Chair of Women's Health

Henry Ford Health System - Chair, Department of Women’s Health Services

Detroit, MI 48202
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Merritt Hawkins

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Merritt Hawkins, working with Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) located in Detroit, Michigan, one of the world’s most distinguished academic medical centers, is seeking nominations and applications for the position of Chair, Department of Women’s Health Services. The Chair will be a member of Henry Ford Medical Group (HFMG), and drive the clinical and academic success of this Department.  

The Chair of Women’s Health Services will have ultimate responsibility for the clinical, educational, research, and fiscal oversight of the Department in order to achieve personal and institutional success. The Department consists of 40 physicians, 21 midwives, and multiple nurse practitioners serving patients at 5 hospitals and 14 medical centers. The academic mission includes Wayne State University medical students, 16 residents, and 3 fellowship programs.

The successful candidate will be board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, highly regarded in their organization and nationally as an effective leader and outstanding clinician. The candidate will also have a track record of operating and business management experience, preferably within an integrated health system. He or she will have strong communication skills with the ability to form cohesive teams and solid relationships inside and outside departments and organizations.

We would appreciate the opportunity to discuss this opportunity with you in detail. All inquiries and referrals will remain confidential. We currently are reviewing CVs and encourage interested parties to apply as soon as possible. Henry Ford Health System is an EEO/AA Employer and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.