The Division Chief of Pediatric Medical Specialties will lead the sections of Pediatric Allergy Immunology, Dermatology, Developmental Pediatrics, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Genetics, Infectious Disease, Nephrology, Neurology, Palliative Care, Pulmonology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Rheumatology. This role will coordinate across inpatient, emergency department, and outpatient care spaces to ensure children in need of specialty medical care are able to receive world-class health care, especially where the subspecialties represented within the division are concerned. The role will drive significant clinical practice and programmatic growth thereby also expanding opportunities for education and research. The Division Chief reports to the Presidents of the Pediatrics Service Line and works closely with other Division Chiefs and key organizational stakeholders to advance high level patient centered care across Inova. This individual must have a track record of clinical excellence, outstanding communication skills and be committed to exceptional patient experience.
Establish standards/metrics and collaboratively drive outcomes in quality, safety and experience
Build and actuate care models to achieve a seamless system of care, reducing care variation across the system
Contribute to the development of the Service Line through the definition and development of clinical capabilities
Establish the criteria and qualifications to be a member of the Division, promoting active engagement of all team members, including employed and independent physicians
Assist in recruiting, retaining and developing high-quality physicians/providers to join the Division/Section
Participate in identifying, evaluating and implementing growth initiatives
Assist in operating the Division and the Service Line in a fiscally judicious, transparent, and sustainable fashion
Work with outpatient, inpatient, OR, supply chain, etc. leadership to improve operational efficiencies
Work with the Service Line Triad to shape the clinical, research and educational affairs of the Service Line
Regularly attend and contribute to Service Line meetings and activities
Partner with the Inova Foundation to engage grateful patients to support our established priorities
Aligned with and promotes Inova's mission, vision, values and strategic direction
Stands for and drives excellence
Leads by example, enhancing the Service Line's reputation and establishing personal and professional credibility within the Service Line, across the healthcare system and within the community
Builds camaraderie and collaboration among the Service Line team to build a comprehensive and exceptional team
Inova Medical Group is a team of talented and experienced physicians employed by Inova, providing world-class healthcare for the Northern Virginia and greater Washington, DC metro area. More than 400 physicians – experts in primary care medicine and adult specialties – are located throughout the region. Our physicians work together with Inova's extensive network of hospitals and outpatient facilities.
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