WellSpan Health, a large integrated health system in south central Pennsylvania, is seeking a physician with Board Certification in pediatrics or a pediatric sub-specialty. Prior experience in a pediatric medical practice or NICU is required. Quality assurance, utilization management and case management experience preferred.
Secure employment with WellSpan Medical Group, a mature multi-specialty group that employs 1,500 providers
This position is a blended role; three days a week (0.6 FTE) the leader will be involved in clinical activity and two days a week (0.4 FTE) the physician will participate in leadership activities
0.2 FTE Pediatric Chair at York Hospital
Physician shall report to the Vice President of Medical Affairs
Duties shall include overseeing all Pediatric Services at York Hospital
Responsible for administering and directing the activities of assigned personnel and review the quality, adequacy and appropriateness of services within the Pediatric Services area
Develop and implement departmental programs for on-going monitoring of practice, credentials review and privileges delineation, medical education and utilization review and the ongoing assessment and improvement of quality of care, treatment and services
Maintain continuing review and surveillance of the professional performance of all practitioners in the department who have clinical privileges and report regularly thereon to the Vice President of Medical Affairs and to the Medical Executive Committee
Appoint such committees as are necessary to conduct the clinical functions of the department as specified by the hospital bylaws and designate a chairman of each such committee
Assist in the preparation of such annual reports pertaining to the department as may be required by the Service Line, Medical Executive Committee, the Vice President of Medical Affairs, or the Board
Provide outstanding services to all customers; foster teamwork; and practice fiscal responsibility through improvement and innovation
0.2 FTE Service Line Co-Medical Director
Direct the medical management and quality improvement activities for inpatient pediatrics and the NICU across the system of care
Design and implement programs to ensure that all participating providers deliver quality, cost effective care across all settings
Oversee the development and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure effective monitoring and management of clinical interventions
Ensure that the clinical policies and procedures are based on the best evidence and are reviewed and revised as needed and as scheduled to be in compliance with regulatory standards
Promote standardization of care through the development of order sets and work pathways
Work collaboratively with the Vice President of Women & Children Service Line to assist with setting strategic direction measure results, resolve issues and achieve operational and financial objectives
Competitive salary and signing bonus
Outstanding benefits, including full relocation, retirement with generous employer contribution/match and medical malpractice with tail coverage
York Pennsylvania is a family-oriented community with excellent schools and a low cost of living
Many recreational and cultural activities are available including theatre, golf, hiking and water sports
Conveniently located just 1 hour north of the Baltimore/DC metro area and 90 minutes west of Philadelphia
For immediate confidential consideration or to learn more please contact
Josh Irwin, Director Physician Recruitment
Must be Board Certified/Board Qualified. Must possess or have the ability to obtain a Pennsylvania medical license.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: D12345
About WellSpan Health
WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities.
WellSpan Health facilities are located in York, Adams, Lancaster and Lebanon counties, which offer an ideal living environment to match the quality of work-life balance you’re seeking. Our communities offer abundant outdoor and cultural activities, including restaurants, theatre, golf courses, hiking trails, water sports, and historic tours. The communities are a short drive from several, large metropolitan areas including the Baltimore/DC metro area and Philadelphia.
If you value a strong sense of community, the more palatable pace of suburban living, and the convenience of a workplace close to home, you’...ll realize the advantages of considering WellSpan Health as part of your future.
WellSpan Medical Group
The WellSpan Medical Group is a large multi-specialty group that employs more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians in over 140 locations across south central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. Working together and connected through a sophisticated electronic health record, these experts offer care and treatment for conditions that range from simple to complex – from the common cold to orthopedic injuries, neurologic problems and cardiovascular disease. The WellSpan Medical Group is proud of their culture of transparency, collaborative environment and strong commitment to physician leadership within their group.
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