Medical Director, Infection Prevention and
Job Location Corporate Headquarters - Plymouth Meeting, PA
Position Type Part Time
Salary Range Undisclosed
Travel Percentage Negligible
Job Shift Day
Job Category Undisclosed
This is a part time Medical Director role reporting to the
Executive Director of Patient Safety, Risk and Quality.
The Medical Director will co-manage/direct ECRI’s Infection
Prevention and Control group which includes all aspects of
consultation and planning to support effective implementation of
infectious disease clinical care and epidemiology/infection
prevention and control for internal and external customers/clients.
The Medical Director will co-lead a team of Infection
Preventionists (IP) and support staff in combination with the IP
program leader. As such, the Director will contribute
collaboratively to a broad array of programs throughout the
entirety of ECRI’s business line offerings and products. The
Medical Director will have business line management and budgetary
co-responsibility for the Infection Prevention and Control group.
In addition, the Medical Director is responsible for identifying
and securing new business opportunities that align with ECRI’s
mission and strategy in collaboration with other senior and
The Medical Director seeks appropriate speaking engagements to
represent ECRI at conferences, webinars and also contributes to
interviews requested by media and organized through the ECRI
Marketing and Communications Department. The Medical Director
interacts with high-level representatives from but not limited to:
clients, prospects, and healthcare product manufacturers. The
Medical Director authors/contributes to abstracts and papers for
Reasonable Accommodations Statement
To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able
to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each
essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to
perform the essential functions.
Essential Functions Statements(s)
Contribute to the development and refinement of the Infection
Prevention and Control group’s vision, mission, and strategy as
well as contribute to enterprise-wide strategy development.
Contribute to the group’s annual business plan and budgeting in
collaboration with Finance, Sales, Marketing, and other business
line directors/managers as appropriate.
Work with sales team to promote growth of consulting engagements
Represent ECRI at national conferences and association meetings
on issues associated with infectious disease and infection
prevention and control.
Work collaboratively across business units within ECRI and with
the business development team members from other business lines to
identify and contribute to mutually beneficial business development
Ensure that efficient processes and appropriately staffed teams
are in place for developing and delivering high-quality content and
related services on schedule to meet/exceed client expectations and
Review content generated by teams for various projects/clients
to assess/ensure high quality and efficient processes.
Seek opportunities to expand ECRI’s professional footprint as
subject matter experts in infectious disease and infection
prevention and control.
Review and approve abstracts, white papers, peer-reviewed papers
for publication by ECRI or other publications.
Meet or exceed annual budget
High client satisfaction through quality and timeliness of
High staff satisfaction including low staff turnover rate
Qualifications The candidate will bring at least ten years of
recent experience in healthcare or health services settings with
specific focus on and understanding of infection prevention and
control, epidemiology, and infectious disease principles, data
analysis, and process improvement measure implementation.
Global awareness/knowledge of health policy and healthcare
systems, integrated delivery networks, hospitals and outpatient
The candidate will successfully collaborate and demonstrate the
ability to work effectively across the organization.
Experience with budget planning and oversight; ability to work
with Finance, Marketing, and Sales departments to set and achieve
budget goals and maintain high level of client satisfaction
Excellent analytic and critical thinking skills
Excellent writing and editorial skills
The candidate will have excellent presentation skills and
The candidate will have experience working with and
communicating at senior levels within the healthcare industry.
The candidate will have high integrity and transparency
The candidate will be compassionate and care deeply for others
and ECRI’s mission.
Commitment to ECRI core values and culture internally and
Education: Physician with Board certification in Infectious
Disease; e xperience and training in Epidemiology and Public health
Computer Skills: Proficient with Microsoft Office 2007+,
especially Excel, Word, Visio, MS Project.
Certifications & Licenses:
Current professional licensed physician: USA.
Board certification in infectious disease
N (Not Applicable)
Activity is not applicable to this position.
Position requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0 - 2.5+
Position requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5
- 5.5+ hrs/day)
Position requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+
F 10 lbs or less O
C 11-20 lbs N
C 21-50 lbs N
O 51-100 lbs N
O Over 100 lbs N
Reach Above Shoulder
N 12 lbs or less N
N 13-25 lbs N
Squat or Kneel
N 26-40 lbs N
N 41-100 lbs N
Other Physical Requirements
Typical Office Environment
Equal Opportunity Employer-Disability and Veteran