Site Medical Director

Day Kimball Hospital

Day Kimball Hospital Located In Putnam, Connecticut

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Job Type: Independent Contractor
Compensation: Hourly + Stipend
Schedule: 8-12 shifts per month + leadership meeting(s)

We are seeking an Emergency Medicine Physician to join our team!

The ideal candidate is interested in pursuing their Emergency Medicine career by moving into the Medical Director Leadership role. Under the direction and mentorship of the Regional Medical Director you will work, cohesively and compatibly, together to uphold the metrics and standards that set Day Kimball Hospital as the best in Connecticut!

Site Medical Director Requirements:

  • Licensed physician (licensed in state where intending to practice)
  • Board certification in Emergency Medicine
  • DEA (with all schedules)
  • State Controlled Substance (if applicable)
  • ACLS certification, ATLS certification preferred if not board certified in EM
  • Appropriate emergency medical experience
Day Kimball Hospital

Day Kimball Hospital

Emergency Department Details:

  • 100 bed hospital
  • 23,000 visits a year
  • 24 bed ED
  • Joint Commission Certified Stroke Center
  • ED sees pediatric patients all the way to geriatric patients
  • Single physician coverage, 12 hour shifts: 7:30-7:30
  • APP hours: 7 days of 10am-10pm and on Mondays an additional shift 1p-10p
  • We have had this contract since 1980

Position Summary:

The Medical Director will provide on-site management of the clinical and administrative aspects of the emergency department for the assigned hospital.

As the role model for other physicians, the Director should promote an atmosphere of care and understanding for the patient and their family members as well as the highest quality of care, thorough assessment, diagnosis, treatment and disposition of patients.

The position shall report to the Regional Medical Director on administrative and clinical matters related to the fulfillment of our contract with the Hospital.

The Director shall report to the administrator of the Hospital or his/her designee in accordance with the reporting mechanisms developed by the hospital. The Director shall serve as a member of committees as requested by the client hospital or our leadership. S/he will also encourage participation of staff Emergency Physicians in hospital committee and leadership roles. The Director shall serve as Emergency Department Quality Improvement/Risk Management Leadership.


NES Health has been physician owned, directed, and managed for over 40 years. Since 1975, our core beliefs of Quality, Integrity, People, and Value have allowed us to foster relationships with Physicians, NPs, and PAs that provide excellent care in Emergency and Hospital Medicine.

Working with NES Health will prove to be a different experience than what you have seen with the larger groups. We take pride in developing relationships and value our providers as a person and with respect – not just a commodity used to generate revenue. Physician owned, directed, managed, NES Health helps you attain your career aspirations through leadership, education, and mentoring required for you to advance as an emergency medicine professional.

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