Portland, Oregon - Seeking a pediatric physician leader to serve as senior medical director for Providence Children's Services in Oregon. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. This physician provides pediatric service line leadership in Oregon and helps develop strategies to improve the health of children considering quality, experience, and cost of care. This role is responsible for managing employed and contracted pediatric specialists, primarily based in Portland. The role reports to the executive medical director for Women and Children's Services. Prior physician leadership role is required and experience with continuous quality improvement and strategic planning is preferred.
Providence Children's Health is a center of excellence for all of Oregons 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 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 Health & Services (PH&S) is a not-for-profit system of 34 hospitals, more than 600 clinics and hundreds of locally driven programs across five western states: Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. Providence is committed to improving the health of the communities it serves, with a special emphasis on its mission to serve the poor and vulnerable. PH&S is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health family and 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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