Maternal Fetal Medicine and Service Line Leader Opportunity

Hospital Maternal Fetal Medicine and Service Line Leader Opportunity

Mercy Heath Physicians Youngstown is seeking a Hospital MFM and Service Line Leader to join our Women Service Line team at Mercy Health Youngstown Hospital in Boardman, Ohio and St. Joseph Warren Hospital, in Warren, Ohio.

You will partner with a team of other MFMs to guide development of standards for antepartum and intrapartum care as well as to educate, supervise and provide direct care for patients served by Women's Services. Candidates will have dedicated time to participate in leadership roles relative to interests in practice, research and education.

As one of the largest providers of Level III obstetrical services in the state and the largest provider of obstetrics in Mahoning Valley, St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital welcomes more than 3000 babies each year and St. Joseph Warren Hospital more than 1200 babies each year. Our dynamic multi-specialty group is seeking an experienced MFM/ Leader to join a larger team providing week day evening and weekend coverage at our St. Elizabeth Boardman hospital and service line leadership as medical Director to begin in October 2018. Physician will provide High Risk Perinatology services and Medical Director leadership of the service line. Opportunities for service line growth, academic oversight of medical students and Family Practice residents.


• Board certified/eligible at time of employment

• Minimum of five years of Perinatology and OB/GYN experience

• Licensed in the state of OH by the time of employment

• DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority

• Current BLS and NRP for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association


Full-time position entails providing a minimum of 3- 8hr clinical days per week, 2 administrative days and a rotation of weekend call coverage. Ideal candidates will be board-certified MFM (MD or DO), and will demonstrate clinical excellence with superior communication skills, and focus on providing quality care and placing the patient above all other considerations. Qualifications also include active and current skills in the full breadth of the OB/GYN specialty, a current (or well in-process) OHIO license to practice. Other requirements include a willingness to drive patient safety and quality initiatives as required by the Mercy Health Women's Service Line Operations Committee, Ohio Department of Health and The Joint Commission. Insurability for malpractice insurance, at least 5 years of active practice, and a successful track record.

Mercy Health is the industry leader in providing integrated hospital-based services offering the ability to grow professionally through CME and training created and provided by the Mercy Health. Support from Physician Assistant. Only cover one hospital. Highly completive salary, relocation and benefit package.

About Mercy Health - St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital

Mercy Health - St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital offers you the high-quality health care you need and the compassion you deserve. Our expert doctors, nurses and caregivers take a holistic approach to healing in a unique environment.

Mercy Health - St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital features a medical staff of 480 representing 40 specialties and a caring hospital staff of 800+. We are a licensed, 224-bed regional medical center with 77 bassinets, 35 level 3 obstetric beds, and 30 emergency medicine beds. Our bustling emergency department is visited by 49,000 people annually and we've had Magnet recognition since 2011.

Awards and Recognition
  • Ranked number 22 on U.S. News and World Report's Best Regional Hospitals list for 2017-2018.
  • Rated "High Performing" in knee replacement, hip replacement, treatment of heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • America's Best Hospitals for patient experience (2015) Women's Choice Award®.
  • America's Best Hospitals for Obstetrics (2016) Women's Choice Award®.