Join the REMARKABLE team at SwedishAmerican! As a division of UW Health, we offer patients local access to many world-class specialists right here in Rockford, Illinois and surrounding communities. We are seeking a VP of Medical Affairs/Chief Medical Officer to join our world-class team of doctors, nurses and health care professionals in providing everything from preventive health care to highly specialized programs.
Provide overall leadership, direction and coordination of operations, finances, space, and human resources for all operating areas
Develop and/or implement appropriate institutional policies and procedures to enhance efficient and effective operations and delivery of services
Translate strategic plans and budget targets into operational action plans which guide resource allocation and the coordination and direction of personnel; direct operations in areas of responsibility to achieve the annual operating plan
Provide leadership, guidance, support and direction to the department managers/directors in their fiscal care efforts to ensure optimal use of resources and provide effective service
Partner with physician leaders of UW SAH to ensure consistent delivery of quality and patient-and family-centered care
Ensure compliance with regulatory bodies and constant survey readiness
Serve on committees, work groups, and advisory groups that have a direct impact on UW SAH settings and operations of the medical staff and of other providers
Provide oversight of Medical Staff Administration including credentialing and privileging of providers
Address provider related behavior issues with the relevant department chair and with UW School of Medicine and Public Health
MD required; Master’s of Medical Management, BA preferred
7+ years of progressive experience managing physician/medical staff administration
Broad knowledge of modern health care administration, systems, practices and principles
Demonstrated leadership abilities
Superior verbal/written communication skills
Highly effective presentation skills
Proven success in developing a large high performing staff
Experience in preparing operating and capital budgets
Ability to communicate and interface with all levels of personnel
SwedishAmerican, A division of UW Health values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
As a division of UW Health, we offer patients local access to many world-class specialists right here in Rockford, Illinois and surrounding communities. We are a world-class team of doctors, nurses and health care professionals and provide everything from preventive health care to highly specialized programs.
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