York, PA - WellSpan Health (WellSpan), a $3.0 billion integrated health system located in South Central Pennsylvania seeks a physician leader passionate about quality and patient safety across a delivery system to serve as the Senior Vice President, Chief Quality Officer (CQO). This is a unique opportunity at one the most respected regional health care systems in the country to enhance the standardization of care, drive for quality, and service excellence. The CQO will be a member of the senior leadership team and report directly to the CEO.
WellSpan serves the communities of South Central Pennsylvania and Northern Maryland. The Health System is comprised of eight acute care hospitals, a 1,700-member multispecialty medical group, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, over 180 outpatient care locations across the region and more than 19,000 dedicated employees. WellSpan has grown significantly over the last five years and maintains a strong reputation as the leading community-focused integrated care delivery system in the region.
The CQO will be the catalyst to lead systemic passion and devotion to quality and safety and will instill a culture of clinical excellence across the System. She/He will be responsible for driving and implementing performance improvement and sustainable results, informed by measured outcomes to fulfill WellSpan's mission, "Working as one to improve health through exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities." The CQO will seek to connect the acute care environment, service lines and medical group quality infrastructures into a connected continuum of care to continue to provide this region outstanding patient care delivery.
This inspirational leader will develop strategies to enhance processes to achieve WellSpan's goal of exceeding the customer experience and achieving top decile health system quality performance. The organization seeks to grow as a value-based organization pursuing diversification, affordability and a leading market position. WellSpan seeks candidates who bring experience leading and preparing a growing complex system for change. This is an exciting opportunity to join an organization that truly lives its mission.
For confidential nominations or expressions of interest please contact Linda Komnick and Vineeth Gossain at WellSpanCQO@wittkieffer.com.