The Opportunity

The President, Maine Medical Partners (MMP) is responsible for leading Northern New England’s largest multi-specialty group, with 750 employed providers delivering patient centered-care through a network of ambulatory clinics and in the state’s largest tertiary medical care facility, Maine Medical Center (MMC). The MMP President will champion quality, strategy, financial performance, growth, and provider alignment across ambulatory and hospital- based services. The MMP President directs a 12-member board that includes the MMC CEO, MMP Board Chair (an elected physician), MMP CAO, and nine other MMP providers elected by the group.

The President will serve as an integral member of the MMC senior executive team (President’s Council) and will work collaboratively with the Medical Staff Office. The President will  continue to improve the engagement of MMP staff and providers and continue the transition  from a rapidly growing medical group to one with a defined identity and culture of high-quality, high-value care. S/he will also lead the planning effort behind a $50 million investment in MMP’s ambulatory care facilities strategy for Neurosciences, Women’s Health, and Primary Care expansion.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will be a physician with experience providing executive leadership to an integrated physician group. S/he will possess a deep understanding of medical group operations and the ability to drive top performance in quality, clinical care, patient experience and financial results. An MD or DO from an accredited institution and board certification in a medical specialty is required.

The Organization

Maine Medical Partners (MMP) is Maine’s largest multi-specialty medical group and serves the healthcare needs of patients locally and throughout northern New England. MMP comprises >500 physicians (including per diems), 250 APPs, and 1,000 employees. In addition to hospital and Portland-based providers, 26 specialties are provided in 75 permanent and outreach locations around Maine and in New Hampshire.

MMP is a subsidiary of Maine Medical Center, Maine’s largest tertiary care center, with 637  beds and 6,000 employees; MMC is the flagship of Maine Health. MMC features fully accredited residency programs, a competitive bench top research institute (MMCRI) and a medical school in partnership with Tufts School of Medicine. MMC recently filed a Certificate of Need for a $512 million expansion that would increase the footprint of the hospital’s main campus by about 25 percent.

Maine Health is a 12-member health system touching central, southern and western Maine and eastern New Hampshire. Ranked among the nation's top 100 integrated healthcare delivery networks, Maine Health is a not-for-profit family of providers, hospitals, and leading institutions working together so their communities are the healthiest in America.

The Community

Portland is Maine's business, financial and retail epicenter as well as the metropolitan hub of Maine's south coast region. The largest city in Maine, Portland’s population is 66,000  contiguous and 230,000 metropolitan in a state of 1.33 million. Portland is located  on  a peninsula in Casco Bay; many employees live nearby in historic homes on farmlands,  woodlands, and near or on the ocean. Recreation, entertainment, scenery and culture are all part of the appeal of Portland as evidenced by the 3.6 million tourists who visit the city each year. Forbes Magazine has called Portland one of America’s ‘Most Livable Cities’ for its small-town charm with big-city opportunities.

Position Specification

If interested in learning more about our client, the opportunity, the ideal candidate and / or the community, please read our Position Specification, which is saved as a printer-friendly file (.pdf opens in Acrobat / Reader).

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