ICU Medical Director
Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA
Overview: Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center is situated in the heart of Hollywood. It has been serving the Hollywood area since 1924. Over the years, the hospital has seen much growth and has evolved to accommodate the diverse needs of the community. The hospital now has 434 bedsas well as a 30 bed ICU. It is considered an acute-care facility. In addition, the hospital employs over 500 physicians representing almost all specialties of medicine. The hospital continues to grow and is quickly becoming one of the best healthcare facilities in the greater Los Angeles area. We are looking for an ICU Medical Director to manage the program.
Our group now provides full-time Critical Care Intensivist coverage at the hospital. We will begin with 8 hour shifts. In addition, we will have 8 hours per day of APC coverage beginning in the fall.
About the Community: Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center is located in the heart of Hollywood. A sprawling area full of restaurants, museums, art galleries, and of course the Hollywood walk of fame. The hospital is about a thirty minute drive from downtown LA and about a forty five minute to an hour drive from LAX. Its only about a twenty five minute drive to the Burbank airport which is easy to arrive and depart from. There are plenty of hotels to choose from near the hospital. The hospital serves the multicultural community with top notch medical care. The hospital is located on the corner of Vermont Avenue and Fountain Avenue in Hollywood, California.
Physicians are independent contractors and are given base rates with the opportunity to earn productivity pay at specific sites. VEP provides independent contractors with flexible schedules, and paid malpractice insurance with tail coverage. Physicians also enjoy the benefit of becoming a shareholder after 150 hours worked which allows them to be actively involved in the governance of the company. Shareholders have the option of participating in VEP's 401(k) plan and short-term & long-term disability plans.