Division Chief - Reproductive Medicine
Reporting to the Executive Chair WCMG, the Division Chief - Reproductive Medicine oversees the clinical operational and educational leadership for the Reproductive medicine service based in the purpose build Reproductive Medicine department located in the Sidra OPC building.
S/he is a clinical, educational and managerial chief directing the executive team to develop and deliver finalized Reproductive Medicine workflows, education programs, providing senior level oversight for the scheduling required for the development activation and established day to day operation of the department.
In the context of the opening of this greenfield site, this includes leading the Interprofessional teams that will provide the clinical care of the patients.
The primary goal is to allow the Reproductive Medicine Service department to function safely, and develop efficient clinical care pathways that will meet the needs of the Qatari population, as defined by the Ministry of Public Health (formally Supreme Council of Health), and the appropriate Service Level agreements with Hamad Medical Corporation. The scope of practice for individual caregivers is governed by the Qatar Council for Health Care Practitioners.
The Division Chief - Reproductive Medicine provides direction and leadership and, is responsible for ensuring that an appropriate curriculum for the educational and testing of the Reproductive Medicine departmental staff. The model of care is an Interprofessional and Multi-disciplinary team approach. The Division Chief - Reproductive Medicine leading the clinic leadership, allied health, and operations branch will determine the readiness of the Reproductive Medicine department for opening and subsequent operation.
The Division Chief - Reproductive Medicine has the authority to mandate each of these stakeholders to remedy or correct gaps in operational readiness discovered during the activation process. The Division Chief - Reproductive Medicine has the ultimate authority to determine if and when the Reproductive Medicine department is ready to begin and expand patient care activity.
The individual occupying this position reports directly to the Executive Chair - WCMG and works cooperatively with the Operations, Allied health and Nursing teams and other stakeholders clinicians and patients.
The Division Chief - Reproductive Medicine provides oversight and is responsible for ensuring the appropriateness and quality of service and care is continually provided to all patients, their families and other hospital staff as prescribed in the patient care and facility standards set down by Sidra Medicine (and applicable national Standards) This includes ensuring that the clinical services required are available, with appropriate coverage for all events, and that the departmental resources are managed efficiently.
The Division Chief - Reproductive Medicine provides senior oversight, and, is responsible for ensuring that processes are in place to ensure appropriate monitoring of the quality of the care provided within the Reproductive Medicine service working with the Director of Quality and Safety. This includes a process for identifying problems if they should ensue, and developing effective strategies for improving and optimizing outcomes on a continual basis.
||10 + years post residency clinical experience
3+ years in Reproductive Medicine departmental leadership
Experience as an administrative leader within a Reproductive Medicine health care facility
||Medical degree from accredited university (MD, MB ChB or equivalent)
Residency Training in Reproductive Medicine with completion of appropriate Board Certification
||Once position is filled