Women's Service Line System Division Chief, Maternal Fetal Medicine
Internal Number: 600461
Women's Service Line System Division Chief, MFM
The Inova Health System is seeking a System Division Chief (SDC) of Maternal Fetal Medicine for the Women's Service Line which supports approximately 20,000 deliveries within four of its five hospitals. The SDC position requires administrative leadership in operations, growth, strategy, and quality initiatives as well as teaching responsibilities in association with our Inova residency training program and University of Virginia School of Medicine students. The board-certified MFM provider will join eight subspecialists complemented by genetic counselors, experienced sonographers, and supportive staff that oversee three antenatal testing centers. The group provides a range of comprehensive perinatal services for both mothers with obstetrical complications as well as those with fetal anomalies. Although the MFM group provides delivery services for select high-risk pregnancies at Inova Fairfax Hospital, after hours and weekend call are further supported by a hospitalist service.
As the WSL DD-MFM, you would work closely with Dr Maxwell in his role as President of the Women's Service Line, the Vice-President for Administration, and the Vice-President of Nursing for the Inova Women's Service Line (WSL Triad). Examples of activities that are not all inclusive of the responsibilities of the DD-MDM are outlined below.
In your role as a clinical MFM specialist, you will be overseeing patients presenting to the antenatal testing center at Inova Fairfax Hospital. In addition, your inpatient services would include coverage of delivery services as well as after-hours call working with resident house officers and ultimately fellows once we have an accredited Fellowship training program. In your role as the senior MFM and OB specialist for Inova, we will allocate non-clinical time to support your academic efforts in research as well as scholarly activities inclusive of national leadership roles.
Responsibilities of role include, but are not limited to the following:
Application, accreditation, and sustainment of national benchmark achievements
Optimization of physician satisfaction and employee engagement
Standardization of multiple Clinical OB related protocols for the WSL working closely with the System Director for Routine Obstetric Services
Development of Creta Center with support from administration and collaborative departments (i.e. Radiology, Surgery, Pathology, etc) expanding on clinical algorithms that are in place to support hemorrhage (i.e,.Code Hemorrhage, Mass Transfusion protocol, IR Creta protocol, Teams Training within the "Preparedness for Obstetrical Emergencies Through Simulation - POETS)
Development of Fetal Interventions Program, aimed at support of the patients and family, genetics counselling, fetal laser and other invasive procedures
Participation in budget planning for obstetrics involving individual hospitals, Innova medical group outpatient practices, the Innova cares clinics, and the roll up for the Women's Service Line.
Leadership in growth and strategic development for the region as it pertains to general obstetrics as well as maternal-fetal medicine.
Board eligible/board certified in obgyn
Fellowship completion and board certified Maternal Fetal Medicine
Hold or able to obtain a Virginia state medical license and full Inova privileges
Hospital employed position
Competitive guaranteed salary and incentive component
Full benefits, including, health, dental, vision and life
Annual CME support
Licensure and DEA reimbursement
Inova Women's Program Highlights:
Joining a group of 5 MFM's and 1 Fellow at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus who also rotate at Inova Loudoun Hospital, 2.5 MFM's at Inova Alexandria and ILH, and general support include a Nurse Practitioner, Sonographers, Nurses and additional administrative staff.
Academic culture with weekly conference, teaching medical students and residents
Affiliation with UVA
24/7 Anesthesia Support
Minimum Call requirement is 1 day/week
About Inova Fairfax Medical Campus:
923 beds total and approximately 225 beds within Inova Women's
US News 2021 ranked #1 Hospital in DC and Virginia
Inova Fairfax Hospital has been ranked #6 in the nation for Gynecology by U.S. News & World Report.
Only Level I Trauma Center in Northern Virginia- Inova Fairfax Hospital Emergency Department receives about 88,000 patients each year.
Level 4 NICU
"A" from The Leapfrog Group's Hospital Safety Grade
Diverse Patient Population
Proximity to Washington DC (Large Metropolitan Area)
Top 50 Hospitals In the US for Neonatology
If interested in learning more about the position please submit a cover letter and CV to Dr. Larry Maxwell care of firstname.lastname@example.org
Inova Medical Group is a team of talented and experienced physicians employed by Inova, providing world-class healthcare for the Northern Virginia and greater Washington, DC metro area. More than 400 physicians – experts in primary care medicine and adult specialties – are located throughout the region. Our physicians work together with Inova's extensive network of hospitals and outpatient facilities.