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Executive Medical Director, Swedish Cancer Institute, Seattle, WA

The Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI), part of Swedish Health Services (SHS) is seeking a dynamic, innovative and distinguished physician leader to serve as its Executive Medical Director. This is an exciting opportunity for an established physician executive to execute Swedish Cancer Institute's strategic and operational goals, objectives and standards of clinical performance.

Swedish Health Services is renowned for its strong clinical reputation and the reputation of its six Clinical Institutes, including the Swedish Cancer Institute. Swedish Health Services is an integrated healthcare delivery network inclusive of tertiary/quaternary medical centers, a research institute, community hospitals, a large employed medical group, and an extensive network of ambulatory care services. The system is located in downtown Seattle and the surrounding suburbs and serves Seattle, the Puget Sound and the Pacific Northwest region.

The Executive Medical Director (SCI) will be responsible for the formulation and articulation of strategies and objectives for organizing and managing Swedish Cancer Services across the system. He/she is also responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with other cancer programs within the Providence health system, along with other local and national programs to form a world class cancer care network. This executive will continue to strengthen Swedish Cancer Services in an integrated approach to care and a unified approach to whole patient care, to provide strong provider engagement throughout the system. He/she will be expected to strengthen relationships with clinical staff throughout the organization, leading an engaged multi-disciplinary team that takes pride in its work and in the reputation of the health system.

The Executive Medical Director (SCI) will be an experienced, proven healthcare system leader. He/she will have served in a complex and matrixed environment in a large, integrated healthcare delivery system and will have significant experience running a highly effective cancer enterprise inclusive of primary care, specialty care, research and teaching enterprises. This person will have demonstrated success in working collaboratively with physicians, nurses, other clinicians and administrative executives. Their leadership style will be one that is proactive, results oriented, and shows a history of achieving positive outcomes in complicated, changing and multifaceted environments.  The Executive Medical Director must be board certified in medical oncology or an oncology subspecialty. An advanced business degree is also strongly preferred. This recruitment is an opportunity to join a high-quality organization with an exceptional reputation, ideally positioned in a time of innovation and transformation within a highly sophisticated competitive healthcare market.



Nominations, expressions of interest and applications should be sent to Carl Fitch and Dan Dimenstein via the WittKieffer portal here. Inquiries can also be made directly by email to ddimenstein@wittkieffer.com or by phone at 240-644-6032. 

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