Chief Pulmonary Critical Care

Employer
Steward Health Care, LLC
Location
Norwood, Massachusetts
Posted
Nov 09, 2018
Closes
Dec 09, 2018
Ref
1962346
Specialty
Pulmonary Disease
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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Steward Health Care, Norwood Hospital, Norwood, MA

CHIEF, DIVISION OF PULMONARY, CRITICAL CARE AND SLEEP MEDICINE – Norwood Hospital, a Steward Family Hospital in Norwood, MA is seeking a physician to serve as Chief of its Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience and must have demonstrated management and leadership skills with a vision for advancing the department forward. Candidates should be comfortable and flexible in providing care across multiple settings and locations, including outpatient clinic, the ICU and inpatient pulmonary care. The Chief is responsible for overseeing 3 other staff physicians as well as per diem physicians. Duties include directing a 10 bed ICU, 2 outpatient pulmonary clinics and supporting an existing Medical Director of Sleep Medicine. While the ICU shifts are 24 hours in length, call is taken from home and Steward’s eICU program provides coverage of the ICU from 7pm – 7am thus minimizing the burden of calls during these hours. Candidates must be board certified in pulmonary and critical care medicine.

Norwood Hospital is located 10 miles South of Boston in Norwood, MA and boasts a full range of patient care services, from our Small Miracles Maternity Unit to a state-of-the-art robotic-assisted orthopedic surgery program. We also offer a sophisticated cancer care program, comprehensive radiology and imaging services, and a life-saving cardiac catheterization lab. We are particularly proud to be rated among the top 5 percent of hospitals across the nation for excellence in patient safety by Healthgrades.

Steward Health Care is a physician-led health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the communities where patients live. Steward’s unique health care service delivery model leverages technology, innovation, and care coordination to keep patients healthier. Steward operates 36 community hospitals in ten states that employ approximately 37,000 people and regularly receives top awards for quality and safety. The Steward network includes more than 26 urgent care centers, 42 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,300 beds under management, and more than 1.1 million covered lives through the company’s managed care and health insurance services.

All inquiries will remain confidential.

Steward Health Care is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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