EM Physician Medical Director

Employer/Recruiter: 
Job Ref: 
JO000017913
Specialty: 
Emergency Medicine
Profession: 
Physician
Facility: 
Albany Memorial Hospital - EM
State: 
New York (NY)
City: 
Albany
Zip/Postal Code: 
12204
Country: 
United States
Employment Type: 
Full Time
Envision Physician Services is seeking a Board Certified Emergency Medicine Medical Director to provide onsite management of the clinical and administrative aspects of our Emergency Department at Albany Memorial Hospital located in Albany, New York. Interested candidates should have at least 2-5 years of previous leadership and administrative experience.

Facility Information

Albany Memorial Hospital, part of St. Peter's Health Partners, is celebrating 150 years as a healing presence in the Capital Region. Awards and accolades include accreditation as a Chest Pain Center by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, for the second time; Designated Stroke Center by the New York State Department of Health; Center for Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine accreditation; and is the recipient of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's 'Get With The Guidelines (GWTG)' - Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award.
Hospital Profile
  • 30-bed community hospital with ambulatory surgical services
  • Renovated, state-of-the-art-facility
  • 24/7 Hospitalist service covers Medical/Surgical/Tele Unit and responds to in-house codes
  • Top notch radiology program is well staffed, has Tele-radiography for cases after hours, and PAC for digital radiology viewing
  • Wound Care Center, hand rehabilitation
Emergency Department Profile
  • 40,000 annual volume
  • Broad community pathology that includes minor trauma and moderate medical acuity
  • 20 room ED with hard wired monitors and 8 bed fast-track
  • 27 hours per day of physician coverage
  • 28 hours per day of APP coverage
  • 24 hours per day of scribe coverage
  • 5.3% admission rate. Higher Acuity patients are transferred to tertiary centers in town including St. Peter's Hospital
  • EPIC EMR
  • Able to work at all 3 St. Peter's Health Partners Emergency Departments
  • Academic affiliation with Albany Medical Center provides rotations for fourth year medical students and PA students affording academic involvement and adjunct faculty appointments for interested EM physicians
  • Active EMS program provides medical direction for 9 local squads and conducts ACLS training.


Community Information

Albany is among the best-kept secrets in the Northeast United States. This picturesque region is located at the convergence of the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers, and is a short drive from the Adirondack, Berkshire and Heldeberg Mountains. Forbes Magazine lists Albany as one of "America's Best Places for Business and Careers" in 2018, and U.S. News & World Report ranks Albany as one of its "Best Places to Live" in the nation in 2018.
  • New York City, Boston and Montreal amenities are within a 2½ - 3½ hour drive
  • Abundant local culture including museums and the Saratoga Performing Arts Center
  • Tanglewood - the summer home for the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Boston Pops - is only an hour away
  • Sports and recreation abound in this thriving community that also boasts the region's most desirable suburbs and schools
  • New beautiful Albany International Airport is close by and offers direct connections to all major hubs


Benefits and Compensation

Envision Physician Services is a dynamic physician- and clinician-led medical group that has been offering exceptional career opportunities for more than 60 years. With more than 25,000 affiliated clinicians coast-to-coast, Envision Physician Services is nationally recognized for delivering clinical excellence supported by innovation, integration and exceptional leadership.
Candidates considering becoming a teammate at Envision Physician Services will find full-time, part-time and independent contractor opportunities available in a variety of community types, from rural and underserved communities to major metropolitan areas; practice settings, from small hospitals to academic health systems; and job levels, from entry level to senior management. Envision teammates also benefit from the following resources:
  • Strong leadership at local, regional and national levels
  • Exceptional quality of practice backed by comprehensive support services
  • Optimal care teams with flexible and equitable scheduling options
  • A-rated professional liability insurance
  • Extensive variety of practice settings coast-to-coast
  • Competitive compensation, including several benefit options
  • Opportunities for professional development, mentoring and career advancement
  • Clinician mental health and well-being support
  • Comprehensive education and training on leadership, management and clinical best practices, including a wide variety of CME programs
  • Clinical and scientific research opportunities

*Benefits vary by division, clinical specialty and employment status.
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