Medical Director

Pittsburgh Critical Care Associates (PCCA), a private practice intensivist group, is hiring a Critical Care Intensivist Medical Director for its established and successful intensivist program at Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center. PCCA staffs and manages the 15-bed ICU at Sentara Williamsburg. It is a true Intensivist program with 24 hour in house coverage, daily multi-disciplinary rounds and a telemedicine connection provided by Sentara e-ICU to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. The intensivist medicaldirector would be an employee of Pittsburgh Critical Care Associates. The medial director would work 12 clinical days a month. Days are 12 hours 7am to 7pm. The rest of the month would be spent on a combination of administrative duties, meetings for the ICU and personal time.

Model

The ICU is staffed and managed by PCCA and operates as a true intensivist program, with the intensivist serving as head of the multidisciplinary team, overseeing and managing all ICU patients, and working closely with surgeons, emergency medicine physicians, pulmonary medicine physicians, and support staff.

PCCA Provides 24 hour coverage of the ICU: The unit is staffed by an intensivist from 7am to 7pm. The ACNP assumes coverage of the ICU at 7pm with backup provided by the Sentara eICU telemedicine. PCCA supports the refined multidisciplinary MD/ ACNP intensivist team model of care to provide expanded critical care services. The Intensivist in collaboration with the ACNPs function as intensivist teams.

Schedule

The medial director would work 12 clinical days a month. Days are 12 hours 7am to 7pm. The rest of the month would be spent on a combination of administrative duties, meetings for the ICU and personal time.

Facilities

Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center, has 145 beds and features the latest healthcare technologies. The hospital offers a full range of medical care from emergency heart catheterization to all inclusive obstetrics care where patients are able to stay in one room. The hospital provides advanced imaging and “smart” operating rooms. Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center has also achieved Magnet recognition. Sentara Healthcare is one of the most progressive and integrated healthcare organizations in the nation.

Sentara eICU
Intensive care patients at Sentara Lehigh Hospital, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, Sentara Princess Ann Hospital, Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center and Sentara CarePlex Hospital are continuously monitored during eICU operations and treated by the intensivist and ACNP. Sentara Norfolk was the first hospital in the nation to fully deploy and independently test this advanced electronic intensive care monitoring system.

Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS)
Sentara Healthcare and Eastern Virginia Medical School serve the patients of Hampton Roads with their combined clinical, technological and research expertise. Ongoing training and learning can be enriched at the Sentara Center for Immersive Learning (SCIL).

Location

Located in historic Williamsburg, along the banks of the James and York Rivers, 45 miles southeast of Richmond and 37 miles northwest of Norfolk. It is an hour or less drive to the Atlantic Ocean or Chesapeake Bay and home to the College of William and Mary. Nestled in the northwest corner of Hampton Roads an area known for its strong military presence, Williamsburg and its adjacent counties draw retirees as well as young families. A wealth of living opportunities abound, ranging from condominiums in the planned urban community of New Town – where you can walk from your front door to more than 170 restaurants and shops – to a lavish riverfront home in the gated community of Kingsmill – which includes three championship golf courses a spa and more than 20 residential neighborhoods.

Three airports are situated within a 50 minute drive: Newport News/ Williamsburg International Airport (PHF) 20 min.; Norfolk International Airport (ORF) 50 min.; Richmond International Airport (RIC) 50 min.

Compensation

The medial director will be an employee of Pittsburgh Critical Care Associates, Inc private physician group. The medical director salary is very competitive and consists of a base salary and administrative stipend, malpractice insurance, a family health care policy that includes eye and dental, reimbursable CME for education money for medical meetings, books, journals, etc. As an employee of PCCA you would be enrolled in the pension and profit sharing plan. PCCA will usually contribute minimum of 3% to 6% of salary on your behalf. There is also a 401K that you can contribute to by pre- tax paycheck deduction.

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