Provider Solutions + Development Children's Surgery Medical Director in Portland, Oregon

Position Description

Portland, Oregon — Seeking an exceptional physician leader who is fellowship trained in a Pediatric Surgical specialty, such as Pediatric Orthopedics or Pediatric Otolaryngology, to act as Medical Director of Children’s Surgery. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Experience as a physician leader required. Experience with continuous quality improvement, NSQIP Pediatric, and the ACS Children’s Surgery Verification program preferred. Position will report to the Regional Children’s Services Medical Director and the Chief of Surgery at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center. Responsibilities include direction of employed and contracted pediatric surgical specialists, leading performance improvement and patient safety, and clinical oversight of quality for children’s surgical services. Join Providence Children’s Health at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center which features a pediatric intensive care unit, neonatal intensive care unit, children’s emergency department, children’s operating room and family support services such as child life. Enjoy rewarding work in the scenic beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

Facility Description

Providence Children's Health is a center of excellence for all of Oregon’s children - especially for children with special health care needs. More than 150,000 children are served each year through Providence's clinics, hospitals and health plans. Welcoming one in five Oregon babies each year, Providence performs more deliveries than any other health system in the state. Two neonatal intensive care units and a pediatric intensive care unit serve the region's most fragile newborns, children and teens. In addition to being the largest provider of emergency care for kids in Oregon, Providence also offers immediate care, virtual visits, and a full range of round-the-clock pediatric specialty and subspecialty care. Providence provides education and family support to help every child reach his or her full potential.

Location Description

Portland has a metro population over two million, but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national “livability” contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a “bastion of good living” and “one of our national capitals of cool.” With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.

Brand Description

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.

Job ID Number: 8346
Facility Name: Providence Children's Health
Location Name: Portland, OR
Brand Name: Providence Health & Services
Provider Profession: Physician/Surgeon
Medical Specialty: Pediatric General
Medical Specialty: Surgery General
Job Setting: Hospital
Type of Role: Medical Director
Sub-specialty: Pediatric Orthopedics
Sub-specialty: Pediatric Otolaryngology/ENT
Sub-specialty: Surgery Pediatric
Phone Number: 503-203-0805
Schedule: Full Time
CP: Yes
CB: Yes
NP: No
PA: No
HC: Yes


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