August New Role Roundup | Grant Cooper

Grant Cooper is a retained executive search firm working to identify and recruit superior executive talent. We’ve rounded up our newest opportunities being shared with prospective candidates. The following roles were posted online in June 2019. For more opportunities, visit Receive monthly updates by subscribing to the blog here.

Piedmont Healthcare — Executive Director, Neurosciences Service Line

Piedmont Healthcare is a private, not-for-profit organization serving nearly 2 million patients across both rural and metropolitan Georgia. Piedmont is transforming healthcare by creating a destination for the best clinicians and a one-of-a-kind experience that always puts patients first. Today, more than 110 years since it was founded, Piedmont is known as a leading health system in cancer care, treatment of heart disease, and organ transplantation with 11 hospitals, 24 urgent care centers, 28 Piedmont QuickCare locations, 555 Piedmont Clinic physician practice locations and more than 2,000 Piedmont Clinic members. Piedmont Healthcare is seeking an Executive Director for its Neurosciences Service Line.

Prisma Health — Medical Director, Comprehensive Stroke Network

Prisma Health is the largest not-for-profit health organization in South Carolina, serving more than 1.2 million patients annually. In all, 32,000 team members are dedicated to supporting the health and well-being patients and their families. The organization was formed with the merger of Greenville Health System (GHS) and Palmetto Health in November 2017. Prisma Health-Upstate has adopted a strategic position to become the dominant integrated health care system in the upstate of South Carolina by creating value through network expansion and clinical integration.  In addition, the system plans to transform healthcare delivery through efforts to become more patient-centric, become more affordable, and to create a healthier upstate.

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences — Division Director, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is the largest, most comprehensive facility for medical treatment, medical education, and biomedical research in Arkansas. UAMS impacts the state of Arkansas economy by generating 18,500 jobs and $3.92 billion expenditures annually. As the only medical school in a state with 2.96 million people, UAMS enjoys statewide support from Arkansas’ citizens and a cooperative relationship with the state legislature. Established in 1879, UAMS includes the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Health-Related Professions, as well as a Graduate School. The Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is among the largest at UAMS with approximately 105 full-time faculty members, and training ranks that include 88 residents and 68 fellows in two residency programs and twelve fellowship programs.

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center — Senior Vice President/Chief Clinical Administrative Officer for the UPMC Insurance Services Division/UPMC Health Plan

UPMC Insurance Services Division provides health coverage and benefit management for 3.5 million members. These health benefits companies manage health services for Commercial, Medicaid, Medicare, CHIP, Behavioral Health, EAP, Health Promotions and Worker’s Compensation programs. UPMC is a $20 billion healthcare provider and the largest nongovernmental employer in Pennsylvania, integrating 87,000 employees, 40 hospitals, and 700 doctors’ offices and outpatient sites. Working in close collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences, UPMC shares its clinical, managerial, and technological skills worldwide through its innovation and commercialization arm, UPMC Enterprises, and through UPMC International.

Acclaim Physician Group, Inc., a Partner With JPS Health Network — Senior Physician Executive, Women and Infants

Acclaim Physician Group was founded in 2015 as a multi-specialty medical practice group aligning clinical providers with a common set of incentives and expectations surrounding operational and clinical performance improvement. Acclaim Physician Group includes over 450 providers. JPS Health Network is anchored by John Peter Smith Hospital, a 578-bed, Level I Trauma teaching hospital. JPS Health Network maintains 12 sponsored residency training programs, making it the largest medical training institution in Fort Worth, Texas. With more than 4,300 deliveries annually and a Level III NICU, Acclaim Physician Group and JPS Health Network serve as the obstetrical training program for the University of North Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and a new allopathic residency program affiliated with Texas Tech University.

Children’s Hospital and Medical Center-Omaha — Division Chief, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Children’s is a vibrant, free-standing pediatric teaching hospital and Nebraska’s only full-service pediatric specialty health care center focused on extraordinary clinical care, education, clinical and outcomes, basic science and translational research, and advocacy. The hospital is embarking on transformational programmatic and physical growth to address local, regional, national and global patient care. The hospital has a Level IV Regional NICU, Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, Specialized Clinical Pediatric Services, and 24/7 Pediatric Intensivists.  It has 50+ Specialty Clinics, 200+ Specialists, 14 Satellite Offices, multiple Pediatric Fellowship programs, and is Magnet Certified.  Campus expansion plans include an additional 100+ beds to the existing 145, expansion to the Newborn Intensive Care Unit, Fetal Care Center and Fetal Surgery, Infant MRI, full urology support with new urodynamic suite, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac Center including dedicated intensive care, Short-Stay Observation Unit, Emergency Department, and new operating rooms, one which will have intraoperative MRI and navigational system.

Children’s Hospital and Medical Center-Omaha — Medical Director, Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care

The Medical Director of Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care is a newly created position.  This Director will lead the Cardiac Critical Care direction of Children’s new Heart Center while promoting high quality care delivered to all cardiac patients. Reporting to the Chief of Critical Care, the Director will partner with leadership from CT Surgery, Cardiology, Critical Care, Nursing, and administration to lead efforts in quality improvement, quality assurance, and development/implementation of clinical programs within the Heart Center (which will have 32 CICU beds). The current faculty consists of 3 cardiac surgeons, 15 cardiologists, and 12 intensivists. This individual will be instrumental in the recruitment and mentorship of cardiac critical care faculty.

Children’s Hospital and Medical Center-Omaha — Chief, Pediatric Dermatology

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, with the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, is seeking an academic pediatric dermatologist to serve as Chief of Pediatric Dermatology. This is a newly created role that will be responsible for building the first pediatric dermatology service for Children’s, which will include hiring several faculty members to join the division and developing a successful fellowship program.

Children’s Hospital and Medical Center-Omaha — Chief, Division of Pediatric Neurology

Children’s is seeking to significantly increase its number of faculty to develop an epilepsy program, as well as other subspecialty interests in Pediatric Neurology. All individuals will hold faculty appointments at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. The Child Health Research Institute provides start-up funding and infrastructure for clinical, basic science, or translational research. Research interests are strongly desired and supported.

Knapheide — Site Manager

Knapheide is a privately held, rapidly growing manufacturer and supplier of truck equipment and van interiors. Company-branded products are primarily manufactured in a state-of-the-art plant facility located at the headquarters in Illinois and distributed nationwide through a network of dealers and distributors, in addition to company-owned installation centers. Operations include final assembly/up-fitting or integration, and distribution of truck equipment and van interiors. The organization is a recognized leader in the industry and is well-known for its commitment to quality and customer service. Senior management is team-driven and dedicated to utilizing metrics and Lean manufacturing processes to achieve continuous improvement at all levels of the enterprise.