Medical Director of Acute Care Services

Keene, New Hampshire
Dec 07, 2018
Position Type
Dartmouth-Hitchcock/Cheshire Medical Center is seeking an exceptional mid-career physician with strong communication and team-centric leadership as the Medical Director of Acute Care Services. The position will coordinate the needs of the Acute Care Services for in-patient, outpatient and post-acute care. This physician will lead the quality of clinical care, quality improvement processes, integration and efficiency of campus operations as well as the integrative alignment of Dartmouth-Hitchcock service lines for Acute Care Services. There will be a requirement for significant involvement in multiple initiatives, both operational and strategic, as Cheshire Medical Center expands its role as a regional referral center, drawing from a three state region, for the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health System. An advanced non-clinical degree (e.g. MPH, MHA, MS or MBA) is highly preferred but not required.

Cheshire Medical Center is a 169 bed, Level III community hospital. It is only the 14th hospital ever to be named an American Hospital Association "Living the Vision" awardee (2013) and is the 2010 New Hampshire Healthcare Business of the Decade. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic Keene is a large community group practice of the D-H system, committed to quality and patient safety, continuous process improvement and clinical measurement. The Clinic is a nationally recognized leader in population health and patient-centered medical care. It is innovative and collaborative in its use of integrative medicine, value-based care and accountable-care models. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH has been consistently ranked by the U.S. News and World Report as One of America's Best Hospitals.

The community of Keene is a picturesque, college-town in the Monadnock Region of Southwestern New Hampshire. NH boasts no income or sales tax. The cost of living, stable real estate market and excellent schools and neighborhoods makes Keene an ideal place to call home.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.