Medical Director of OB/GYN Hospitalists & Obstetrics Service.

Virginia Hospital Center
Arlington, Virginia
Nov 09, 2021
Nov 09, 2022
Full Time
Position Type


  • Virginia Hospital Center Physician Group (VHC PG) is seeking an outstanding and experienced Full Time Medical Director for our OB/GYN Hospitalists and Obstetrics Service Line, to join our team of doctors that are members of VHC PG. Our nationally recognized hospital and team of doctors pride themselves on providing evidence-based, high quality, high standard and empathetic care. The OB/GYN Hospitalist Program at Virginia Hospital Center (VHC), is located in Arlington, Virginia, 15 minutes from downtown Washington, DC.


  • As a VHC PG doctor, you will enjoy the benefits of being a hospital employee and part of a multispecialty group comprised of 100+ members including Primary Care Physicians and a wide range of specialists.
  • Participate in Hospital administrative activities including, but not limited to, clinical committees of the Hospital to improve quality, service, access, and efficiency of care.
  • Participate in quality improvement programs to meet NTSV C-Section, Episiotomy, and Early Elective Delivery benchmarking standards, reduce readmission rates and hospital-acquired infection rates, and maintain top decile performance in HCAHPS Patient Experience scores.
  • Provide supervision, guidance, and overall medical direction of the Georgetown University Hospital medical residents during their rotation in the Hospital’s Medical Clinic, in conjunction with the co-medical director of the outpatient clinic. 
  • Chair the Women and Children’s Quality Services Committee, work towards creating the best Women’s and Children’s Service Line in the DC Metro Area, and will sit as a member of the Executive Quality Council.
  • Oversee and work with administrative and executive leadership to ensure a high quality Labor and Delivery Department.
  • Develop and maintain oversight of the OB/GYN Hospitalist schedule, participate in credentialing and peer review activities, mentor and manage the performance of OB Hospitalists in line with overall system goals, and participate in recruitment of new OB/GYN Hospitalists.
  • Excellent clinical and interpersonal skills as well as the desire to be part of a multispecialty team that functions at the highest level.


  • We promote a healthy work-life balance to include flexible working hours and offer a generous benefit package including malpractice coverage, health insurance, life, disability, 401K match, generous CME, loan repayment assistance, relocation assistance (if applicable), as well as other benefits.
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine faculty appointments are available.
  • Click here to learn more about VHC, or click on this link to visit our website


  • Our practices are state of the art and fully equipped to provide an excellent clinical experience.
  • As a hospital-employed physician you will have the full support of the administration.
  • Administration understands that keeping the patient load reasonable for its physicians is essential to realizing the full benefits of our team based approach to care.


  • Located in Arlington, VA, VHC is the only Hospital in the mid-Atlantic region that is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network (a national network of independent healthcare organizations).
  • Virginia Hospital Center (VHC) is a nationally recognized Hospital and teaching facility that has been delivering the highest quality care to the Washington, DC metropolitan area for over 70 years.
  • Named a CMS 5-Star Hospital, in 2020, based on our performance across seven areas of quality.
  • Received a Leapfrog Hospital Safety Score of Afor the 16th consecutive grading period – one of a few hospitals in the country to achieve this level of consistency.
  • Achieved Magnet re-designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s(ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program.
  • The only Northern Virginia hospital named to Newsweek's 2020 list of Best Maternity Care Hospitals.
  • 2019 release of US News and World Report hospital rankings, received the highest ranking possible (“High Performing”) in the following areas: Aortic Valve Surgery, Colon Cancer Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Failure, Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement.
  • VHC is a 437-bed facility.



  • Arlington is home to the Pentagon and the Arlington National Cemetery.
  • Fairfax and Arlington Counties continues to attract families who enjoy living near D.C. but desire a suburban lifestyle.
  • Fairfax County has some of the highest ranking schools in the nation according to U.S. News and World Reports.
  • Arlington County also offers outstanding schools - about 91 percent of all graduating high school seniors in Arlington go on to attend college.
  • Northern Virginia has many recreational and community amenities including: over 89 miles of biking/jogging trails, 167 public parks, approximately 14 community centers, 7 live stage theaters, 8 libraries, and 652 restaurants.
  • Whether you choose to live in Arlington County, Fairfax County, or in any of the other great areas in the DC area, you will have little problem in finding a location that is right for you.

We look forward to hearing from qualified candidates interested in joining us in a highly collegial environment where the patient is at the center of what we do.


Interested and qualified candidates must complete the online application and psychometric assessment. In addition to completing the application and assessment candidates can also send a copy of their CV to Andrea Bell, Director Physician Services Recruitment at 

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