Director Medical Services
Who we are
Located 50 minutes’ drive from the CBD of Sydney, the 850+ bed Liverpool Hospital is the major health service for the rapidly growing region of south-western Sydney. As the quaternary referral hospital for the South Western Sydney Local Health District and the principal teaching Hospital of both the University of NSW and the University of Western Sydney, Liverpool Hospital has the state’s busiest Emergency Departments with annual census of 95000 presentations as well as a state-wide trauma service.
The service profile also includes 23 operating theatres, diagnostic and imaging services, maternity, paediatric, cancer care, mental health, ambulatory care, allied health and medical and surgical services from birth to aged care. Quaternary referral services include interventional neuro-radiology, hybrid trauma theatre, ECMO, and a 24 hr cardiac interventional unit. The patient demographic for SWSLHD and Liverpool Hospital is ethnically diverse as reflects the South West Sydney population, with many patients from CALD and socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds.
About the role
Reporting to the General Manager and a key member of the executive team, the Director Medical Services is at the forefront of medical and surgical leadership at Liverpool Hospital and will be expected to assist in the development and implement strategies to ensure safe and high quality health care across all medical departments in the Quaternary Hospital. The appointed candidate will provide support to the Hospital Executive on Hospital committees and on policy development and implementation in relation to medical services. This includes the provision of advice on the management of patient safety, patient liaison and complaints, review of adverse events, and medico-legal issues. The Director Medical Services also actively promotes education, training and research across Liverpool Hospital.
How to apply
Please contact Michael De Santis, Principal Consultant at the executive search firm Ccentric Group, for a confidential discussion about the opportunity and/or to receive a detailed information pack on the organisation and position on +61 (0) 406 499 659 or email email@example.com
Other essential requirements
Applications close: 8th October 2020Back to Industry Vacancies