Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Riverside Health System | Newport News, VA

Permanent Position


Riverside Health System (RHS) is a non-profit, integrated network of hospitals, physicians, continuing care facilities, and wellness centers providing comprehensive, high quality health care services to citizens of Eastern Virginia. Founded in 1915, Riverside Health System was originally established as a small hospital and is now considered the leading provider of state-of-the-art healthcare in the region


The Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery will take on a newly created leadership role to advance programmatic and market growth of Riverside Health System’s heart and thoracic surgery offerings.  S/he will have oversight of clinical care, quality and efficiency of services while making valuable contributions to overall cardiothoracic service line strategy.


Reporting to the Chief and Administrator of the RHS Cardiovascular Service line, the new chief will be responsible for overall management of the cardiothoracic surgical practice and leadership of a surgical team comprised of physicians and non-physician providers and staff assigned to the Program. S/he will be responsible for Program strategy, growth and development, clinical effectiveness, quality improvement, service mix, and provider recruitment and oversight

Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery

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For additional questions, please contact Lida Junghans, PhD or Myranne Janoff at 781.938.1975. All contact with our office will remain confidential.

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