The Department of Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore/Albert Einstein College of Medicine (CHAM) is seeking a Medical Director of Pediatric Quality and Safety. Our experienced multidisciplinary Quality and Safety team is responsible for strategic planning and program development, implementation and evaluation of clinical quality and safety initiatives that support patient care, and provides leadership in maintaining an institutional culture of safety.  In collaboration with hospital leadership and frontline staff, we develop and implement interventions to improve outcomes and aim to achieve highly reliable care and systems. We offer education programs to trainees, faculty and staff to enhance quality improvement efforts, and we lead research initiatives that advance the field of quality improvement and implementation science.


We are looking for an experienced pediatrician who is highly skilled and committed to a career in quality improvement operations, education and research and who has a proven ability to lead a QI team. The candidate will be energetic, enthusiastic and collaborative with a multidisciplinary team.  A research portfolio with external funding is desirable. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. We value diversity and encourage individuals from underrepresented, minority or disadvantaged backgrounds to apply.


About Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM):

CHAM is a 142-bed nationally renowned academic children’s hospital providing inpatient, ambulatory, and emergency care for children and adolescents.  CHAM is the pediatric hospital of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and is part of the Montefiore Health System spanning the Bronx and Westchester counties in New York.


Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to Recruiting Manager, John C. Pinto at


Montefiore Medical Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with strong institutional commitments to diversity in its faculty. Women and minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.




Department: Pediatrics Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: CHAM  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: HOURS VARY Req ID: 198741 


Diversity, equity and inclusion are core values of Montefiore. We are committed to recruiting and creating an environment in which associates feel empowered to thrive and be their authentic selves through our inclusive culture. We welcome your interest and invite you to join us.


Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 


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