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Michigan: Experienced Medical Director for Primary Care

Company: Covenant Medical Center Harrison
Location: Saginaw
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Job Description:

Opportunity Criteria Specialty: Family Medicine : Internal Medicine Candidate Type: MD, DO Visas Accepted: H1 Loan Repayment: Not Specified Salary Range: Not Specified Employment Type: Full Time Bonus Offered: None Opportunity DetailsCovenant HealthCare, located in the beautiful Great Lakes Bay region of Michigan, seeks an experienced physician leader as Medical Director of our primary care initiatives. The ideal candidate is a skilled clinical practitioner with strong interpersonal skills and experience in an administration role. The successful applicant will work closely with our leadership team to implement strategies that enhance patient care. Responsible for providing leadership, developing and coordinating long-range planning for our primary care service line. The Medical Director is responsible for motivating staff to be a highly-functioning, financially-sound team while maintaining the highest standards of medical care. He/She is expected to maintain a clinical identity while devoting his/her abilities to proper management, function and efficiency of our primary care program. Hiring and recruiting physicians is an important function of the Medical Director, as is retaining high-level physicians and other staff. He/She will act as a liaison to other physicians by maintaining relationships that are helpful and collaborative, while focusing all physicians on the important of community outreach and exemplary communication with specialty physicians. The ideal candidate will be a clinical physician leader who has demonstrated, by earlier accomplishments, an ability to define a vision for primary care services appropriate for Covenant Medical Group, establish ambitious goals for the program and lead all involved in a comprehensive program to achieve those goals. The successful candidate is expected to have a medical degree (MD/DO) with board certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine or the American Board of Family Medicine. He/She must be qualified to be licensed to practice medicine in the state of Michigan.About: Covenant Medical GroupCovenant Medical Group (CMG), the employed physician network of Covenant HealthCare, is seeking BC/BE physicians to join our extraordinary medical team. CMG is a physician-driven and patient-focused organization built on a commitment to set the standards for excellence in health care delivery, community stewardship and professional fulfillment. Covenant Medical Group is the largest hospital-integrated physician group in the Great Lakes Bay Region and consists of more than205 physicians with sub-specialties including cardiology, neurology, pediatric surgery, neurosurgery, orthopaedic surgery, plastic surgery, gastroenterology, pulmonology, and primary care. Due to increasing volumes and need for improved patient access, this position is a high priority for the organization. Covenant offers extremely competitive base compensation, productivity and incentive bonus, with professional liability coverage. Full benefits include: life, health, dental, and vision for the physician and family. Covenant Also strives to create a flexible and realistic work-life balance for all our providers.About: Covenant HealthCareCovenant HealthCare is one of the largest, most comprehensive health care providers north of metro Detroit. Located in the heart of the Great Lakes Bay Region, Covenant is the sixth largest hospital in Michigan with 643-beds and the regions only Level II Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center including air medical transport service. We have more than 20 inpatient and outpatient facilities, including two major acute care medical centers and servicing people from more than 20 counties across central and northeast Michigan. In addition, Covenant also has the only regional neonatal and pediatric intensive care units. Covenant offers a broad spectrum of programs and services ranging from high-risk obstetrics, neonatal and pediatric intensive care, to acute care including a Level II Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center, cardiology, oncology, orthopedics, robotic surgery and many other services.As a non-profit, our extraordinary care goes beyond our outstanding medical services. It's our compassionate and caring team that makes the difference; their support means you always have someone by your side from diagnosis to recovery. We go above and beyond for our patients every day, and in every way. And that extraordinary commitment extends to the communities we serve. Because by working together for a healthier community, we can build a better tomorrow for generations to come. As the region's preferred hospital and leader in electronic medical records (utilizing EPIC), we support research, education and technology serving as a major teaching hospital in addition to providing training facilities for Central Michigan Universities brand new medical education program in 2013. Forbes ranked Covenant HealthCare as the #1 Best Employer in HealthCare in Michigan two years in a rowA major teaching hospital to Central Michigan University's College of Medicine's seven residency programs and medical students.Covenant has set the standard for hospital medicine programs nationwide. We have a 24/7 program that allows family medicine physicians to practice in an outpatient setting.Covenant is the largest health care provider in the region and largest health care employer in Saginaw County4,600+ employees, 500+ volunteers and more than 600 physicians on medical staff312,500+ Primary Care and Specialist encounters through Covenant Medical GroupUtilization Statistics for fiscal year 201830,662 - Inpatient Discharges93,467 - Emergency Care Center Visits14,275 - Surgeries Performed106,624 - MedExpress Visits2,616 - Babies BornAbout: Saginaw and the Great Lakes Bay RegionThe economically diverse County of Saginaw is located in the central portion of Michigan's Lower Peninsula and is part of the Great Lakes Bay Region. Saginaw County, with a population of nearly 200,000 residents, is a hub of research, product development, and manufacturing for the auto, chemical, silicon, advanced materials, and technology industries. The Region is home to chemical and innovation giants such as Dow and Hemlock Semiconductor. Its automotive sector is ledby Nexteer Automotive, two General Motors facilities, Means Industries and a number of suppliers. Midland, Bay City, Saginaw and Mount Pleasant are the heart of the Great Lakes Bay Region. From the bustle of Downtown Saginaw to the quiet agricultural communities of Gratiot County, the Great Lakes Bay Region spans diverse communities throughout the heart of Michigan. Thanks to its blue-collar heritageand convenient access to the rest of the world, businesses of all types are finding that the Great Lakes Bay Region is their perfect home. With a population of more than 575,000 residents, the Region is a hub of research, product development, and manufacturing for the auto, chemical, silicon and agribusiness industries. Here you will find unique opportunities to partner with some of the world's experts in Solar, Medical and Advanced Manufacturing research and work side-by-side with well-established and start-up companies on the cutting edge of new technologies. Saginaw County is the Region's medical center featuring the new Central Michigan College of Medicine, and is an established service area for professional services, such as accounting and legal specialties. The Great Lakes Bay Region also has a strong position as a retail and tourist destination, which coincides with exceptional quality of life. The Great Lakes Bay Region is the largest watershed in Michigan, making it a place rich with natural resources. The Saginaw River and eight different rivers intertwine and drain into the Saginaw Bay which is connected to Lake Huron. A growing economy, outstanding healthcare, low cost of living, award-winning schools, and diverse housing options are all available in Saginaw. Our region has a vibrant, big-city feel with small city expenses and charm!Contact Information Contact: Cecilia Jerome Phone: 989-583-7510 Fax: E-mail: Click here to e-mail. * When making contact with the person who posted this opportunity, please tell them you saw their posting on PracticeMatch. 610757CJ

Keywords: Covenant Medical Center Harrison, Saginaw , Michigan: Experienced Medical Director for Primary Care, Other , Saginaw, Michigan

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