Near New York City. Phelps Memorial Hospital Center has retained Cejka Executive Search to recruit a Vice President, Medical Director. Phelps Memorial Hospital Center is a 238-bed general medical and surgical hospital in Sleepy Hollow, NY, 27 miles north of New York City; Phelps Medical Associates is their physician practice. The Vice President, Medical Director will champion the physician integration initiatives of Phelps Medical Center with their medical staff. The Vice President, Medical Director will work to strengthen relationships, improve clinical quality, instill evidence based medical practices, and encourage the use of the electronic medical record. Continued growth of Phelps Medical Associates will be a priority of this position as well as attaining physician growth targets in strategic clinical areas. The Vice President, Medical Director will oversee the operations and management of Phelps Medical Associates and its policies, including physician compensation, and lead the group towards becoming a model of quality, value, and physician satisfaction. The Vice President, Medical Director will be a member of the Hospital Center's senior administrative team and will report to the CEO and a subcommittee of the Board of Trustees of Phelps Memorial Hospital Center. This position requires an MD or DO and a license to practice in the State of New York with current Board certification in the associated area of practice. Postgraduate education in business or administration is preferred. A minimum of three years prior physician leadership experience including management experience in a physician group practice setting is required. Excellent problem solving and verbal and written communication skills are required along with the ability to adapt and respond in a rapidly changing and demanding healthcare environment. ID#149222NJ. Qualified candidates and nominees should contact and forward their resume to: Deedra Hartung, Senior EVP, Managing Director, Cejka Executive Search, 4 City Place Drive, Suite 300, St. Louis, MO 63141. Phone: 800-209-8143. E-mail: dhartung@cejkasearch.com