Emergency Medicine Medical Director
Sound Physicians is Building a New Elite Emergency Medicine Team in Port Angeles
Olympic Medical Center is located in the seaside town of Port Angeles, WA, and situated at the foot of the Olympic Mountains. This rural community hospital and referral center is accredited and certified in infection prevention, a Top 100 rural hospital – 2022, and has a 5-star quality rating.
- 67-bed acute care facility
- Volume of ED – 25,000
- Level III trauma designation
- 44 hours of physician coverage, 12 hours of APP coverage
- Full and part-time options are available
- Compensation: $405,000 – $471,000 – variation due to 100-120 clinical hours of work per month + stipend.
- EM trained or IM/FP trained with 2 years of EM experience
- Board certification; ABEM, ABFP or ABIM
Location & Lifestyle
Located on the picturesque Olympic Peninsula, Port Angeles is a vibrant coastal town that offers an exceptional quality of life for those seeking a new place to call home. As the gateway to the renowned Olympic National Park, you’ll have easy access to breathtaking natural wonders right at your doorstep. From majestic mountains to pristine beaches, the region is an outdoor enthusiast’s dream, with endless opportunities for hiking, camping, and exploring. Port Angeles also boasts a charming downtown area, bustling with local shops, restaurants, and a lively nightlife scene. With its friendly community, stunning surroundings, and a multitude of recreational activities, Port Angeles is the perfect destination for those looking to immerse themselves in nature and experience the coastal charm of the Pacific Northwest.
Success Happens When you Start With your People
Do you have big ideas and even bigger ambitions? We are looking for an emergency medicine physician who is passionate about embracing innovation. Sound Physicians brings leadership, organization, technology, and process to confront the pain points that every emergency department must contend with today including reducing avoidable readmissions, managing patients who make frequent ED visits, implementing efficient workflows, and a commitment to delivering a positive clinician and patient experience.
- Commitment to our front-line clinicians
- Contributions are valued and rewarded
- Clinician-specific performance feedback
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.
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 feel empowered to be creative and utilize your leadership skills to problem-solve and drive improvement.