Swedish Medical Center Patient Safety Medical Director in Seattle, Washington
Seattle, Washington - Seeking an experienced, board-certified physician leader to act as medical director focusing on quality of care and patient safety. Part-time position (0.4 FTE). Excellent compensation; comprehensive benefits. The medical director will work in a dyad partnership with a Swedish Health Services (SHS) administrative partner to ensure that all medical programs conform to SHS standards of quality of care and that all physicians and advanced practice clinicians adhere to all applicable SHS guidelines. This position will share joint accountability with its dyad partner for attainment of financial performance targets, compliance with accreditation standards, and organizational requirements, such as medical management strategies, disease management programs, and service improvement initiatives, including customer satisfaction and complaint resolution. Join us and enjoy a rewarding professional life in the scenic beauty of the Pacific Northwest’s premier city, Seattle.
Swedish Medical Group is an integrated team of more than 1,100 physicians and advanced practice clinicians serving the Greater Seattle region. Some of the advantages of joining Swedish Medical Group include:
Rewarding and transparent compensation model
Comprehensive benefits package
Easy access to system-wide support including Hospital Medicine and subspecialties
Integrated electronic health record (Epic)
Seattle is the Pacific Northwest’s largest urban center (metro population 3.25 million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers Olympic and Cascade mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.
Swedish Health Services, a not-for-profit health system based in Seattle, operates five renowned hospitals and more than 100 medical clinics offering primary and specialty care. Swedish is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Swedish offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.
Active MD License
Active Board Certified Physician
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Physicians
Req ID: 178119