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Obstetric Medical Director & OB Hospitalist, American Fork Hospital

Company: Intermountain Healthcare
Location: American Fork
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Hospitalist opening in American Fork, Utah. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe

Job Description:Unique opportunity for an experienced OB/GYN to grow our Obstetric Hospitalist program at American Fork Hospital, serving as a full time OB Hospitalist and part time OB Medical Director.

American Fork Hospital boasts a 14-bed labor & delivery unit, averaging 2,900 deliveries annually. Level II NICU and MFM clinic on site, we also have MFM support available via telehealth 24/7. We maintain strong, collegial relationships with both employed and affiliated physicians and APPs.
OB Hospitalist Job Essentials As an OB Hospitalist, you will be expected to maintain safety, quality of care, a positive culture, and growth.

  • Safety: The cornerstone of the OB Hospitalist program is safety. As such, your primary responsibility will be to be immediately available to address any urgent or emergent need that should arise on the Labor and Delivery unit while on shift.
  • Quality: It is the role of the Hospitalist to continue to update their knowledge and skills. Inter and intradisciplinary collaboration, reading most up to date ACOG/SMFM guidelines, attending conferences, and running simulations will assist in our high-quality standards.
  • Culture: As a leader on labor and delivery, the hospitalist will help to maintain a positive culture, creating an environment where everyone is heard, communication is key, and morale is high.
  • Growth: Hospitalist programs throughout country are relatively new. Best practices are still being adopted, and as the landscape of labor and delivery changes nationally, and locally, we partner with our OB Hospitalists to continue to innovate to make our Hospitalist program a model program.
    Schedule is anticipated to include an average of 7 24-hour shifts per month.
    Facility OB Medical Director Job Essentials
    The OB Medical Director provides leadership and strategic medical direction for Obstetrics within American Fork Hospital, to advance performance in each of Intermountain Healthcare's Fundamentals of Extraordinary Care. This position will champion provider growth and development, innovation, continuous improvement, and will be accountable to achieve the system goals established by the Women's Health Clinical Program and OB/NEO operations lane.
    In addition to the OB Hospitalist schedule, this physician leader will be provided 4 hours per week for these administrative tasks.
    Minimum Qualifications
    • B/C or B/E OB/GYN, with at least one year of obstetric practice experience beyond residency.
    • Formal training in electronic fetal monitoring interpretation.
    • Licensed, or ability to become licensed, to practice medicine in the State of Utah.
    • Must be able to demonstrate effective leadership skills and the ability to work effectively and collegially with clinical and non-clinical staff to move others to action and model the vision and values of the organization.
    • Exceptional verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
    • Exceptional character and integrity and commitment to mission, vision, and values of Intermountain Healthcare. Desired traits include: peer respect engendering trust among others, proficient at building teams and forging partnerships, willingness and ability to resolve conflict and enhance effectiveness of others, ability to effectively communicate vision and enroll others, zeal for change and bias to action, and ability to delegate responsibility and empower others.
      • Competitive salary and additional compensation for meeting quality goals
      • Relocation assistance available, up to $20K
      • Student Loan Repayment
      • Signing Bonus Eligible
      • We are a 501 -3 company
      • Full Intermountain benefits package including CME, Employee Assistance Program, Parental Leave and more
        About Us:Intermountain Healthcare is a system of 24 hospitals, a broad range of clinics and services,160 clinics, a Medical Group of 2,400+ employed physicians and advanced practitioners, and health insurance plans from SelectHealth. Ranked in the top five of our nation's health systems for quality, cost, and innovation, Intermountain Healthcare brings 45 years' experience in making care more accessible and affordable.
        Community Information:American Fork is a beautiful growing community of more than 32,500. It is located at the base of the majestic Mt. Timpanogos, which is between American Fork Canyon and Provo Canyon. Recreational opportunities abound in the area, Utah Lake lies minutes away where you can pack a lunch and bask in the sun on the sandy beach, launch your boat or rent some toys from the harbor for the day. Other activities include swimming, golfing, water skiing, snow skiing, fishing, hiking, camping, tennis, etc. There are numerous cultural events throughout the year. The short drives to Salt Lake City (35 miles away) and Provo (11 miles away) offer close proximity to two major cities and universities.
        Intermountain Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.Physical Requirements:No Additional Description AvailableLocation:American Fork HospitalWork City:American ForkWork State:UtahScheduled Weekly Hours:40The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience. $7.25 - $999.99For a description of Intermountain's employment benefits, click HERE.

        Keyphrases: hospitalist jobs

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