Job ID: 289141822
Last Updated: 11/19/2014
EM Medical Director - Carlinville Area Hospital - Calinville, Illinois
Hospitalist Consultants, Inc.
We are currently seeking a qualified Medical Director for the Emergency Department at Monroe Hospital located in Bloomington, Indiana.The physician who takes advantage of this Emergency Medicine opportunity will enjoy competitive compensation, local physician leadership, flexible scheduling, occurrence-based malpractice coverage, complimentary online CME and freedom from non-competes. The Medical Director's compensation package includes a substantial monthly stipend.Carilion Stonewall Jackson Hospital has been serving the community in its present location (just off of Route 60) since 1954. It is a 130-bed, acute care facility owned by Carilion Health System. This facility serves the communities of Lexington, Buena Vista, and the neighboring counties with a service population of approximately 6,000.In 2002, the ED completed its move into a newly constructed, state-of-the-art building connected to the old facility. The annual patient volume in the ED is 16,000. The patients seen are mostly medicine related with 40% of patients being pediatric. Trauma is low, approximately 5% of patients. Physicians are required to respond to hospital codes and at times are required to write admission orders; emergency department admissions account for approximately 8% of all hospital admissions. Lab and x-ray are close to the department and all ancillary support is available, or on-call, 24 hours per day except for MRI, which is available to the hospital on Saturdays. All medical specialties are represented except urology.A SENSE OF CULTURE AND COMMUNITY With its historic downtown buildings, premier educational institutions, and myriad entertainment options, Carlinville, Illinois, is the ideal small-town with a population of nearly 7,000. Named one of "The Best 100 Small Towns in America," Carlinville has a strong sense of community and is listed on the national Register of Historic Places. Carlinville residents enjoy seasonal festivals and events, including: Spring Festival, Fall Festival, a County Fair, and Christmas Market. Carlinville's Blackburn College annually hosts the Summer Repertory Theatre, which features musicals and dinner theater performances. Fishing, picnicking, hiking, and camping options abound at Beaver Dam State Park. Carlinville's Park District also includes the award-winning Loveless Park Sports Complex and several other neighborhood parks and picnicking areas. Carlinville is just an hour's drive from both St. Louis, Missouri and Springfield, Illinois, so residents can enjoy extensive dining, entertainment, and cultural opportunities.All physicians are partners of Illinois Emergency Physicians, LLP, a registered limited liability partnership. Physician partners are eligible for health, optical, and dental insurance at group rates. Physicians have the option to participate in a 401(k) plan, as well as life and disability insurance at group rates. Candidates must be board-eligible in Emergency Medicine or a Primary Care Specialty with Emergency Medicine experience.Emergency Consultants is an ECI Healthcare Partner providing management and administrative support to limited liability partnership clients. It is not a direct provider of medical care services.
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