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Physician Executive Director of MedStar Orthopaedic Institute

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, District of Columbia 20007
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

MedStar Health, in collaboration with Georgetown University School of Medicine, are currently accepting applications of interest for the position of Physician Executive Director of the MedStar Orthopaedic Institute, Washington Region. This position, with a primary location at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, will oversee Orthopaedic clinical services and graduate education for the Washington Region of MedStar Health that includes five hospitals serving the areas of Washington DC, including the suburbs of Maryland and Virginia, and the Southern Maryland Peninsula. Qualified candidates suitable for an academic leadership position will also be considered to serve as the Academic Chair for the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Georgetown University School of Medicine.

We are seeking an experienced and accomplished clinician and manager who will provide leadership in all areas of the Institute including:

  • Deliver clinical excellence for orthopaedic services by ensuring the highest quality, safety and experience of care provided to all patients served by the Institute.


  • Implement the overall regional strategic plan for the MedStar Orthopaedic Institute, Washington Region. 


  • Provide oversight of all employment, credentialing, professional practice evaluations, and competencies of all employed orthopaedist, advanced practice providers and clinical support staff. Recruit and retain world class providers of care.


  • Ensure optimal resource allocation and financial strength of the Orthopaedic Institute.


  • Promote education excellence with Graduate Medical Education pertaining to the Orthopaedic Services in the Washington Region


The responsibilities as Academic Chair include providing oversight of undergraduate medical education in Orthopaedic Surgery, with a special focus on clinical research training for medical students, and actively developing and overseeing opportunities for Georgetown University-based interdisciplinary, translational and clinical research.


Candidates should have a record of accomplishment as a leader, experience in an academic medical center, and possess excellent leadership, managerial and communication skills. Candidates must have an MD or DO, have completed an accredited U.S. residency training program, be certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic and be eligible for DC, Maryland and Virginia licensure. The academic rank for a faculty appointment at Georgetown University’s School of Medicine will be commensurate with the applicant’s credentials.


Interested candidates should forward their CV and letter of interest to Lisa Boyle, M.D., Vice President of Medical Affairs MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, c/o Karen Pica, Director Physician Relations. Karen.M.Pica@gunet.georgetown.edu

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Documents required

  • Curriculum Vitae – your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover letter


Posted: 2019-10-24 Expires: 2019-11-23

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