Leadership - Chair of Medicine - The Guthrie Clinic - Sayre, PA
Guthrie Physician Recruitment
October 2, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
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 four 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.
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.
We are Guthrie. Where compassion and excellence come together to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those we serve. Every person. Every time.You went into medicine to make a difference. But you’d also like to have a life. Discover Guthrie, where you’ll have the opportunity to do both. One visit to Guthrie and you’ll agree that things are a bit different here. Maybe it’s because we’re physician-led and follow our founder’s patient-centered model of care. Maybe it’s because the people we work with every day really want to be here – and it shows. Or maybe it’s just something visceral that you can’t quite name, grounded in the natural beauty that surrounds us.