Leadership

Guthrie Clinic is an integrated, multi-specialty group practice that provides comprehensive, team-based care to more than one million people in the Twin Tiers region of northern Pennsylvania and southern New York. Guthrie physicians are leaders in the communities in which they live and work. They exhibit key competencies of quality and excellence within a collaborative environment, and are committed to making a positive impact in the lives of the patients they serve. Physicians who choose Guthrie are service oriented and demonstrate the values of trust, respect and integrity. 

Job description:

Guthrie Clinic, a non-profit, physician-led, integrated health care delivery system is seeking candidates for Chief, Section of Hospitalist Medicine. The Chief will oversee 24 Hospitalists and 9 Advanced Practice Providers, located in 4 regional hospitals. The Chief has responsibility for quality, leadership, scheduling and overall program strategy.

Position details and requirements:

  • Ensures the Section functions in an integrated system of care, improving performance, growing depth of clinical programs, and enhancing quality outcomes.
  • Serves as mentor, guide and support for Hospitalists system wide.
  • Leads recruitment/retention of Physicians and APPs to actively grow the Section.
  • Position is 50% Administrative and 50% clinical.
  • Clinical:
    • Participates in quality and system improvement within group and across hospital.
    • Participates in all group clinical decisions with the goal of high quality care.
    • Participates in group performance reviews with regard to quality of care, satisfaction, and efficiency metrics.
    • Coordinates schedule with group to maintain 24/7 coverage at all hospitals within the integrated health system.
    • Ensures coverage of shifts.
  • Administrative:
    • Participates in strategic plan for hospital medicine group, including marketing, growth/recruiting, service, and quality.
    • Establish annual goals for quality, efficiency growth and satisfaction.
    • Responsible for developing, updating and maintaining clinical standards and care paths.
    • Participates in utilization review and peer review activities as they relate to the Hospitalist program.
  • Oversees the development of the annual budget and key operating indicators for the Department and monitors the Department’s performance in relation to these annual targets.
  • Works collaboratively with the Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency Program, the Fellowship Directors and the Director of Medical Education to ensure the quality of the residency and fellowship(s).
  • M.D. or D.O.; BC in Internal Medicine. Advanced degree (MBA, MHA, MMM) desirable.
  • Five or more years of successfully leading a Hospitalist program.
  • Strong commitment to the patient care and future academic missions of Guthrie Clinic.
  • Possession of, or eligibility for, a medical license in Pennsylvania.

Guthrie, founded in 1910, provides comprehensive team-based care to patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie Clinic is comprised of 4 hospitals, 500 physicians and advanced practice providers in a regional office network made up of 45 sub-specialty and primary care sites in 21 communities. In addition, we offer a wide range of services and programs including home health and home care services, GME and a research institute.

Guthrie's (main) Sayre campus is situated in a beautiful valley in north-central PA, located just a few miles from the NY border. Guthrie’s service area stretches from Corning and Ithaca, NY to Wellsboro, PA (home of PA Grand Canyon) down to Tunkhannock, PA and is less than 30 minutes from the Finger Lakes region.

For more information about this leadership opportunity, please contact Krisi VanTassel at krisi.vantassel@guthrie.org, (570) 887-5203 or  www.ichoseguthrie.org.

Community Overview:
Location:

Sayre, PA

Contact:

Krisi VanTassel

Job description:

Guthrie Clinic, a non-profit, physician-led, integrated health care delivery system is seeking candidates for Chair, Department of Medicine.  The Department of Medicine has 12 subspecialty divisions, including several key programs and service lines which support clinical care and innovation, as well as the Departments ACGME-accredited Internal Medicine Residency and fellowship programs.

Position details and requirements:

  • Ensures the Department functions in an integrated system of care, improving performance, growing depth of clinical programs, and enhancing quality outcomes.
  • Serves as mentor, guide and support for physician leaders within the Department.
  • Leads recruitment/retention of physicians and APPs to actively grow the Department.
  • Collaborates with other departments, expands faculty, creates new clinical programs, provides effective mentoring, evaluates and anticipates the Department’s future.
  • Communicates and promotes teamwork within the Department sections.
  • Oversees the development of the annual budget and key operating indicators for the Department and monitors the Department’s performance in relation to these annual targets.
  • Works collaboratively with the Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency Program, the Fellowship Directors and the Director of Medical Education to ensure that the quality of the residency and fellowship(s).
  • Minimum of 10-15 years of postgraduate clinical experience in the field.
  • Five or more years of successful and progressive leadership experience in a Chair, Associate Chair or Division Chief role.
  • A track record of academic accomplishments, and professional service with experience necessary to ensure the continuation and enhancement of the clinical, educational and future research missions of the Department of Medicine at Guthrie Clinic.
  • Experience developing physician leaders and development of junior staff/faculty.
  • Strong commitment to the patient care and future academic missions of Guthrie Clinic.
  • M.D. or D.O.; Board certification in Internal Medicine and/or one of its subspecialties.
  • Progressive administrative experience, preferably in an academic and or teaching medical center setting.
  • Possession of, or eligibility for, a medical license in Pennsylvania.
  • Clinically active, as position requires a clinical component.

Guthrie, founded in 1910, provides comprehensive team-based care to patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie Clinic is comprised of 4 hospitals, 500 physicians and advanced practice providers in a regional office network made up of 45 sub-specialty and primary care sites in 21 communities.  In addition, we offer a wide range of services and programs including home health and home care services, GME and a research institute.

Guthrie's (main) Sayre campus is situated in a beautiful valley in north-central PA, located just a few miles from the NY border.  Guthrie’s service area stretches from Corning and Ithaca, NY to Wellsboro, PA (home of PA Grand Canyon) down to Tunkhannock, PA and is less than 30 minutes from the Finger Lakes region.

For more information about this leadership opportunity, please contact Shannon Anderson at Shannon.anderson@guthrie.org, (570) 887-6490 or www.ichoseguthrie.org.

Community Overview:

Guthrie's main campus in Sayre is situated in a lush valley at the confluence of the Susquehanna and Chemung Rivers in north-central Pennsylvania. 

Located just a few miles from the New York border, the Sayre area is proximate to the major cities of the northeast: Philadelphia, New York City, Buffalo, Rochester and Niagara Falls--all within 3-1/2 hours.

The area is renowned for its maple products (syrup, sugar, candy) wine, dairy, apple and corn production. 

30 miles south of the Finger Lake Region of New York State: Lakes, waterfalls, wineries and amazing 4-season recreation--1 hour from Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania. 

Easy driving distance to most major cities in the Northeast. 

Excellent schools and affordable housing; low cost-of-living. Safe, family-friendly community. 

Choice to live and/or play in several different communities: 

  • The Valley: Sayre and Athens, PA and Waverly, NY 
  • Elmira, NY (20 minutes from main campus) 
  • Corning, NY (40 minutes from main campus): international headquarters to Corning, Inc. 
  • Vestal/Binghamton, NY (30 minutes from main campus) 
  • Ithaca, NY (35 minutes north of main campus); home to Cornell University 

Three regional airports within 40 minutes (of main campus in Sayre) with easy connections to New York City, Washington DC, Boston, Detroit, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and Orlando. In addition, two international airports are approximately 2 hours away. 

  • Elmira/Corning Regional Airport 
  • Binghamton Regional Airport 
  • Ithaca/Tompkins Regional Airport 
  • Greater Rochester International Airport 
  • Albany International Airport
Location:

Sayre, PA

Contact:

Shannon Anderson

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Here at Guthrie, we appreciate the gravity of your decision in choosing a practice and understand the impact it has on the advancement of your clinical career and on your personal life. As the recruiter on this important search, I look forward to partnering with you to learn more about your career goals and to share with you more details about this opportunity.

I invite you to discover more about this position by calling me at (800) 724-1295.

 

Guthrie Physician
Recruitment

1 Guthrie Square
Sayre, PA  18840

1-800-724-1295

 

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