Physician Opportunities

Chief of Maternal Fetal Medicine

Are you disheartened by the current state of maternal-child healthcare in the US? Would you like to impact its future direction?

Steward Medical group is seeking a dynamic, innovative MFM specialist to lead the MFM division into the next phase of its maternal-fetal medicine strategy. The tertiary center for MFM at SMG is based at St Elizabeth’s medical center in Boston and currently supports the ob services of the Steward Healthcare hospitals in Massachusetts.  These hospitals generate approximately 4,000 deliveries per year with a 50% high risk rate. There are currently four MFM specialists in the division.

The new chief will work closely with the Chair of Ob/Gyn at St. Elizabeth’s and the ob/gyn system leader to coordinate the MFM services in Massachusetts and develop telemedicine consultative MFM outreach for the nation-wide system of Steward Hospitals without current access to these services.  Faculty appointment is available at Tuft’s University School of Medicine and Boston University School of Medicine, commensurate with academic achievement and demonstrated teaching commitment.

Qualifications:

  • Board certification in Obstetrics/Gynecology and in the subspecialty of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Strong clinical experience
  • Demonstrated excellence in clinical care, education, and operations.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills in building innovative programs
  • Vision and passion for bringing the highest standards of healthcare to every patient in every community regardless of socioeconomic status.

Steward Health Care, the largest for-profit private hospital operator in the United States, is a physician-led health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the communities where patients live. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Steward operates 39 community hospitals in the United States and the country of Malta that regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The company employs approximately 40,000 health care professionals. The Steward network includes more than 25 urgent care centers, 42 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,300 beds under management, and approximately 1.5 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services. The total number of paneled lives within Steward's integrated care network is projected to reach 3 million in 2018.

Steward's unique health care service delivery model leverages technology, innovation, and care coordination to keep patients healthier. With a culture that prioritizes agility, resourcefulness, and continuous improvement, Steward is recognized as one of the world’s leading accountable care organizations. The Steward Health Care Network includes thousands of physicians who help to provide more than 12 million patient encounters per year. Steward Medical Group, the company's employed physician group, provides more than 4 million patient encounters per year. The Steward Hospital Group operates hospitals in Malta and states across the U.S. including Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah.

For more information about this opportunity, please contact: Megan D'Eramo

Regional Director, Network Development, Steward Health Care

Phone: 617-791-7063

Megan.Deramo@steward.org

All inquiries will remain confidential.

Steward Health Care is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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