Section Chief, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Requisition ID #: 27132
Job Category: Faculty - Leadership
Work Location: Children's Corporate Center
The Department of Pediatrics at the Medical College of Wisconsin
seeks a creative and scholarly leader to serve as Chief of the
Pediatric Hospital Medicine Section and Medical Director of the
Pediatric Hospitalist Program at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.
The Section Chief will be responsible for leading the clinical,
educational, and research missions of a comprehensive academic
hospitalist program. The Section Chief will be responsible for
establishing collaborative ties with the whole of the pediatric
enterprise to ensure the welfare and improve the health of the
children of Wisconsin and the region. This is a clinical
faculty position offering an academic appointment at the Medical
College of Wisconsin commensurate with experience.
The foremost quality necessary for this position is vision for
the burgeoning future of Pediatric Hospitalists. Other desired
characteristics include a track record of 1) developing young
clinicians into our future leaders in Pediatrics; 2) administrating
section academic infrastructure and finances; 3) administratively
managing a high volume diverse hospital medicine service; 4)
collaborating successfully as a pediatric hospital medicine leader
with hospital and medical partners in managing hospital work flow
while maintaining the highest value of care; and 5) developing a
culture of high team accountability and professionalism across the
whole of the enterprise.
The individual selected for this position will be a strategic
and highly communicative leader. As Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Section Chief, the individual reports to the Chair of Pediatrics.
As Medical Director of the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
Pediatric Hospital Medicine Program, the individual reports to the
Chief Operating Officer of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. This
individual will be a MD or MD, PhD who is board certified in
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is one of the largest
healthcare employers in Wisconsin. We are a distinguished leader
and innovator in the education and development of the next
generation of physicians, scientists, pharmacists and health
professionals; we discover and translate new knowledge in the
biomedical and health sciences; we provide cutting-edge,
collaborative patient care of the highest quality; and we improve
the health of the communities we serve.
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