Hospital Medicine Program Director

Leonardtown, MD

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Position Summary:

MedStar Health offers a uniquely rewarding career in a major marketplace. Shape your future in health care in the kind of setting that’s right for you and your practice. Become part of an organization that welcomes your experience, input, and leadership—as a clinician and healthcare expert.

MedStar St. Mary's, located in Clinton, Maryland, is seeking a Hospital Medicine Program Director to take an active role in direct patient care while providing leadership and oversight to the Hospital Medicine group. In this role, you will also work closely with the Medical Director, Washington Region Hospital Medicine, VMPA, and MedStar St. Mary's Hospital to develop goals and provide ongoing assessment to achieve objectives in keeping with hospital and MedStar regional strategic plan(s); provide regular feedback to providers regarding quality, utilization, throughput, and risk management of clinical performance; oversee quality processes including, but not limited to, hospital-acquired conditions, patient satisfaction, readmissions, and LOS; oversee risk management activities, including adjudication of patient and staff concerns; facilitate efficient and effective communication between Hospital Medicine providers, hospital staff, and other providers; and play an active role in recruitment and onboarding of new providers.

When you join MedStar Southern Maryland, you can expect:
  • Competitive salary and quality bonus
  • Malpractice coverage
  • Medical, dental, vision
  • Disability insurance
  • CME allowance
  • Retirement options
  • Much more!

Requirements:
  • Degree of MD or DO, or foreign equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years of work experience as a hospitalist
  • American Board certification in Internal Medicine
  • Valid and unrestricted Maryland medical license

Historic Leonardtown includes both a large public high school and a public middle school (Leonardtown Middle School), as well as a Catholic high school and an elementary school (Leonardtown Elementary School); offices of the county government; and MedStar St. Mary's Hospital, which serves the healthcare needs of the county. The College of Southern Maryland maintains a growing satellite campus within city limits, including an aquatic center. An upscale home development located in the Breton Bay area is just outside of town, notable for both its country club golf course and swimming pool. The Leonardtown Wharf waterfront park opened as a public attraction for both locals and tourists in May 2008.

Be the physician you were meant to be, here at MedStar.

We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.
MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.

Why join MedStar Medical Group?

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.

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Leonardtown, Maryland

Leonardtown is a beautiful small community nestled on Breton Bay in historic St. Mary’s County. Established in 1660, it’s also the state’s oldest municipality. Today, more than 105,000 people reside in St. Mary’s County. With brick sidewalks, a quaint downtown, historic attractions and Old World charm, Leonardtown is reminiscent of a European village. It is home to approximately 3,500 people and features its own town square, a scenic waterfront and wharf, a winery, art galleries, antique shops, excellent restaurants and more. You will also find good schools and a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods and rural settings. MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital is located in Leonardtown.