The site navigation utilizes arrow, enter, escape, and space bar key commands. Left and right arrows move across top level links and expand / close menus in sub levels. Up and Down arrows will open main level menus and toggle through sub tier links. Enter and space open menus and escape closes them as well. Tab will move on to the next part of the site rather than go through menu items.
Sayre, PA – Guthrie Medical Group seeks a dynamic, innovative, experienced and strategic leader to serve as the Chief of Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN) at Robert Packer Hospital. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a fully integrated healthcare delivery system in the Twin Tiers of northern Pennsylvania and southern upstate New York.
The Guthrie Clinic is an integrated health system founded in 1910. It has grown to a multi-specialty practice with more than 500 physicians and advanced practice providers, five hospitals and 32 ambulatory care sites across 22 communities. Serving a large population of people over a wide geographic area, Guthrie is designed to offer patients a full spectrum of health services incorporating primary care, complex specialty care, behavioral health services, surgical services, inpatient care, durable medical equipment services, home health, long-term care, palliative care and hospice care. Guthrie's integrated approach creates a better experience for patients and is working to decrease the cost of the delivery of health care. This innovative health system was an early adopter of the electronic health record (EHR), beginning the implementation of Epic in 2003. Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital was the very first EPIC implementation of Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) in the inpatient setting.
The Chief of OB/GYN will ensure that the department functions effectively within the integrated system of care; improve performance while realizing robust growth in breadth and depth of clinical programs; and will lead the enhancement of quality outcomes. The Chief will have an active role in the growth and development of the department of OB/GYN at Robert Packer Hospital while maintaining a robust clinical practice. Overall, the Chief will develop a sense of team and organized standard of care in the department of OB/GYN at Robert Packer Hospital.
A proven track record as an effective leader of physician staff, medical support staff and other personnel is essential. The Chief will recruit, guide and support a group of physicians and nurse practitioners. The Chief of OB/GYN must be able to inspire the staff and physicians with a keen understanding of what is required for success, frequent and effective communication, transparency, optimism and a demonstrated commitment to the success of individuals in the Department. Qualified candidates must have an MD or DO from an accredited medical school, be board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and eligible for medical licensure in the state of Pennsylvania.
Expressions of interest, nominations and applications are welcome and can be made via the WittKieffer Candidate Portal here. For more information, questions or nominations, please contact Sarah Zielke or Dan Dimenstein, preferably via email, to DDimenstein@wittkieffer.com or at 240-644-6032.