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Providence Health & Services Medical Director Regional Children Services in Portland, Oregon


Portland, Oregon - Seeking a pediatric physician leader to serve as senior medical director for Providence Children’s Services in Oregon. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. This physician provides pediatric service line leadership in Oregon and helps develop strategies to improve the health of children considering quality, experience, and cost of care. This role is responsible for managing employed and contracted pediatric specialists, primarily based in Portland. The role reports to the executive medical director for Women and Children’s Services. Prior physician leadership role is required and experience with continuous quality improvement and strategic planning is preferred.

Providence Children's Health is a center of excellence for all of Oregon’s children - especially for children with special healthcare needs. More than 150,000 children are served each yearthrough Providence's clinics, hospitals and health plans.Welcoming one in five Oregon babies each year, Providenceperforms more deliveries than any other health system in the state. Two neonatal intensive care units and a pediatricintensive care unit serve the region's most fragile newborns,children and teens. In addition to being the largest providerof emergency care for kids in Oregon, Providence also offersimmediate care, virtual visits, and a full range of round-the-clock pediatric specialty and subspecialty care. Providence provides education and family support to help every childreach his or her full potential.

Portland has a metro population over two million, but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national “livability” contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a “bastion of good living” and “one of our national capitals of cool.” With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence isa partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.


  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in

Pediatric General

  • Oregon Medical License (MD or DO)

  • BLS or PALS for Healthcare Provider certification from the

American Heart Association

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Physicians

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 195999