Experienced Physician leader needed as Chief of Staff to care for our Veterans- Great Benefits!
The Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center Chief of Staff serves as a member of the senior executive (quadrad) leadership team and provides administrative, clinical and programmatic leadership, ensuring the delivery of high quality clinical care, professional education and medical research at the Medical Center. In addition to making clinical decisions, the Chief of Staff participates in organizational planning to achieve the mission and vision of the Medical Center; participates in the development of long and short-range goals; ensures an environment that promotes quality patient care, educational activities and administrative planning and evaluation; monitors and promotes compliance with VA regulations and professional standards and ethical conduct; and develops and implements policies and procedures that guide and support the provision of services to patients.
The Chief of Staff serves as advisor to the Medical Center Director on issues related to provision of direct patient care and promotes the development of health care professionals through counseling, mentoring, teaching and encouraging self-assessment. The Chief of Staff ensures that medical staff practitioners are credentialed and privileged in accordance with VA and Joint Commission requirements and monitors staff compliance with agency regulations, medical staff bylaws, rules and regulations. The Chief of Staff has supervisory line authority for all clinical services and is responsible for recruitment and retention and effective management and operation of clinical staff.
Recruitment is open to physicians in any specialty/program area: Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, etc.
The ideal candidate will possess the following characteristics and attributes:
- Administrative and clinical experience
- Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
- Proven leadership skills
- Embraces and initiates new treatment programs and technologies
- Effective management and operations experience
- Board certification
- Has a vision for the future
- Advocates for clinical research
- Interested in the pursuit of excellence
- Experience in physician recruitment and retention
Work Hours: 8am-4:30pm Monday-Friday
Salary Range: Up to $270,000 per year
Tuscaloosa has traditionally been known as the Druid City because of the numerous water oaks planted in its downtown streets in the 1840s. Since serving as the capital city from 1826 to 1846, it has been the regional center of industry, commerce, healthcare and education for West Alabama.
Tuscaloosa is home to a vast array of remarkable sights that are known only inside its bounds. With hundreds of restaurants, activities, museums and parks, it has managed to become one of Alabamas most progressive cities. Visitors come to enjoy the refreshing atmosphere, historic features and bustling nightlife that Tuscaloosa has to offer. http://visittuscaloosa.com/about/
If interested in learning more information about this position please email an updated CV to Samuel.firstname.lastname@example.org or call Sam Wright at 334-294-6130.