Hospitalist Job In Alameda, California
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Emergency Physician job located 16 miles from San Francisco, CA
Sound’s robust performance management infrastructure, clinical innovation, and deep investments in physician leadership development pave the way to transform ED operations so that patients are seen promptly, treated quickly and have a better overall experience. Sound Physicians brings leadership, organization, technology and process to confront the pain points that every emergency department must contend with today including reducing avoidable readmissions, managing patients who make frequent ED visits, implementing efficient workflows, commitment to delivering a positive patient experience, determining and transitioning patients to the next appropriate site of care, enhancing workflow collaboration between emergency medicine and inpatient providers, and implementation of clinical best practices.
Be a part of building the foundation of Sound's brand in emergency medicine Alameda Hospital and play an integral role in establishing our culture for the emergency medicine physician and total patient experience.
Alameda Hospital is a leader in providing emergency, inpatient, outpatient and wellness services to its island community. Comprehensive services include cardiology; 24-hour lab services; cancer care and infusion therapy; advanced diagnostic imaging; pulmonary and respiratory care; stroke center; and occupational, speech and physical therapy.
You are joining an organization that has proven success in the acute episode of care (hospital medicine, critical care medicine, and transitional care medicine). We are focused on helping you build your emergency medicine career.
- 80 bed hospital; 14 bed ED
- 18,000 annual patient volume
- 15% Admission rate
- They do respond to in-house codes
- Meditech EMR – transitioning to EPIC (2019)
- Primary Stroke Center with Stroke Neurologist on staff
- Transfers to Highland hospital – Sister hospital and level 1 Trauma Center
- Excellent Independent contractor compensation with liability/malpractice coverage provided
Alameda's proximity to the Bay affords spectators many beautiful views of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge and the San Francisco skyline. One of the more recent Alameda attractions is the aircraft carrier USS Hornet, now moored at the former Naval Air Station. The Hornet was used in World War II to launch a squadron of B-25s in the Tokyo raid conducted by General James Doolittle, an Alameda native.
We are dedicated to supporting our hospitalist and post-acute physicians in providing the very best quality care by partnering seamlessly with our partners. Physician founded, led, and managed, Sound Physicians has more than 1,800 hospitalist and post-acute physicians providing inpatient care to more than 180 hospitals and a growing number of post-acute care centers in 35 states across the U.S.
We recruit and retain the best doctors by creating a better career opportunity. Sound Physicians supports our physicians through manageable encounters, flexible schedules, and technology-driven processes that are designed by physicians to work for physicians. Through the SoundInstitute, we promote ongoing educational, professional and career development.