ICU Program Medical Director – Manchester, CT
ICU Program Medical Director Opportunity in Eastern Connecticut
We are looking for an experienced critical care leader to join us in our newest partnership in Eastern Connecticut.
Manchester Memorial Hospital, part of the larger Eastern Connecticut Health Network, is located in Manchester, Connecticut, just outside of Hartford. A longstanding part of the community, Manchester Memorial provides the community with compassionate and comprehensive care, close to home. The hospital continues to raise the standard of care in their community, year after year and has received numerous awards for its quality of care and patient satisfaction. The Joint Commission has awarded Manchester Memorial the Gold Seal of Approval with an Advanced Certification as a Primary Stroke Center in addition to their recognition from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as a Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.
- Team of 3 physicians and 4 advanced practitioners
- 249-bed community-based hospital
- Integrated care program – Sound also provides teleICU and hospital medicine services
Education, Training & Experience Required
The Critical Care Program Medical Director will oversee a team of experienced critical care physicians and advanced practice providers. You will practice clinically in addition to administrative responsibilities and should have at least five years of leadership experience in a large ICU.
- Ability to work as a team member
- Must have a commitment to excellence in clinical service, be forward-thinking, and demonstrate problem-solving abilities necessary in this environment
- Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical and problem-solving skills
- Ability to perform all technical skills in the critical care setting
- MD or DO
- Must be board certified or board eligible in critical care medicine with 10+ years of experience
Location & Lifestyle
Enjoy the history and charm of historic Manchester, situated in the scenic Litchfield Hills in Hartford County, Connecticut. Manchester is conveniently located between two major metro areas, New York and Boston, and is situated just outside of Hartford. This quaint community boasts an array of housing and educational options, both public and private. Eastern and Central Connecticut provide opportunities to explore and unwind within a short commute.
Join a Collegial Practice Where You Thrive
Sound Physicians, a physician-founded and led organization, focuses on improving quality, patient satisfaction, and ICU performance. As a Program Medical Director with Sound Critical Care, you will develop, lead, and mentor your team; developing policies and guidelines while improving efficiencies through monitoring quality and efficiency metrics. Our model is designed to challenge the status quo and transform the way critical care is provided. This is accomplished by our relentless pursuit to create value and eliminate waste in the ICU, implementing critical care programs that focus on improving the lives of patients while creating value for our hospital partners.
We ensure that physicians have the time and resources needed to deliver compassionate care that measurably improves quality and lowers the cost of healthcare for patients in the communities we serve. Our culture promotes physician autonomy, mastery, and purpose. Physicians have the ability to effectively participate in the process of change management within the community hospital ICU setting.