On behalf of The University of Tennessee College of Medicine, The University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga (UTCOMC) and the Erlanger Health System, MillicanSolutions, LLC, a leader in academic pediatric executive search, has initiated a national search to identify an energetic and transformational leader to serve as Chair of the Department of Pediatrics, and Chief Medical Officer of the Children’s Hospital at Erlanger, located in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is a four-campus system with campus locations in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga and Nashville. UTCOMC is seeking an entrepreneurial leader who will be responsible for building upon a strong culture of collaboration, maintaining a fully accredited residency program in Pediatrics, supporting patient care programs, enhancing the skills of department faculty, and providing appropriate resources to support and advance the department’s education and research programs.
Opportunities exist for the incoming Chair and CMO to develop imaginative regional models of care delivery and quality and to influence the design of the new Children’s Hospital. The foremost qualities necessary for this position are leadership, vision and energy.
Other key initiatives include:
Developing a culture of high team accountability and professionalism focused on increasing efficiency
Continuing to drive a culture of Quality & Safety optimizing patient outcomes
Growing outreach /satellite strategies to increase market share
Developing junior faculty into leaders of the future
Achieving institutional objectives related to staff development, financial performance, regulatory compliance, marketing, and public relations.
Candidates are required to hold an M.D. or D.O. degree and will have a minimum of five years of experience in an academic leadership role, knowledge of and experience with LCME, ACGME, and ACCME requirements, and demonstrated experience and skills in fiscal management, developing clinical practice plans, engagement in scholarly activities, communications, fund raising and development, and fostering collaborative working relationships with colleagues and community partners.
For more details about this opportunity, please contact Marcel Barbey, Vice President of MillicanSolutions, LLC, at (682) 223-5779 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. All interactions will remain confidential and no inquiries will be made without the consent of the applicant.
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