Portland, Oregon - Seeking a board certified Pediatric physician to serve as senior medical director for a regional childrenâ€™s program. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. This physician leader will help develop strategies to improve the health of children, inclusive of quality, cost, and experience. The role reports to the executive medical director for Providence Health & Servicesâ€™ Oregon Women and Childrenâ€™s Services, and will also provide medical direction for professional services provided by pediatric medical sub-specialists throughout the Oregon region, including management of employed medical directors. Prior experience in a physician leadership role is required. Demonstrated experience with continuous quality improvement, population health management, and accountable care organizations or payer relationships is preferred.
Providence Children's Health is a center of excellence for all of OregonÂ'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.
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 Â"livabilityÂ" contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a Â"bastion of good livingÂ" and Â"one of our national capitals of cool.Â" 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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyoneâ€"especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.
Job ID Number: 9414
Facility Name: Providence Children's Health
Location Name: Portland, OR
Brand Name: Providence Health & Services
Provider Profession: Physician/Surgeon
Medical Specialty: Pediatric General
Job Setting: Medical Clinic
Type of Role: Medical Director
Phone Number: 503.203.0805
Schedule: Full Time
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