, please email your CV to [email protected] 

This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Heath Care System. This is not a State employed position.
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