Medical Director

Full Time |
H-1b Visa Eligible |
J1 Waiver Eligible |

Medical Director

Jill Herrera, Clinical Recruiter (612) 463-8395

Success Happens When you Start With your People

Physicians who choose to lead at Sound thrive because they are willing to take risks and focus on their teams while doing whatever they can to make their practice successful. We give aspiring leaders a foundation from which to grow into roles with additional responsibilities. Experienced leaders also have opportunities to fine-tune their skills through coaching and advanced content. Each of us deserves the opportunity to feel “comfortable, healthy, and happy” in the midst of our professional commitments so that we can do great work and experience joy in the practice of medicine. At Sound Physicians, we invest in our leaders through physician-led learning & development team so you can reach your greatest human potential.

  • Sound’s “Well Being” program is solely focused on advancing the well-being of our clinicians
  • Dedicated learning and development program that includes virtual and live events and mentorship designed to accelerate clinical leadership
  • Clinician-specific tools focused on gaining insight into individual performance quality, satisfaction, and other key outcomes.

Join a Collegial Practice Where you Will Thrive

When you join Sound Physicians, 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 on creating the best clinical outcomes and processes and feel empowered to be creative and utilize your leadership skills to problem solve and drive improvement.

Heartland Regional Medical, part of the Quorum Healthcare System, is a 110-bed, full-service community hospital delivering high-quality care to patients at every stage of life. The hospital has been accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Healthcare as well as by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.

  • Team of 4 physicians and 2 advanced practitioners
  • Open ICU; hospitalist admits and consults intensivist unless on vent
  • No call environment
  • Manageable patient volume/census
  • Board certification in internal medicine or family medicine required
  • Clinical shift pay + significant medical director stipend + generous commencement bonus
  •  Full-time clinical + stipend is 75% MGMA compensation
  •  Flexible with clinical shift requirements
  • Open to various levels of leadership experience; open to hospitalists who are looking to take the next step in their career
  • J1 or H1B eligible facility; access to Sound’s in-house visa specialists as well as our licensing and credentialing experts; all required filing fees for the visa are paid and filing services are covered

What Matters to You

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.

  • You will have a dedicated staffing coordinator
  • The regional operations team will provide you with ongoing reports to help manage performance
  • Benefit from SoundMetrix, our robust data platform
  • You will have a dedicated physician-led team for professional education focused on your individual development and growth

Location and Lifestyle

Marion, IL is located in the heart of the Southern Illinois Region, just 15 minutes away from Division 1 Southern Illinois University- Carbondale. The region of Southern Illinois has a population of about 186,000 including a number of excellent school districts, a variety of terrific neighborhoods, and tremendous outdoor venues including Crab Orchard National Wildlife Preserve, Giant City State Park, and Garden of the Gods. In addition, there are about 30 wineries sprinkled throughout the beautiful landscape of the Shawnee National Forest, and a Minor League Baseball Team that hosts firework shows following every Friday night home game. Other community amenities include two shopping malls with anchor stores Dillard’s and Macy’s, three AMC movie theatres, and Williamson County Airport has a direct flight to St. Louis just 120 miles away. Southern Illinois is a fantastic place to live and has something for everyone!

Tagged as: Physician

Job ID: 2122.082222.5401
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Hospital Medicine