Salem Hospital, a member of the Mass General Brigham healthcare system and located in Salem, MA (just 15 miles north of Boston), is seeking a Chair of the Department of Medicine. The Chair will be the key clinical, strategic, and operational leader for the ongoing operations and development all medical services at Salem Hospital. Working with other Salem Hospital and Mass General Brigham leaders, responsible for creating and implementing system-wide diversity, equity, and inclusion strategies and goals and identifying critical focus areas.
This position represents an outstanding opportunity for a highly distinguished physician to establish vision, leadership, and strategic direction for the Department of Medicine. The ideal candidate will be an innovative thinker, have demonstrated success using the Lean methodology, and have proven clinical and administrative leadership and communication acumen. A minimum of five years of related clinical leadership is required.
Candidates must be board certified in Internal Medicine. Further education with an MPH or MBA is preferred but not required. It is expected that the Chair will allocate a portion of his/her time towards administrative duties with the remaining time allocated to clinical services.
An opportunity for an academic appointment is available depending on qualifications.
Excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits.
North Shore Physicians Group (NSPG) is an affiliate of Salem Hospital, and a member of Mass General Brigham. We are the largest multi-specialty group north of Boston, with more than 450 board-certified physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other health care professionals in 27 locations throughout the North Shore. Patient-centered care for our patients means that patients are members of a team that includes the patient's primary care physician, caregivers and other staff who manage the patient's care. This team approach enables patients to have more time with their primary care physician and better coordination of care across several clinical specialties. The patient-centered medical home model includes:•Urgent care•Same-day sick appointments•Access to a network of exceptional specialty physicians affiliated with NSPG, Salem Hospital and Mass General Brigham•A common electronic medical record system used by all Mass General Brigham physicians and hospitals•Patient Gateway offers online access to your physician's office through a secure, electronic portal. View test results, request appointments and referrals, email physicians, download forms, and more.We have a ...wide range of board certified specialists on staff. In addition, patients may be referred to specialists at:•Massachusetts General Hospital•Brigham and Women's Hospital•Mass General Brigham network