Physician & Advanced Provider Job Opportunities

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Karen Rieger
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IU Health Physicians
Location:
Muncie, IN
Position Code:
41155
Preferred Specialty:
Emergency Medicine

IU Health Physicians - Medical Director, Emergency Medicine (Ball Memorial Hospital)


The Emergency Medicine Medical Director of IU Health Ball Hospital serves as the on-site clinical leader and supervisor, taking “ownership” for developing and coordinating the clinical service that assures a multidisciplinary, comprehensive, patient-oriented approach to care. The Medical Director is responsible for the appropriateness, quality, efficiency and effectiveness of the medical care delivered within the clinical service. Representing the clinical Department and serving as a liaison to the medical staff, he/she works with the Academic Chair, CMO, Nursing and Administrative leadership to 1) develop and implement clinical policies and guidelines, 2) assess clinical activities and performance, 3) assist with monitoring and attaining fiscal and utilization objectives, and 4) assure compliance with appropriate regulatory, accrediting and credentialing/privileging standards.

Ensures compliance with IU Health Ball Hospital medical staff bylaws and all related policies and procedures.

Participates in strategic planning in the areas of clinical quality, patient safety, patient satisfaction and the provision of cost effective clinical services, helps prioritize proposed programs and services, and actively supports resulting strategies.

Provides support for medical staff governance and direct oversight of physician services including medical staff applications, credentialing, reappointment’s, new physician orientation, compliance and peer review activities. Assumes responsibility for resolution of issues and problems related to clinical practice within the Service.

Recommends to the Medical Staff the criteria for clinical privileges that are relevant to the care provided within the ED and recommends clinical privileges for each member of the ED.

Assures sufficient faculty coverage for all activities of the clinical service and helps assess and recruit potential faculty.

Helps recruit and assess key staff members, including preparing job descriptions and participating in probationary and annual performance reviews.

Assists in developing and providing continuing professional education programs for the medical staff and support staff and serves as a liaison to residency program and clerkship directors in matters concerning resident and medical student rotations.

Client Description

Rewarding Physician and Advanced Provider employment opportunities await with Indiana University Health Physicians.

IU Health Physicians group, which employs nearly 1,900 physicians and advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state, is one of the fastest-growing, comprehensive, multi-specialty practice groups in Indiana. IUHP also serves as the faculty practice plan of the IUSM and brings together IUSM faculty physicians, IU Health affiliated physicians and private practice physicians to give highly skilled doctors access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology. 

A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine provides patients with the most innovative treatments and latest technologies offering more treatment options than anywhere in the state. IU School of Medicine also creates unique research and teaching opportunities vital to medical advancement.

About IU Health Physicians:

  • Comprehensive primary and specialty physician network, which provides access to extensive clinical expertise
  • Physician-led and physician-managed practice group which is dedicated to high-quality, patient-focused care comprised of more than 25 physician practice groups
  • Over 1,900 board certified and board-eligible physicians, over 250 advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state
  • Leader in the use of electronic medical records (EMR); over 90% of IU Health Physicians use EMR to improve communication and coordination of patient records
  • National leader in quality, through maintaining the highest clinical standards and commitment to rigorous quality initiatives
  • Indiana University Health is the fourth largest employer in Indiana (Source: IBJ, 2016)

Indiana University Health National Recognition

  • Indiana’s only healthcare system to be nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report 20 years in a row.
  • Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and is the only nationally ranked children’s hospital in Indiana.
  • Six hospitals are designated as Magnet® hospitals by the American Nurses Credentialing Center recognizing excellence in nursing care.
  • IU Health Transplant is the only comprehensive transplant program in Indiana and one of the nation’s largest solid-organ transplant center.
  • With more than 200 physician researchers leading the way to new treatments, IU Health Simon Cancer Center is Indiana’s only National Cancer Institute-designated patient care center.
  • Indiana University Health is the fourth largest employer in Indiana (Source: IBJ, 2016)

Indiana University Health, Indiana University Health Physicians and Indiana University School of Medicine are EOE/AA Employers, M/F/D.