Medical Director – Emergency Medicine

Full Time |

Medical Director – Emergency Medicine

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 successfulWe 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

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.

Hill Country Memorial, a consistently nationally ranked Top 100 hospital, is recognized for its quality by both leading medical professionals and patients beyond Fredericksburg, but its true strength evolves from deep local roots in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County, Texas. Hill Country Memorial is a community hospital Located in the Texas Hill Country. It is an 86-bed-licensed facility serving 8 counties and beyond.

  • Volume of ED – 14,900
  • Level 4 Trauma, 11 ED beds, and no fast track; bedside ultrasound
  • Dragon dictation and Meditech EMR
  • 11% admitting, 3% transfer, 14% total admission, 10% pediatric
  • No bridge orders, private EMS, helipad
  • Procedures required
  • Open ICU
  • BE/BC emergency medicine (ABEM, ABOEM)
  • Prior Medical Director experience preferred or 2+ years of emergency medicine experience with career aspirations to lead a team
  • Excellent Independent contractor compensation with liability/malpractice coverage provided

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 creating the best clinical outcomes and processes and feel empowered to be creative and utilize your leadership skills to problem solve and drive improvement.

  • 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

Fredericksburg, centrally located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, boasts a small-town feel with numerous attractions, vineyards, breweries, shops, and outdoor activities. Fredericksburg also has over 50 wineries and world-class dining with more than 100 restaurants. The city is home to over 400 festivals and special events each year. Fredericksburg is guaranteed to have something for the entire family.

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