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Beacon Health System - Chief Clinical Officer

South Bend, IN

Job Description

If you believe the time for inspired clinical leadership at the executive level is now, you need to speak with the leaders of Beacon Health System. Witt Kieffer is pleased to partner with Beacon Health System, a not-for-profit, growing Midwest health system in the search for the newly created role of Chief Clinical Officer.

Beacon Health System currently has over 30 clinical specialties across two hospitals and is a leader in Cardiac Surgery, Cardiology, General Surgery, Oncology and Orthopedics. The organization seeks a Physician Leader energized to drive the organization to nationally recognized levels of patient care quality and performance. This individual must be a values centered leader, patient/customer focused, and model the behaviors consistent with the values of Respect, Integrity, Compassion and Trust. 

The Chief Clinical Officer will possess a strong understanding of health system operations, human performance and its effects on processes supporting patient care quality and outcomes.  This role will report to Kreg Gruber, Chief Executive Officer, Beacon Health System. The Chief Clinical Officer will be the Executive Champion for Clinical Excellence, a key strategic driver for the Health System. This position will impact physician and nursing practices as well as the health system’s pursuit of a great workplace; delivering high quality care for an exceptional patient experience. This leader’s presence will range from the Board Room to the exam room to the surgical suite. 

The ideal candidate will be a Doctor of Medicine (MD/DO), board certified and eligible for licensure in the state of Indiana. We welcome interest and nominations of qualified candidates. Please submit in complete confidence a recent copy of a CV/resume to Donna Padilla and Michael Raddatz through the office of Vinny Gossain at

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