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Location: Pensacola, FL, United States
Date Posted: Sep 5, 2019
We Are Hiring
Chief Medical Officer - Pediatrician in Chief - Admin Pediatric Svcs 001 - Part-Time, Day - Sacred Heart Children's Hsptl - Pensacola,FL
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Sacred Heart is a faith-based health system that provides a network of hospitals, outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and a variety of other health services to communities in South Alabama and across Northwest Florida. The health system includes the 566-bed Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola and the Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart, the region's only facility specializing in the care of children. Major regional services based in Pensacola also include the Heart and Vascular Institute, the area's leading Stroke Center, a Level II Trauma Center, and a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Cancer Network. In 2003, Ascension Sacred Heart opened its Emerald Coast hospital, a 76-bed community hospital in Walton County, near Destin, Fla. Ascension Sacred Heart also includes a 75-bed hospital in Panama City where services include a Level II trauma center and advanced cardiovascular care, as well as a 19-bed community hospital in Port St. Joe, FL, that serves Gulf and Franklin counties.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
The Pediatrician in Chief (PiC) provides representation for medical leaders in the areas of Pediatric Medicine, including the general medical/hospitalist service, the pediatric medical specialties and subspecialties, as well as groups jointly served by the PiC. The PiC serves as the administrative supervisor of all Medical Directors/Division Chiefs that have responsibilities in the aforementioned areas of expertise. Working with other administrative officers of SFCH the PiC strives to maintain a collaborative atmosphere between all clinical services with the goal of supporting the vision and overall mission of the SFCH where applicable. Working with the President of SFCH as well as the Vice President, Patient Care Services and others, the PiC supports an administrative means to ensure such collaboration with the goal of excellence in patient care, teaching, and the SFCH’s quadruple aim.
Definitions and Areas of Responsibility
What You Will Need
Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics or equivalent in good standing and with at least ten (10) years of clinical practice experience.
Recognized as a leader in clinical practice, education, research and/or as a physician leader.
Training and experience in financial operations, leadership management, and medical staff functions.
Demonstrated success in recruiting, mentoring, and supporting colleagues, students, residents, and other trainees.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.
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