Medical Director Opportunity to lead Critical Care Team in Augusta, GA
HCA and ICC Healthcare
April 5, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
ICC (Intensive Care Consortium) Healthcare has joined HCA, one of the nation’s largest healthcare networks, to change the way critical care medicine is practiced. Our patient-focused, evidence-based solutions improve quality, efficiency and outcomes in the lives of the critically ill patients we serve. We are looking for a Medical Director with experience leading teams and improving quality measures to join us in our mission to make a difference in the care of every patient every day at Doctors Hospital of Augusta in Augusta, GA.
About ICC Healthcare
•ICC Healthcare employees over 250 providers in 32 programs with 6-8 new programs opening each year.
•Last year, our providers had over 140,000 patient encounters nationwide.
•We are part of the HCA system of care. HCA owns and operates over 170 facilities in 20 states providing services to over 26 million patients annually.
The ICC Difference
•The success of the ICC intensivist program relies on strong team building strategies within the ICU, the hardwiring of best practice evidence base protocols and streamlining the delivery of hospital wide critical care services.
•Our physicians have the ability to impact change on a national scale through our association with HCA.
•We believe work/life balance is an important and strive to help providers maintain this balance.
•We are a physician driven company that values physician input and experience.
•Opportunities are available to participate in GME through HCA’s commitment to residency and fellowship programs.
•Our partnership with HCA provides access to data on a large scale and allows us to test and implement new models of care and management for the best interest of our patients and physicians.
What We Offer
•Competitive compensation with an excellent benefits package including health, dental, life insurance, stock options, 401k with company match, disability, Paid Time off, CME allowance and days, and more
•Professional development program with leadership training and mentoring
•Appropriate staffing models and flexible scheduling
•Occurrence based malpractice Insurance
•Expert practice management including privileging, provider enrollment, and billing and collections
•Unmatched growth and leadership opportunities
Opportunity Specifics – Doctors Hospital of Augusta
•Medical Director Opportunity
•310 bed facility with 24 bed ICU
•Average census 15 patients per day
•24/7 coverage – 1 MD day/ 1APP night with backup physician call
•Fulltime (15 shifts/mo)
•BC/BE Critical Care Medicine with 2 years of experience preferred but not required
•10% Administrative, 90% Clinical – full job description available upon request
Facility Information - Doctors Hospital of Augusta
Home to the well-respected Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital, Doctors Hospital is a 354 bed facility that has been very busy growing over the last few years. After opening a new three-story tower that houses a new Joint and Spine Center and state-of-the-art Intensive Care Unit, Doctors Hospital became a Level III Trauma Center, added a brand new Cath Lab, Pediatric ER, Pediatric In-Patient Unit that includes a PICU, opened a renovated Women’s Imaging Center and brought to Augusta the area’s first CyberKnife®.
The expansion hasn’t stopped! Right now the hospital is in the middle of a major construction project that will add new operating rooms, expand the In-Patient Rehab Unit and expand the Wound Center into a brand new medical office building.
Doctors Hospital is proud to be the only hospital in the area to be named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission for the fifth year in a row. Doctors is also an Accredited Chest Pain Center, a Certified Stroke Center and is the only hospital in the area to be designated a Baby Friendly® facility.
Community Information – Augusta, GA
As for Augusta, there’s no place like the Classic South. Antebellum mansions, hallowed historic sites and quiet, tree-lined avenues that are perfect for a late summer afternoon stroll. While there are certainly plenty of Southern cities that boast this inviting landscape, there’s something special about our community, something that can’t be replicated in any other place. Nestled along the banks of the Savannah River, Georgia’s second largest city offers its visitors and residents traditional Southern charm plus all the perks of metro living - arts, culture, shopping, educational opportunities, fine cuisine, state-of-the-art healthcare, and sports. Here you can literally soak up the best of all worlds.
HCA is one of the nation's largest healthcare systems with over 175 hospitals in 20 states. We have partnered with ICC Healthcare, the nation's largest intensivist group, to manage our Critical Care programs based on their patient-focused, evidence-based protocols that improve quality, efficiency and outcomes in the lives of the critically ill patients we serve.
Physicians may be employed directly by the hospital or by the group depending on location. All programs are managed by ICC Healthcare.