Tucson Medical Center

Medical Director – Emergency Medicine

Service Line: Emergency Medicine

Location: Tucson, AZ

Volume: Main ED: 75,000 | CDU/Obs: 9,000

Position: Full-time w/ benefits

Status: Employee w/ benefits & W2 contract structure


Integrative Emergency Services (IES) is now hiring for the Site Medical Director Position to direct the Main Emergency Department staff and CDU/Obs unit at Tucson Medical Center. Interested candidates will have commensurate experience in a high-volume county hospital setting with preference given for those with additional Administrative Fellowship training or equivalent practical experience of 3-5 years. Responsibilities will include direct oversight of operations for the Adult Emergency Department and CDU/Obs Unit which will be run with ER oversight and staffed by APPs. IES’ Executive Vice President Leadership (EVP) is responsible for this program provided by IES Founder Dr. Nick Zenarosa, EVP Dr. Elizabeth Fagan, and EVP Dr. Joseph Young.  

Tucson Medical Center (TMC) is a 615-bed non-profit facility and the #1 healthcare provider in Southern Arizona. The hospital has been awarded as a Certified Primary Stroke Center, Accredited Chest Pain Center & earned a Gold Plus Achievement Award for Stroke programs. With over 600 physicians from 60 different specialties, its major services include women’s services, maternity, cardiac, orthopedic, neuroscience, imaging, and senior care. Located on 115 acres near the foothills of the Catalina Mountains, TMC offers state-of-the-art medicine, advanced technology, and, above all, compassionate care delivered by an excellent staff of experienced nurses and trained professionals. TMC is Southern Arizona’s leading provider for emergency care and pediatric care (including Tucson’s first Pediatric Emergency Department), with intensive care units for adults, children, and newborns.

Emergency Department

  • ED Admission Rate: 32% 
  • Patients/Hour: 1.8 – 2.3 pts/hr per clinician
  • Capacity: 
    • Main ED Beds: 60
    • CDU/Obs Beds: 18
  • Shift Coverage: 
    • Physician:
      • 72+ hours of coverage daily
    • APP:
      • 60+ hours of coverage daily
  • Documentation:  
    • EPIC
    • Scribe Services

Tucson Medical Center

5301 East Grant Road Tucson, AZ 85712

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Required Qualifications

  • ABEM or ABOEM Current National Board Certification
  • Commensurate experience in a high-volume large county hospital setting with 3-5 years of experience
  • Additional leadership fellowship training will be considered favorably 
  • Clean Disciplinary Background and Malpractice History 


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K with up to 4% company match for qualified participants
  • $2,000 CME/Business Expense Reimbursement
  • Occurrence-based malpractice coverage
  • Employee Status with W2 contract structure


Tuscon is a vibrant community with a diverse culture, strong university, excellent arts, culinary treasures, myriad resorts, and bountiful outdoor activities. Located on Interstate 10 just 116 miles south of Phoenix, Tuscon is known as ‘The Real Southwest’, celebrating diverse cultures, architecture, and people.

For more information contact:

Jason Ard, Recruiter
jard@ies.healthcare | (c) 817.896.1199 | (p) 469.420.5498