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Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio 44195
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The Cleveland Clinic, a distinguished academic healthcare system, announces its search for Chair of the Orthopaedic Rheumatologic Institute (ORI) which is a flagship program in our System.

The ORI consists of three departments: 1) Orthopaedic Surgery 2.) Rheumatology and 3.) Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. The clinical activities of the ORI are conducted at the Cleveland Clinic’ s main campus, as well as the Cleveland Clinic Health System regional hospitals and freestanding multispecialty outpatient facilities. The ORI maintains close interactions and collaborations with the Orthopaedic and Rheumatology Centers at Cleveland Clinic Florida and the Orthopaedic and Rheumatologic Institute at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.

The ORI Institute currently has 117 physicians. The Institute also provides extraordinarily comprehensive and extensive experience in research and knowledge development. The current research portfolio includes nearly 90 research activities, 250 publications in 2017, and over $9M/each year in direct funding from corporate, federal and internally funded studies. ORI is an active teaching center with residents as well as fellowships in Orthopaedics, Podiatry, Rheumatology and MSK- PMR.

Duties and responsibilities of the new Chair will be to provide leadership for the Institute which will include oversight of general operations, organization, fiduciary matters, quality and safety, recruitment, retention and mentoring of medical staff, administrators, educators and researchers. The Chair is responsible for the extremely important academic and research mission of the Institute.

The Institute Chair will be a physician leader with impressive credentials who reports to the Cleveland Clinic Chief of Staff and has the ability and desire to implement and support the strategic mission of the Cleveland Clinic Health System. The ideal candidate will be a servant leader with a record of excellence in clinical support activities, education, and scholarship as well as laudable experience in leadership, administration, mentoring, and program development.

Interested candidates are to submit their cover letter, curriculum vitae and names of 3 references to:

Francis Papay, MD

Chairman, Orthopaedic and Rheumatologic Institute Chair Search Committee

Institute Chair, Dermatology and Plastic Surgery Institute

Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue A 5

Cleveland OH 44195


Phone: 216-444-6905


For more information on the Orthopaedic and Rheumatologic Institute:

Cleveland Clinic ORI


Cleveland Clinic is ranked as the nation’s No. 2 healthcare system by U.S. News & World Report


Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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Posted: 2019-01-07 Expires: 2019-02-06

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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.


 Ranked #1 in Ohio for Orthopedics.


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 Cleveland 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.


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