Assistant Director, Emergency Department, North Central Bronx Hospital
The Department of Emergency Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center and its sister institution, North Central Bronx (NCB) Hospital is recruiting for an Assistant Site Director for the Emergency Department at North Central Bronx Hospital.
Under the direction of Jacobi & NCB Emergency Medicine leadership, the NCB ED Assistant Director will assistant in running all aspects of running the day to day ED operations, will be charged with assuring high-quality patient centered clinical care, creating efficient patient flow, providing meaningful professional development for staff and serving the needs of the community. The Assistant Director will focus on improving operational metrics and patient satisfaction scores as well as position the ED and hospital for success in the changing healthcare environment. The Assistant Director will be actively involved in the education and professional development of a fantastic Emergency Medicine Physician Assistant group. The applicant must have excellent interpersonal, administrative and team building skills. Must be Board Certified in Emergency Medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM or AOBEM). .
The Assistant Director will be a faculty member of the larger Department of Emergency Medicine at Jacobi and North Central Bronx; will have clinical privileges on both campuses, as well as a faculty appointment at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. There will be expectations to participate in the educational and academic mission of the Jacobi / Montefiore EM Residency Program and the Medical School. Affiliated with the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jacobi is one of the premiere Emergency Medicine Residency training programs in the country. The Residency Program has 84 Emergency Medicine residents (21 per year) and has programs in Hyperbarics, Ultrasound, Simulation, and Trauma.
North Central Bronx Emergency Department treats over 45,000 Adult and Pediatric patients annually. The Adult NCB ED has 18 acute care rooms with telemetry monitoring with dedicated gynecologic emergency and asthma treatment areas. NCB has a separate Psychiatric Emergency Department and Pediatric Attendings work in the ED at all times.
- Board eligible or board certified in Emergency Medicine
- Successful completion of an ACGME approved residency in Emergency Medicine
- Applicant will have experience as a physician leader with an ability to oversee operations, work collaboratively with other departments to ensure delivery of patient centered coordinated care and ensure optimum use of resources to achieve superior outcomes in alignment with the institutional mission of improving health of the community.