Associate Chief Medical Officer, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Memorial Healthcare System
May 23, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, part of Memorial Healthcare System, is looking for a medical leader to work with the Chief Medical Officer in providing medical oversight, expertise, and leadership to ensure the delivery of safe, high quality, and cost effective healthcare services. The Associate Chief Medical Officer (ACMO) will play a key role in serving as a liaison with the medical staff in clinical effectiveness activities including evaluation of utilization and resource management, education regarding quality documentation, implementation of effective discharge planning, and on-going review of best practices and clinical guidelines. Those with the ability to promote change through effective communication and education while maintaining the highest standards of medical quality and safety are encouraged to apply.
All applicants should demonstrate excellent critical thinking skills in addition to decisive judgment. Board certification by the American Board of Pediatrics and at least five years of prior clinical experience in hospital-based general pediatrics or a pediatric subspecialty is required. Experience with utilization reviews, child protection or other administrative experience in pediatrics is preferred. The position offers competitive benefits and a compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience.
About Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital opened in 1992 and has grown to be the leading children’s hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties. With 226 beds, an 84-bed Level II and III NICU, 30-bed PICU and 12-bed intermediate care unit, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital combines leading-edge clinical excellence with a child- and family-friendly environment that emphasizes the Power of Play. Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital offers a comprehensive range of healthcare services – delivered with kindness, dedication and compassion.
About South Florida
South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, a vibrant arts community, museums and world-class dining. South Florida’s high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.
Internal Number: FY19-31
About Memorial Healthcare System
Memorial Healthcare System is one of the largest public healthcare systems in the United States. A national leader in quality care and patient satisfaction, Memorial has ranked 11 times since 2008 on nationally recognized lists of great places to work – in Modern Healthcare magazine, Florida Trend magazine and Becker’s Hospital Review, just to name a few.
Memorial’s facilities include its flagship, Memorial Regional Hospital, one of the largest in Florida; Memorial Regional Hospital South; Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, the only freestanding children's hospital in Broward and Palm Beach counties; Memorial Hospital West; Memorial Hospital Miramar; Memorial Hospital Pembroke; and Memorial Manor, a US News five-star-rated nursing home.
Memorial’s work environment has been rated by employees and physicians alike as an open-door, inclusive culture that is committed to safety, transparency and, above all, outstanding service to patients and families.