Career Opportunities

Exciting Clinical Opportunity With A Premier Hospitalist Organization in Southern California

Reach your full potential with a career at Benchmark Hospitalists! We are always accepting resumes for board certified Hospitalists. Depending on experience, background consideration, physicians who are trained in internal medicine, and who satisfy the privileging requirements will be considered.

This is a ground floor opportunity to join a fast growing Hospitalist organization in California and allows for an interested provider to engage with the executive management for future opportunities within the organization.

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This is a unique opportunity to work alongside excellent physicians from across the nation and to provide emergency care in a strong, stable team environment. To schedule an interview, send your CV directly to us by applying below.

Regional Hospitalist Medical Director

Location: Manhattan Beach, California
Employment type: Full-time

Character Description:
• Enthusiastic, entrepreneurial, able to manage physicians and allied health professionals
• Self-starter, ready to tackle problems on all levels to assure the success of each program
• Engaging and articulate
• Able to travel routinely to each site to assure stability of each individual programs
• Not afraid to parachute in to distressed sites and stay local until problems are handled and solved
• Desirous to participate in the growth of the company and profit share
• Lead by example

Education:
• Internal Medicine MD with unrestricted medical license required

Experience:
• Minimum of seven years of clinical practice
• Participation in a leadership role in a hospitalist organization
• Experience within a health care delivery system with three to five years of management experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent analytical skills
Excellent written/oral skills
Possess interpersonal/listening skills to interact effectively with individuals of all backgrounds, experience and educational levels

Position Specification:
• Work clinical shifts with Hospitalist Medicine Entities in order to maintain an understanding of “on the ground” issues while preserving clinical capability and presence
• Review daily clinical quality, operational and financial metrics of each site within the region including month-end reports and data decks
• Meet on a regular basis with each individual hospital CEO or their designee
• Attend monthly Hospitalist department meetings
• Maintain positive and collaborative relationships with client administrative teams and supporting the local on-site director while serving as the Group ambassador
• Assist and drive new business development efforts including participation in RFP creation and development, interviews and contract negotiation
• Work with hospitals to improve their Hospitalist department services through the engagement of Group affiliates
• Lead site start-up and provide support to the local onsite director during implementation of Group’s department of excellence model
• Meet with Group management on a monthly basis to review the state of each Hospitalist program and focus on priorities in the organization
• Establish the annual strategic plan for each site in the region and meet monthly with site directors to review performance and adjust plan as required
• Work with the Group/MSO recruiter to create a Hospitalist medicine provider pool
o Interview potential provider candidates
o Interview and recruit medical directors for Hospitalist medicine sites
• Work with site directors/schedulers on making sure shifts are covered at least three months in advance
• Lead physician relationship management including retention and satisfaction initiatives, helping instill the Group’s culture at the site level and reinforcing our principles
• Represent and potentially presenting Group at conferences
• Carry a pager or other means to respond on a timely basis when an on-call Group Administrator is required