Franciscan Medical Group is recruiting for an experienced Urgent Care Medical Director to lead and work with our five (5) locations in the Puget Sound region.
The Medical Director will define and develop clinical and medical programs and procedures for all five locations. This person will manage a staff of clinical practitioners in urgent care clinics in the Tacoma-Seattle area. The Medical Director will need to ensure medical staff is provided with support, feedback, education, training, and scheduling in order to maintain exceptional levels of efficiency, client satisfaction, and patient experience. She/He will be required to implement medical practice procedures and policies that abide by external and internal regulations and standards. She/He will collaborate with all Urgent Care locations for best practice and high-quality initiatives. This full-time position involves both clinical (0.8) work and administrative (0.2) duties.
Candidates should be Board Certified in Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, or Med-Peds. Minimum of two (2) years of clinical leadership / administrative experience in emergency medicine, urgent care, or related field, preferably in a major medical center or health system, is required.
Successful track record building, developing and leading high-performing medical teams; he or she must have strong analytical, management, delegation, organizational and administrative skills to develop and mentor a high performing team.
Outstanding communication and management skills, and an ability to work collaboratively with staff, management, health system partners, required. Outstanding oral and written communication skills.
Proven track record of flexibility and fluidity in managing many responsibilities, acting as a "coach" and manager while simultaneously managing multiple operational centers.
Possesses the tenure, knowledge, and skill-set necessary to bring authority to new and existing relationships, both internal and external among physicians and non-physician executives.
Must possess recent experience in generally accepted and currently used methods and techniques.