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Chief Medical Officer
Job Type Full-time
Job Status Sourcing
Date Posted 06 June 2018
Location Chittagong, Bangladesh
Company Information Imperial Hospital
Job Description The Imperial Hospital will be a general private multi-specialty 350-bed hospital with approx. 70 ICU beds and state of the art medical technology. Partial opening is planned for Q3/2018 and once open it will be soon become the leading hospital in Chittagong and the entire region. It will provide much-needed clinical and critical care services. The Imperial Hospital is a for-profit hospital with a strong social mission – 20 beds will be reserved for the under-privileged. VAMED has been engaged for the long term operational management of the hospital and is searching for an accomplished, well rounded and experienced Chief Medical Officer (CMO) to complement our international management team.

Your Challenge:

  • Plan and direct the work of the clinical care services

  • Implement general policy directives, including QA and continuing education programs for all health care professionals

  • Supervise direct reports

  • Supervise all clinical services in close collaboration with heads of services

  • Integrate and balance the collaborative efforts of medical, nursing and allied health professionals of the entire Hospital

  • Build physician loyalty

  • Hold physician champions accountable for clinical, service, and financial outcomes, and maintain an overall accountability for the aggregate effectiveness of physician champion work

  • Facilitate adoption of evidence-based best care in the Hospital

  • Serve as liaison to all training/exchange programs with external institutions relating to knowledge transfer into and capacity building within the Hospital

  • Advance the cultural changes – where needed - to improve all aspects of quality (as defined by e.g. IoM, USA)

Your profile:

  • Medical qualification and several years of experience as a clinical specialist

  • Leadership and management experiences in hospital settings

  • Knowledge of private practice and academics

  • Embrace the Imperial Hospital’s vision and tenets 

  • Policy formulation skills

  • Earn the trust and respect of staff

  • Provide leadership to take quality to the next level

  • Enjoy interaction with a large multidisciplinary and multicultural team of professional medical, nursing and allied health professionals

  • Walk the fine line between the hospital’s and the physicians’ interests and find ways to balance and bring together both constituencies

  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with an outgoing personality and strong communication skills

  • Adventurous spirit and thriving in challenging environments


Chittagong, Bangladesh

Our offer:

  • Working with a leading global healthcare provider

  • Driving the establishment of Bangladesh’s future leading healthcare organization

  • Being part of a dedicated management team and organization with a strong social mission

  • Executive salary package (but below Australian competitive rates)

  • Supported from regional hub in Bangkok, Thailand and our HQ in Vienna, Austria

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please email your application to office.bangkok@vamed.com at our office in Bangkok, Thailand  

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