Pathology Job In McAllen, Texas
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Pathology Anatomic and Clinical
Job Summary:HCA Gulf Coast Division is seeking a Market Medical Director for Forward Pathology Solutions, providing professional pathology services to Rio Grande Regional Hospital and Valley Regional Medical Center.
This is a high-level working leadership position working with the administrators and physicians at assigned market region. The Market Medical Director provides leadership and guidance for Division initiatives within the Pathology group. The position includes ~30-40% Administrative and ~60-70% Anatomic/Clinical sign out responsibilities.
Duties and Responsibilities Include:
- Responsible for oversight of Rio Grande Valley region that consists of two hospitals in the market
- Manages the medical directors and associate pathologists in the Gulf Coast Division to include: scheduling oversight, performance monitoring, mentoring, coaching, recruitment and quality review oversight
- Facilitates achievement of annual quality and efficiency goals for pathology services in the Division
- Assesses test utilization patterns, performance improvement data, quality control data, regulatory and accreditation standards, process improvement and medical staff satisfaction
- Professional oversight of clinical pathology processes and procedures
- Collaborate with laboratory administration to ensure compliance with CAP guidelines
- AP/CP Board Certification is required
- Must have leadership experience at multiple Pathologist hospitals; preferably overseeing multiple sites.
- 3-5 years of experience in a hospital-based Medical Director role is required in a large or multi-hospital setting
- 5-8 years out of Fellowship
- Excellent interpersonal skills and experience managing a large group
- Guaranteed Base Salary plus Bonuses
- Employed position
- Comprehensive benefits package includes health/vision/dental insurance, profit sharing and more!
- Paid Malpractice
- CME days/allowance and Vacation
- Relocation Allowance
- Texas has Tort Reform and No State Income Taxes!!
About Rio Grande Regional Hospital:
Rio Grande Regional Hospital, an HCA Healthcare-affiliated hospital, is a 320-bed, full-service acute care medical facility serving the residents of the Rio Grande Valley. With more than 500 physicians representing over 35 specialties, Rio Grande Regional Hospital, offers wide a range of comprehensive services including adult and pediatric intensive care, an accredited Chest Pain Center, Primary Stroke Center, a Level III Trauma Center, neuroscience unit, minimally invasive surgery and robotics and an accredited surgical weight loss program. The hospital also features several satellite locations including an outpatient surgery center, three women's clinics, three outpatient laboratories and three freestanding emergency departments.
About Valley Regional Medical Center:
Valley Regional Medical Center, a licensed 214-bed, full-service, acute-care hospital, has been providing quality healthcare to the Brownsville Area communities since 1975.
With physicians representing over 25 specialties, Valley Regional Medical Center is a leader in a vast array of high-quality programs, including advanced diagnostic imaging, interventional cardiac catheterization, open heart surgery, laparoscopic and endoscopic surgeries, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, women’s services, neonatal intensive care, and robotics. Valley Regional Medical Center is a nationally accredited Advanced Primary Stroke Center, a designated Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a Level II Specialty Care Maternal facility, and its emergency department is designated as an Advanced Level III Trauma Center treating a wide range of emergent needs 24 hours a day. In addition, Valley Regional Medical Center is the only Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI and accredited Cardiac Cath Lab with PCI in Cameron County.
Valley Regional Medical Center is a part of HCA Healthcare and together they improve more lives in more ways. As a part of HCA Healthcare, colleagues are connected to something bigger, which means more resources, more solutions and more possibilities for everyone who walks through their doors.
Community Information - McAllen:
McAllen is the largest city in Hidalgo County with a population of about 145,482 and is known as one of the fastest growing cities in the United States. The surrounding 60-mile area has an international population of nearly 2.5 million. It is known as a national leader in various retail spaces and robust manufacturing community, is the number one port-of-entry for agricultural products and is rapidly growing, and is home to a flourishing medical industry with access to a dedicated, prosperous medical school in the region. In addition, McAllen is considered to be one of the safest cities in Texas and is a culinary hot spot.
Community Information - Brownsville:
Valley Regional Medical Center is conveniently located at the corner of Expressway 77 and Alton Gloor Boulevard in Brownsville, Texas. The city of Brownsville is positioned in the southernmost tip of Texas, near beautiful South Padre Island and is the largest city in the Rio Grande Valley with a population rapidly nearing 200,000. Known as the city “On the border, by the sea, and beyond,” Brownsville offers global connectivity via its international airport, deep-water sea port, space port, international rail, three international brides, and foreign trade zone. Brownsville is ranked #21 of the safest cities in the United States by SmartAsset.com, and ranked #10 Best Places to Live in Texas in 2021-2021 by US News & World Report.
Known as the ""city of palms"", McAllen is the thriving hub of the Rio Grande Valley and home to the vital Texas citrus industry. A long-time crossroads of cultures and economies between the U.S. and Mexico, McAllen has emerged as a top destination for retailers, manufacturers and logistics firms in international trade and manufacturing. Its sunny days and climate accommodate active lifestyles with abundant recreational opportunities, including challenging golf courses, scenic parks, and the white sand beaches of South Padre Island. In this city of 100,000+, residents enjoy a cost of living that is far below the national average, offering affordable housing enhanced by a rich multicultural spectrum of shopping, dining and nightlife options. With no state income tax, tort reform and a low cost of living, Texas offers an ideal place to grow a family and a practice.
Serving area residents since 1982, Rio Grande Regional Hospital (www.riohealth.com) is a full-service acute care hospital offering all major specialties. A recent $65 million expansion added a five-story tower which increased the number of patient beds to 320. A complete updating of the entire facility includes the addition of the latest in diagnostic and treatment equipment and technology to maintain the hospital’s leading role as a healthcare provider. In 2003 and 2004, the hospital was rated among the top 5% of all hospitals in the country for overall clinical performance. Catchment area of 700,000. All specialties are represented.