Cleveland Clinic, one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers and ranked by U.S. News & World Report announces a search for the Chair of Family Medicine. The Chair would oversee active programs in complex care, care-path design, outreach, and in particular development of Population Management Care Models in addition to a large general practice.
Primary responsibility will be to maximize the clinical, educational, and research potential of our Family Medicine physicians, including, a focus on clinical excellence, process improvement, faculty professional development, practice growth, patient and provider satisfaction, community engagement, patient centered medical home accreditation, and the integration of teaching, research and scholarship within a clinical practice setting. A faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with experience is available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. This leader will administratively report to the Associate Chief of Clinical Operations of Cleveland Clinic Community Care.
The department scope includes 120 physicians and 56 advanced practice providers, who provide over 550,000 visits yearly to 179,000 unique patients in over 30 practice locations. Urgent Care, Express Care, and Express Care Online also report to the Chair of Family Medicine.
The Cleveland Clinic Family Medicine Residency Program has a 40+ year history of training many of the Family Medicine physicians practicing in NE Ohio. Our residents excel in the vigorous and supportive learning environment of our 6-6-6 program which is growing to an 8-8-8 program.
Applicants should have an excellent record of clinical experience, teaching and scholarship with experience in leadership, administrative skills, mentoring of faculty, residents and medical students and program development. The successful candidate will be a proven leader with experience working within a clinically integrated network and a demonstrated ability to engage multidisciplinary teams.
Cleveland Clinic Community Care is a major part of Cleveland Clinic and comprised of 1,600 total caregivers, 564 Physicians, 168 residents and 216 Advanced Practice Providers caring for nearly 500,000 empaneled patients.
Board Certification and eligibility for licensure in the State of Ohio is required.
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About Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are the No. 2 hospital in the country. Cleveland Clinic’s heart program has ranked No. 1 in the nation since 1995. Our urology program also ranked No. 1 in the nation, and three of our specialties - gastroentrerology and GI surgery, nephrology, and rheumatology are ranked No. 2.
Eight other Cleveland Clinic specialties are ranked in the Top 10. Cleveland Clinic earned the highest ranking of any Ohio hospital.
Other specialties noted for national excellence include ENT and pediatrics. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.
Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Clevel...and Clinic Florida, Cleveland Clinic Nevada, Cleveland Clinic Canada, and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. Cleveland Clinic London is also scheduled to open in February 2021.
Cleveland Clinic has more than 3,600 salaried physicians and scientists on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. In 2017, we provided a total of 7.6 million outpatient visits, 229,132 acute admissions and observations, and 207,354 surgical cases. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Northeast Ohio called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.
This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, Akron General Hospital, Avon Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Fairview Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Lodi Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, and Union Hospital. Ashtabula County Medical Center is also an affiliate of Cleveland Clinic. With approximately 4,500 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.
Cleveland Clinic ranked 6th overall of 11 honorees by Diversity Inc. in 2018. Companies on this list score well in talent pipeline, talent development, leadership commitment, and supplier diversity.