Lakeland, FL – Watson Clinic, LLP seeks a highly collaborative and progressive physician leader to serve as its inaugural Chief Medical Officer (CMO). This leadership opportunity affords a dynamic physician executive the opportunity to join one of the largest and most respected clinics in the Southeast.
Watson Clinic, located in Lakeland, Florida, is one of the largest, independent multi-specialty medical clinics in Florida. They provide comprehensive healthcare services to residents of Lakeland, Polk County, Central Florida and beyond. First established in 1941, Watson Clinic has grown to include over 215 board-certified physicians representing 40 different medical and surgical specialties - plus a well-qualified team of midlevel providers. The Watson Clinic has over 1800 employees, 18 state-of-the-art locations in 4 counties, and conducts more than a million outpatient visits per year.
The CMO will report directly to the Managing Partner and be a dyad partner to the Chief Administrative Officer. This new physician executive will provide leadership and expertise for Watson Clinic, LLP including physician recruitment and leadership development, clinical quality improvement, medical staff oversight, credentialing, and leading value based care. He/she will have oversight for all matters related to the employed providers and help drive performance while enhancing a culture that promotes the highest quality of care across all sites. This physician leader will continue to build and grow a cohesive, high-performing medical group that is focused on service excellence and continuous improvement.
The CMO of Watson Clinic will be an experienced and clinically credible physician leader who can clearly and comfortably communicate and collaborate with physicians of various backgrounds, administrators at various levels, establishing a culture and system to support a high-performing physician owned multispecialty group. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to lead by influence, have a strong commitment to excellence in the care experience from a quality, and service aspect. He/she will be a physician with experience preferably in a similar sized multi-specialty medical group, including a background in recruiting, quality management, valued based care and performance improvement.
To find out more, contact Carl Fitch or Megan Welch, preferably via email, to email@example.com or at 630.575.6904.