Winter Haven Hospital, located in Winter Haven, Florida and part of the BayCare Health System, is seeking its next Chief Medical Officer (CMO). The 419-bed comprehensive hospital represents a key market for the 15- hospital, $2.8B BayCare Health System. The not-for-profit system provides a wide range of services for the Tampa Bay and central Florida regions. This is an exciting time to join a high quality organization that is ideally positioned in a time of innovation and transformation within the care delivery system.
The CMO will provide leadership and has responsibility for the hospital-wide professional activities directed at improving the safety, quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of patient care delivered at WHH. She/he will be responsible for developing and monitoring operational and patient care standards, monitoring and analyzing clinical performance data, and enhancing the coordination of physician interests and activities. The CMO is expected to lead the decision-making process, provide consistent leadership, and maintain excellent interpersonal relations with all physicians and staff.
The ideal candidate has a proven track record as a physician leader and a history of success in transforming organizations into high performing, thriving institutions. The CMO will have a strong record of building close working relationships with physicians and staff. We seek individuals who are inspiring leaders and are team oriented, results driven and know how to leverage the resources of BayCare to actualize results. Candidates will have demonstrated experience integrating and participating in the community they serve. She/he will have an ability to translate the vision for the hospital into an executable plan focused on quality and performance. Experience in a multi-hospital health system would be a significant plus. She/he will have their M.D. or D.O. The successful candidate will be a leader who holds themselves and others accountable and leads through influence. The ability to work in a highly matrixed environment is a must.
Winter Haven is centrally located between Orlando and Tampa Bay. It is known as the Chain of Lakes with 50 lakes within the city limits. Winter Haven offers small town, affordable lake living in close proximity to metropolitan areas.
Nominations, expressions of interest, and applications should be submitted via email to the Witt/Kieffer consultants, Jena Abernathy and Sarah Zielke, supporting the WHH CMO search through the office of Sue LeGrand, email@example.com, or 314/718-4603.
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