Pediatric Leader

York, PA | Physicians | Tracking Code: 57356

Position Summary:

Pediatric Leadership Position

WellSpan Health


Join WellSpan Health: A Trusted Partner. Reimagining Healthcare. Inspiring Health.


WellSpan Health, a large integrated health system in south central Pennsylvania, is seeking a physician with Board Certification in pediatrics or a pediatric sub-specialty.  Prior experience in a pediatric medical practice or NICU is required.

  Position Summary

  • Secure employment with WellSpan Medical Group, a mature multi-specialty group that employs 1,500+ providers
  • This position is a blended role; twenty hours per week (0.5 FTE) the leader will be involved in clinical activity and twenty hours per week (0.5 FTE) the physician will participate in leadership activities
  • 8 hours per week as Pediatric Chair at York Hospital
    • Physician will report to the Vice President of Medical Affairs
    • Duties include overseeing all Pediatric Services at York Hospital
  • 12 hours per week as Service Line Co-Medical Director/Medical Director, Quality and Innovation
    • Work collaboratively with the Vice President of Women & Children Service Line to assist with setting strategic direction measure results, resolve issues and achieve operational and financial objectives
    • Design and implement programs to ensure that all participating providers deliver quality, cost effective care across all settings
    • Direct the medical management and quality improvement activities for inpatient pediatrics and the NICU across the system of care
    • Join team of Medical Directors focused on Quality and Innovation within WellSpan Medical Group (WMG). Focus on execution of annual operating goals and objectives, physician relationship, optimization of EPIC HER.
  • Competitive salary and signing bonus
  • Outstanding benefits, including full relocation, retirement with generous employer contribution/match and medical malpractice with tail coverage 


  • York Pennsylvania is a family-oriented community with excellent schools and a low cost of living
  • Many recreational and cultural activities are available including theatre, golf, hiking and water sports
  • Conveniently located just 1 hour north of the Baltimore/DC metro area and 90 minutes west of Philadelphia


For immediate confidential consideration or to learn more please contact

Josh Irwin, Director Physician Recruitment

Phone: 717-851-6924


Required Skills

Must be Board Certified/Board Qualified. Must possess or have the ability to obtain a Pennsylvania medical license.

Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

Diversity & Inclusion at WellSpan

Know, Respect, Include

WellSpan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Joshua  Irwin, MBA, FASPR
Joshua Irwin, MBA, FASPR
Director, Physician Recruitment
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