The Intensivist Group at Sound Physicians seeks an experienced Critical Care Medicine Director to lead our growing team at Florida Hospital Tampa. This is a unique opportunity to join an established team of seven physicians and participate in the evolution of the area's premier Critical Care Medicine program. The ideal Director will work clinically alongside the dedicated team in addition to providing administrative direction with the support of The Intensivist Groups medical and operational teams.
The Team - The Hospital
As part of The Intensivist Group, you will work in a culture of integrity, teamwork, service, quality & innovation. You will work with a physician-centric administration that supports leadership training and seeks to work collaboratively with physician leaders to effect positive changes for the medical staff and its community.
-475-bed hospital, tertiary hub of a 5 hospital network, part of the Adventist Health System -Established 7 physician team with 3 advanced practice providers -36 bed medical/surgical ICU; 9 bed CCU and 8 bed CTICU -Full Sub-specialty Support -24/7 on-site coverage
-Developing and implementing evidence based protocols, practice guidelines, and order sets -Defining and managing work allocation and work flow processes of program clinical and physician staff -Participating in ICU related quality and data management -Serving in a partnership role with Sound Physicians and The Intensivist Group in all areas of program management including (but not limited to) marketing, staffing, HR issues, budget, clinical performance, strategic planning, services provided, and recruitment. -Orienting and training new physicians -Managing relationships with key clinical and administrative stakeholders at the hospital -Supporting all existing standardized The Intensivist Group processes, tools, services -Championing change management and required expectations during the implementation of a new Intensivist program -Facilitating cooperation with other key inpatient physician care providers such as hospitalists and emergency physicians to promote physician involvement in program planning, policy, and development -Overseeing ICU throughput
The Intensivist Group at Sound Physicians is the leading national provider of high quality and efficient critical care services to community hospitals. We improve patient care, patient, nursing, physician satisfaction, and quality outcomes while reducing hospital costs and risk.
-Must be board certified in Critical Care Medicine and able to obtain a Florida medical license -Eligible to work in the United States. Not a J1 visa qualified area. -Have at least 5 years of experience as a Critical Care Medicine Director -Demonstrate previous leadership and management skills -Comprehend physician services documentation and coding compliance requirements -Understand techniques of financial decision making -Skilled in physician recruitment and retention practices -Experienced in quality improvement initiatives
The Intensivist Group is part of Sound Physicians, a physician-founded and led organization focused on improving quality, patient satisfaction and ICU performance. Our model is designed to challenge the status quo and transform the way critical care is provided. This is accomplished by our relentless pursuit to create value and eliminate waste in the ICU, implementing critical care programs that f...ocus on improving the lives of patients while creating value for our hospital partners.
We ensure that physicians have the time and resources needed to deliver compassionate care that measurably improves quality and lowers the cost of healthcare for patients in the communities we serve. Our culture promotes physician autonomy, mastery and purpose. Physicians have the ability to effectively participate in the process of change management within the community hospital ICU setting.