Tower Health
Physician Liaison
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Philadelphia Map
Posted: 03/29/2020
Closing: 04/28/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 5 year(s)
Tower Health
Job description

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our seven hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown; and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.



Responsibilities

Responsible for strategically planning and implementing outreach efforts focusing on physicians, community groups, and other potential referral sources in St. Christopher's target markets. The position primarily focuses on developing and improving hospital referral relationships with physicians in the service area, with the goal of increasing the selection of the Tower Health facility/Facilities for inpatient and outpatient services.  This role is based at our main hospital campus in Philadelphia, PA and will be assigned to the Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey Market.  If you are fun, energetic and a nice person, please join our team!



Qualifications

Skills & Abilities:

Possess and demonstrate excellent organizational, interpersonal, facilitation, oral and written communication skills.

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

Driven to achieve goals

Not easily frustrated, calm under pressure

Advanced time management, problem resolution and relationship building skills

Comfortable around Physicians and Sr. Leadership of the organization

Ability to travel 80% of time, in the Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey territory.  (Mileage/Tolls/Parking will be expensed)

Training & Education:

Bachelors degree in Marketing/Sales or a related field or the equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience

Experience:

At least 5 years of experience in a related field such as physician relations, network development, medically-related sales, or a similar role in a hospital or other healthcare setting.

Physician Liaison