Medical Director

Full Time |

Medical Director

Join a Collegial Practice Where You Will Thrive

Sound Physicians started as a physician founded and led hospital medicine practice in 2001. While Sound has grown significantly since then, our vision of building a great practice is unchanged. A great practice starts by offering a better career model designed around our vision of improving quality and lowering the cost of care for patients in the communities we serve. When you join Sound Physicians, you will sense a palpable difference in how we approach hospital medicine from your first day.

Minden Medical Center serves a population of over 70,000 residents in Webster, Claiborne, Bienville Parishes, and the surrounding area. The hospital offers 24/7 emergency care, general surgery, nephrology, cardiopulmonary, orthopedic & sports medicine, otolaryngology, radiology, obstetrics, and gynecological services.

  • 161-bed acute care medical center
  • Open ICU
  • Schedule – 7on/ 7off; 7 AM to 7 PM
  • $360k a year + quality bonus
  • Board certification in internal medicine or family medicine required
  • Prior medical director experience preferred or 2+ years of hospitalist experience with career aspirations to lead a team

What Matters to You

Our physicians and advanced practice providers all strive to improve quality, and we work hard to replicate their best ideas across the organization to improve outcomes for more than one million patients cared for by Sound Physicians annually. Our commitment to improving outcomes for patients is rooted in our ability to attract exceptional people. Great people and the right tools and development are how we positively impact healthcare quality, one patient at a time, for millions of patients each year.

  • 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 & Lifestyle

Minden is a small town near Shreveport, offering various benefits, including excellent schools, sports programs, and recreational activities like golf, tennis, and aquatic club. It is also known for its support of St. Jude Children’s research hospital and will be featured on HGTV’s Hometown Kickstart this spring.

Hospital Awards

  • Becker’s Hospital Review named Minden Medical Center in 2013 among the “100 Great Community Hospitals,” a list based on hospitals’ quality of care and service to the community
  • Minden Medical Center was chosen as one of the “100 Top Hospitals” by Thomson Reuters in 2003, 2009, and 2011. This award signifies achieved excellence in clinical outcomes, patient safety, patient satisfaction, financial performance, and operation efficiency. Only two hospitals in Louisiana have received recognition three times

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