Providence Health & Services Chief Medical Officer - Northwest Washington Service Area in Everett, Washington


Providence is calling a Chief Medical Officer to Providence Health & Services in Everett, WA.

The Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for the NWSA is an advocate for the patient and community in the pursuit of delivering quality care when such care is initiated in, or delivered predominantly within the acute care ministry, including pre- and post-hospital relationships. This position is responsible for implementing key integration strategies with the medical staff, clinical staff, hospital services, medical groups, other community care service providers, and clinical programs to achieve organizational strategic priorities and to meet the needs of the community and the NWSA region. The CMO works closely with employed and allied physicians and providers and to ensure clinical integration within the NWSA and the Western Washington Market. Within a dyad leadership structure with the Vice President of Nursing, the CMO has responsibility for the NWSA clinical quality, safety, reliability, physician practice issues, and the day-to-day operations of the medical staff.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Successful graduation from an accredited medical school and completion of an accredited residency program.

  • Advanced training in leadership and quality improvement.

  • Previous demonstrated leadership in medical staff leadership roles. In these roles has demonstrated a style that conveys confidence, enthusiasm, and engenders trust in others.

  • Proven physician executive with a minimum of 10 years of clinical practice.

  • At least five years of progressive executive management experience.

  • Active Medical License in Washington State; Active Board certification in area of clinical practice.

Preferred qualifications for this position include :

  • Master’s Degree in Health Administration or Business Administration or Certification in Health Care Management.

About the community you will serve.

The Northwest Washington Service Area (NWSA) serves five counties through a comprehensive network of healthcare services to include Providence Regional Medical Center Everett (PRMCE), Providence Medical Group (PMG), Providence Hospice and Home Care of Snohomish County. The NWSA is a ministry that is committed to the mission and values of Providence Saint Joseph Health System. With 501 beds, PRMCE is located just 30 miles north of Seattle. It’s the largest in the state for hospital discharges and 3rd largest for licensed beds. Founded in 1856 by Mother Joseph, its 4,700 employees, volunteers, and nearly 1,000 medical staff practitioners share a commitment to provide high-quality care. PRMCE has earned the prestigious HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row.

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Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Leadership

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 141810