Chief of Orthopaedics - 7 years post residency and 5 years leadership experience - Cambridge Health Alliance

Near Cambridge, MA

Inpatient and outpatient

Cambridge Health Alliance

Cambridge Health Alliance Physician Organization

Cambridge Health Alliance is recruiting for the Chief of Orthopaedics to oversee a well-established orthopaedic department. CHA is an award-winning healthcare system that provides innovative primary, specialty and emergency care to our diverse patient population through an established network of ambulatory clinics, an urgent care site and two full service hospitals. CHA is an academic affiliate of Harvard Medical School & Tufts University School of Medicine and a clinical affiliate of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. The incoming physician will be eligible for a faculty appointment commensurate with medical school criteria.

The incoming Chief will provide clinical and administrative leadership across two hospital campuses and four outpatient sites in Cambridge, Somerville, Malden and Everett, MA. This is an outstanding opportunity to lead an Orthopaedics Department in a well-regarded safety net healthcare system with plans for growth. The ideal candidate will have at least 7 years of post residency clinical experience and have 5 years of experience in department/organizational leadership. Demonstrated ability to implement department-wide protocols, identify clinical process improvement areas and opportunities for quality initiatives are essential. Candidates must have excellent clinical and communication skills and possess a strong commitment to our underserved, multicultural patient population. Previous employment in an academic, matrixed organization or safety net system is a plus. Total Joint and/or Spine preferred.

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About Cambridge Health Alliance Physician Organization

Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) is a vibrant, innovative health system dedicated to providing essential services to all members of the community. With over 140,000 patients in Cambridge, Somerville, and Boston’s Metro North region, CHA is a local provider of choice for primary care, specialty care, emergency services, hospital care, maternity care and behavioral health. CHA patients receive high quality care in convenient neighborhood locations and have seamless access to advanced care through CHA’s affiliations with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and Mass. General Hospital for Children (MGHfC).CHA’s community commitment extends beyond serving its patients. CHA operates the Cambridge Public Health Department and collaborates with many local agencies and organizations to improve the health of local residents. It also provides a vital safety net for under served populations facing barriers to care. As a Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard School of Dental Medicine and Tufts University School of Medicine teaching hospital, CHA trains the health care providers of tomorrow.

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Posted January 3, 2022