Associate Medical Director – Emergency Medicine

Full Time |

Associate Medical Director – Emergency Medicine

Karen Nichol, Director of Clinical Recruiting (337) 257-7213

Success Happens When you Start With your People

Do you have big ideas and even bigger ambitions? We are seeking a physician leader who is passionate about embracing innovation in the emergency department. Physicians who choose to lead at Sound thrive because they are willing to focus on their teams while doing whatever they can to make their practice successful. Sound’s robust performance management infrastructure, clinical innovation, and deep investments in physician leadership development pave the way to transform emergency department operations so that patients are seen promptly, treated quickly, and have a better overall experience. At Sound, we invest in our leaders with a dedicated, physician-led learning and development team so you can reach your greatest human potential.

  • Commitment to our front-line clinicians
  • Contributions are valued and rewarded
  • Provider-specific performance feedback

Join a Collegial Practice Where You Will Thrive

Hospital emergency departments have become the source of the majority of hospital admissions, so continually striving to improve outcomes in the emergency department is key to a hospital’s success. With the goal of always improving patient care and experience, our processes streamline transitions from the emergency department to inpatient admissions. We believe that clinical integration between emergency medicine and hospital medicine teams is imperative. Using our proven processes, our clinical teams align to streamline inter-department handoffs, and improve clinical performance, and patient experience.

Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital is a 176-bed, community-based teaching hospital that has been serving the community since 1891. The hospital provides inpatient, critical care, and ambulatory services. Montefiore Mount Vernon is a New York State-designated Stroke Center and HIV/AIDS center and is home to the Beale Chronic Wound Treatment and Hyperbaric Center.

  • Team of 6 physicians and 4 APPs
  • ED Volume: 25,000
  • No call environment
  • Employed position
  • Board-certified in emergency medicine required with 1+ years of experience

What Matters to You

When you join Sound, you join an organization that strives to be the unmatched leader in improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare in the communities we serve. You will make an impact by creating the best clinical outcomes and processes and feel empowered to be creative and utilize your leadership skills to problem solve and drive improvement.

As a physician-founded and led organization, we know what matters to you. Trust, recognition, camaraderie, and hassle-free onboarding are just a few gears we hang our hats on. Our model is designed to challenge the status quo and transform the acute episode of care.

  • Data-driven physician dashboards with automated analytics
  • Optimized daily workflows and optimized scheduling
  • Compliance support

Location & Lifestyle

Mount Vernon is a city in Westchester County, NY. It is an inner suburb of NYC and is north of the Bronx. This city has a population of 67,292 people and is the eighth-most populous city in the state of New York. In Mount Vernon, you can live on the south side if you are looking for something more urban, while the north side is more residential.

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Job ID: 1120.062422.8401
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Emergency Medicine