Chief Hospitalist

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Amarillo, TX US
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Stephany Nelson (817) 751-3699

Physician Leader / Chief Hospitalist / Permanent /Texas

Amarillo, Texas - Small Town Feel in a Big City!

Recently voted as one of the top cities in the country to start a business and raise a family. Amarillo is historically known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas,” as the city takes its name from the Spanish word for yellow and has been most recently referred to as "Rotor City, USA" for its V-22 Osprey hybrid aircraft assembly plant. 

Amarillo has a number of natural attractions near the city including the Palo Duro Canyon State Park, the U.S.’s second largest canyon system, after the Grand Canyon and the Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument. Downtown is clean, plain and mostly modern. For the region, the area has a relatively pleasant, dry climate; a small-town feel; and low cost of living, but the downside is a wide-open, featureless space far across the plains from anywhere else. Summer days are warm to hot with low humidity; evenings are pleasant. The area is generally sunny and dry with periods of spring and summer thunderstorms and winter snowstorms. Amarillo is located near the middle of the Texas Panhandle and Amarillo sits closer in proximity to the Oklahoma, New Mexico and Colorado borders. 

If you are a progressive physician leader who wants internal mobility, then Sound Physicians is the right choice for you.

Sound Physicians is seeking exceptionally qualified candidates for an opportunity to lead our well established program in Amarillo, Texas.  Focus your skills on elevating the team to deliver patient-centered, quality care. You will benefit from employment with a physician-led organization recognized as a thought leader in the acute episode of care with substantial support and strong infrastructure.

As a Chief Hospitalist with Sound Physicians you will hire, mentor and develop your team. You will also be able to develop policies and guidelines while improving efficiencies through monitoring quality and efficiency metrics.

  • Lead this established 10 physician team at a top-notch hospital  
  • Manageable workloads that allow you to focus on dedication to quality and patient outcomes
  • Open ICU
  • Procedures required; central lines, vent management, and intubations 
  • 7 on/off schedule, 12 hour shifts with focus on continuity of care
  • Productivity and quality bonuses
  • Relocation package and commencement available

Sound Physicians has robust internal support team

  • Tangier physician scheduling system and staffing coordinator that handles all scheduling
  • Director of Operations and Practice Coordinator to support you and your team
  • Hospitalist RN to help with clinical efficiency and workflow

Position Requirements

  • Board certified internal medicine
  • Active Texas license or in process of applying is acceptable

Do you have prior Chief Hospitalist experience or 4+ years Hospitalist experience with career aspirations to lead a team? If yes, please apply!

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