Medical Director Wound Care / Hyperbaric Medicine

Open Date 3/20/2017
Division Tower Health Medical Group
Description Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine - Tower Health Medical Group, located in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania has an excellent opportunity for an energetic and talented physician to join and lead, our UHMS Certified Wound Care Center due to an upcoming retirement. This is aMedical Director position with clinical responsibilities. The ideal candidate will have leadership skills, several years of experience in wound care and hyperbaric medicine. BC/BE in Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine and/or Certified Wound Specialist (CWS) is a plus. This individual will partner with a Practice Administrator and 3 other Physician wound care specialists.

Our Wound Care physicians are responsible for building the business at the Center and managing physician referral relationships with our network of physicians.

About our Center:

•EMR (EPIC) system in place
•Patient volume and continues to grow; approximately 6,000 encounters/year
•Staffed by 5 CWOCN's, a Medical Assistant and 2 Hyperbaric Technicians
•3 fully equipped 3600 Sechrist Monoplace chambers
•Transcutaneous oximetry - 6 leads
•Types of patients: cancer, diabetic, chronic and acute wounds, burns, osteomyelitis, pressure ulcers.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits, including health, professional liability and disability insurance, five weeks of paid time off plus one week of CME, relocation assistance, and a retirement plan.
Position Requirements

The ideal candidate will have experience with wound care and/or hyperbaric medicine. BC/BE in Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine and/or Certified Wound Specialist (CWS) is a plus.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly None Specified

Reading Shift None Specified