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Natchitoches Regional Medical Center Located In Natchitoches, Louisiana
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Natchitoches Regional Medical Center is located in west central Louisiana just 1 hour south of Shreveport and 4 hours from New Orleans!
The Emergency Medical Director will maintain at a minimum the following credentials and qualifications:
The Medical Director will provide on-site management of the clinical and administrative aspects of the emergency department for the client hospital, at which NES healthcare Group (NES) is contracted to provide medical services.
The position shall report to the Regional Medical Director on administrative and clinical matters related to the fulfillment of NES’ (or a company contractually associated with NES) 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 NES leadership. S/he will also encourage participation of staff Emergency Physicians in hospital committee and leadership roles.
Emergency Department Quality Improvement/Risk Management Leadership
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.
A.) The Director will:
B.) The Medical Director will prepare the ED for site visits and surveys by regulatory, licensing and accrediting agencies.
C.) The Medical Director will enforce rules governing the ED by regulatory agencies including but not limited to: JC, state department of health regulations, medical staff bylaws, COBRA and EMTALA, Emergency Department policies and procedures, fire-codes, pharmacy board regulations, and insurance company rules.
D.) The Medical Director will develop, implement and comply with policies and procedures suggested and required by both the client hospital and NES.
F.) The medical director will participate in the hospital Disaster Plan and Emergency Preparedness programs.
The medical director will motivate and direct the ED staff to achieve or exceed the Emergency Department goals and objectives formulated by the client hospital administration, NES, and outside regulating bodies.
A. Physician Management
The Medical Director will:
B. Emergency Department Management
The Medical Director will:
The medical director represents the client hospital’s ED and NES both within the facility and externally. The Medical Director will:
A.) Promote ED marketing and public relations programs for the client hospital within the content of the hospital’s master plan for public relations and marketing.
Right in between Shreveport and Alexandria, you will find Natchitoches Regional Medical Center is located in Natchitoches, LA. It is a 96-bed hospital that “offers a continuum of care from newborns to centennials.” Services offered include primary care services through the rural health clinic, assisted living and nursing home services, rehabilitation, emergency, walk-in clinic, acute care services, orthopedic and sports medicine, psychiatric and women’s services.
Natchitoches is fortunate to be home to Northwestern State University, the finest highest-learning institution in the state of Louisiana. Our community is also home to the Cane River National Heritage Area, the Cane River Creole National Historical Park and a National Historic Landmark District, one of three in the state of Louisiana.
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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