Children's Surgery Medical Director Jobs in Portland, OR
Providence St. Joseph Health
January 19, 2018
Portland, OR, Oregon
Portland, Oregon - Seeking an exceptional physician leader who is fellowship trained in a Pediatric Surgical specialty, such as Pediatric Orthopedics or Pediatric Otolaryngology, to act as Medical Director of Children's Surgery. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Experience as a physician leader required. Experience with continuous quality improvement, NSQIP Pediatric, and the ACS Children's Surgery Verification program preferred. Position will report to the Regional Children's Services Medical Director and the Chief of Surgery at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center. Responsibilities include direction of employed and contracted pediatric surgical specialists, leading performance improvement and patient safety, and clinical oversight of quality for children's surgical services. Join Providence Children's Health at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center which features a pediatric intensive care unit, neonatal intensive care unit, children's emergency department, children's operating room and family support services such as child life. Enjoy rewarding work in the scenic beauty of the Pacific Northwest.
Portland has a metro population over two million, but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national livability contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a bastion of good living and one of our national capitals of cool. With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.
Providence Children's Health is a center of excellence for all of Oregon's children - especially for children with special health care needs. More than 150,000 children are served each year through Providence's clinics, hospitals and health plans. Welcoming one in five Oregon babies each year, Providence performs more deliveries than any other health system in the state. Two neonatal intensive care units and a pediatric intensive care unit serve the region's most fragile newborns, children and teens. In addition to being the largest provider of emergency care for kids in Oregon, Providence also offers immediate care, virtual visits, and a full range of round-the-clock pediatric specialty and subspecialty care. Providence provides education and family support to help every child reach his or her full potential.
Internal Number: 8529
About Providence St. Joseph Health
Providence St. Joseph Health is a family of partner organizations including Providence Health & Services, St. Joseph Health, Facey Medical Foundation, Swedish, Pacific Medical Centers, Covenant Health and Kadlec. With 50 hospitals, more than 800 physician clinics, and a variety of health and educational services that include senior care and supportive housing, the health system and its partners employ more than 100,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states: Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. PSJH’s family of organizations work together to meet the needs of its communities, especially the poor and vulnerable.