Serving the Northwest Atlanta communities for over 25 years, GI Specialists of Georgia is the leading gastroenterology practice in the Northwest Georgia quadrant. Formed after a merger between Digestive Care Associates and Northwest Gastroenterology Associates in October of 2007, the 21 Board Certified physicians treat patients at eight office locations and three Ambulatory Surgery Centers in Cobb, Cherokee, Douglas and Paulding counties. GI Specialists corporate office is located in Marietta, Georgia.
GI Specialists of Georgia (GI Specialists) is led by a strong executive team dedicated to the delivery of quality healthcare to the metropolitan Atlanta area. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will report directly to the Managing Partner with a key matrix relationship with the physician business partners. The CEO is accountable for management of all GI Specialists clinic operations, ancillary services and Ambulatory Surgery Centers, including strategic planning for the growth and success of the organization. As a member of the GI Specialists executive team, the CEO works with other members to achieve the organization’s overall goals and participates in establishing policy, strategy and direction for GI Specialists services. This position consults with the Managing Partner on policies, performance goals and facilities planning and establishes and maintains effective relationships with all physicians.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience in senior management, providing operational guidance for at least a five-plus physician group. Experience in managing staff in a multi-site, multi-specialty setting is required. This leader will have developed positive working relationships with physicians and should embody excellent teambuilding and interpersonal skills, given the variety of professional interactions the job requires. He/She will exemplify strong skills in financial accountability for clinic practices. Demonstrated experience managing through the identification of business and people needs through open communication is required. Experience working with physician practice EMR and networking with hospital EMR is strongly preferred. A bachelor’s degree with a master’s degree in healthcare administration or business strongly preferred.
Marietta is in Cobb County and the home of the corporate office. Cobb County is one of the fastest-growing regions in the nation with over 697,000 residents. Just 15 minutes northeast of the city, individuals find a wide range of prime shopping, dining and recreational options coupled with affordable, varied housing options and some of the best schools in the state. Conveniently located in the Atlanta metro area near major roadways, residents have access to everything the city offers. This county is surrounded by the other counties GI Specialists serves including Cherokee, Douglas and Paulding, which are also growing suburbs in the metropolitan area.
A strong base salary, incentive plan, relocation and executive benefits package is offered.