Chair of Critical Care Medicine Opportunity at MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Full Time

Washington, DC

Position Summary:

MedStar Health offers a uniquely rewarding career in a major marketplace. Shape your future in health care in the kind of setting that's right for you and your practice. Become part of an organization that welcomes your experience, input, and leadership—as a clinician and healthcare expert.

MedStar Health is seeking a Chair of Critical Care Medicine to provide clinical and operational leadership of the Critical Care Medicine program at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. MedStar Washington Hospital Center is the flagship of our Critical Care service line and has over 40 full-time physicians and over 60 advanced practice practitioners covering 130 ICU beds in a complex, multispecialty ICU practice that includes Medical, Surgical/Trauma, Neuro, Cardiac, and CV Surgical.  Our academic mission includes supporting two critical care fellowship programs and a MedStar Georgetown University School of Medicine student clerkship, as well as providing critical care education for residents from multiple programs through ICU rotations, multiple didactic formats, and clinical research.

We are seeking a Chair who will be an engaging, committed leader who will continue to grow and uphold our continuously evolving department while setting a robust example of leadership at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Qualified candidates should have experience with leadership in clinical care, education, and research with preferably more than eight years of diverse clinical practice. Candidates should also excel in administrative leadership in collaboration with hospital leaders and staff.

When you join MedStar Health, you can expect:
  • Base salary plus incentive compensation (years of experience taken into consideration)
  • Clinical shift expectation incorporates PTO
  • Annual CME allowance
  • Medical license reimbursement
  • Medical, dental, prescription, and vision coverage option for physician and dependents
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Academic appointment to Georgetown University School of Medicine

Located only 3 miles from the National Mall and U.S. Capitol, MedStar Washington Hospital Center is close to both Virginia and Maryland with neighborhoods ranging from family-friendly suburbs to urban communities bustling with activity. Rich in culture, D.C. is known for its museums, national landmarks, entertainment, sporting events, and much more!

We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.

Why join MedStar Medical Group?

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.

MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.
Washington, D.C.

The Washington, D.C., metro area is a fascinating and incredibly diverse place to live and work. Here, you’ll find outstanding museums and national treasures, good schools, prestigious colleges and universities, professional sports teams, world-renowned restaurants, and exciting nightlife. The city offers a wide range of living options—from urban condos and apartments to suburban townhouses and single-family homes in close-knit communities and quiet rural locations. D.C.’s central east coast location makes it easy to get away to nearby cities or to take a short drive to beautiful beaches or picturesque mountains.