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Medical Leader, Global Healthcare Programme

Medical Leader, Global Healthcare Programme

Company: Medical Protection Society/Cognitive Institute
Location: QLD
Job Type: Full-time
Job Status: Sourcing
Date Posted: 12/11/2019
Job Contact:

Myra Fisher

07 3511 5019

Inspiring Medical Leader required for our Global Healthcare Improvement Programme

Medical Protection Society


Cognitive Institute and our parent organisation the not for profit Medical Protection Society are in an exciting expansion phase and looking for an inspiring medical leader to develop and expand our global hospital-based healthcare improvement services.

As our Medical Lead, you will drive the strategy determining our future programmes and services, develop our inhouse expertise and lead our international faculty of medical and clinician educators.

This is an opportunity for a career medical leader to leverage their experience and commitment in this role of international influence, bringing our courses and services to hospitals around the world.

In this newly developed role you will be responsible for:

  • Leading the development of  strategy
  • Training and supporting the professional team of healthcare experts who deliver  interventions to world class standard
  • Providing content and healthcare expertise
  • Supporting  business development and marketing
  • Acting as an ambassador with key stakeholders, healthcare organisations and MPS members
  • Supporting client management, product implementation and content design questions
  • Identifying consequential emerging healthcare issues and developing solutions for our hospital services on a Global basis.

Knowledge & Experience

We are seeking a passionate global citizen who

  • is a Medical Specialist with recent hospital/clinical & leadership experience
  • has had a Senior leadership role in a significant healthcare organisation

To be successful in the role you will need

  • Management experience of influencing senior stakeholders across Government, Healthcare, Business and Professional Associations
  • Experience of and/or significant understanding of both Government and the Private Hospital Industry
  • Outstanding presentation skills
  • Sound writing/publication skills
  • Strong strategic, operations and budget planning ability
  • A Willingness to undertake international travel and be domiciled in Brisbane


Other desirable traits include

  • Development of high quality educational products or services
  • International experience of healthcare financial services, insurance and/or regulation
  • A Qualification or experience in risk management or patient safety


What we offer in return:

  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Flexible work practices
  • Annual bonus scheme


About Us:

Cognitive Institute partners with healthcare organisations throughout the world to deliver our KnowHow – knowledge, insights and experience, to equip leaders and their teams with the skills to practise safer, more reliable and kinder healthcare.

For over 20 years, the Institute has provided independent, professional advice and multi-disciplinary education to engage and support all staff for sustainable organisation-wide culture change.

Cognitive Institute is part of Medical Protection Society (MPS), a not-for-profit protection organisation dedicated to healthcare professionals and organisations around the world.


Interested? Here’s how to apply:

Please forward your CV and Cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to myra.fisher@medicalprotection.org. For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Myra Fisher on 07 3511 5019. For further information and to obtain a copy of the position description please visit our website:

MPS https://www.medicalprotection.org/uk/careers-at-mps

Cognitive Institute www.cognitiveinstitute.org

Application closing date: 1 December 2019

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