The Team – The Hospital
The Intensivist Group, a physician established and physician led group and a Sound Physicians affiliate, is celebrating 16-years as a 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. Our model is designed to challenge the status quo and transform the way Critical Care is provided, focusing on improving the lives of patients while creating value for our hospital partners.
The Intensivist Group’s model is designed to ensure that the Intensivist teams have the time and resources needed to deliver compassionate care that drives improved outcomes within a culture that promotes physician autonomy, mastery and purpose.
The primary function of this position will be to provide patient care support to Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital Intensivist Physicians via assisting with oversight of the 12 bed Critical Care Step-down Unit on 5 South.
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Work Schedule – Ideal candidate will be expected to work 8 hour shifts, Monday to Friday days or early evenings. No overnights or weekends are required. Will request vacation/PTO requests at least 2 months in advance to the Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital Medical Director of Critical Care. Must be willing and able to extend hours on those occasions when work load and/or patient acuity requires. In return, may request and/or be granted early departure on those occasions when work load and/or lack of patient acuity allows.
Education, Training & Experience Required
Location and Lifestyle
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital is located in Delaware County, a suburb of Philadelphia. It is approximately 15 minutes from center city Philadelphia, and 20-30 minutes to Southern NJ. There are ample places to live and enjoy your off time in the area. Abundant multicultural events, restaurants, and museums abound. The locations makes it easy to vacation at the NJ shore, which is only an hour away. The location is also easily commutable to New York City, Boston, and Washington, DC for weekend getaways.