Cornell Scott-Hill Health Center | New Haven, CT
The Medical Director, Pediatrics is responsible for supporting the Chief of Medicine in improving quality and operational efficiencies for the pediatrics department. This includes support in recruiting, retaining, organizing, and managing the pediatric department and its practitioners. The Medical Director, Pediatrics will provide clinical oversight and guidance, to ensure that consistently high-quality care is provided to all CS-HHC patients. He/she must be committed to the concept of community health care, must enable and encourage the interdisciplinary and integrated care team concept as an integral element of the provision of high quality, responsive community health services. The Medical Director, Pediatrics must be prepared to mentor providers and to impart knowledge that enables clinically competent, culturally sensitive and customer service oriented efficient care. The Medical Director, Pediatrics will assist the Chief of Medicine in setting and attaining care protocols and goals that promote clinical excellence and productivity in ways that are responsive to and respectful of patient and provider needs as well as those of other staff.