Sparrow Health System has exclusively retained Kirby Bates Associates to identify their next President for Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, Michigan.
The President will lead the system’s flagship hospital, a 733-bed teaching hospital located in Lansing, Michigan. The hospital provides care for the greater Mid-Michigan region, is a subsidiary of Sparrow Health System, and is affiliated with the Colleges of Human Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine at nearby Michigan State University.
Sparrow Hospital continues to stay attentive to their commitment to the community to be innovative and improve patient care with the announcement of major additions to the hospital in the next few years, including a North Tower with all-private patient rooms and expanded Emergency Department space. The projects will ensure that Sparrow and its highly skilled physicians continue to practice leading-edge medicine, keeping care close to home.
Reports directly to SHS President and CEO with a matrix reporting relationship to the Sparrow Hospital Board.
Provides both leadership and strategic vison for the system flagship hospital
Sparrow Hospital is home to the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the area
Michigan’s first Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and only one of 20 nationwide
The region’s only Baby-Friendly Hospital
Recognized as one of the top health systems in the country (Thompson-Reuters)
US News & World Report “Best Regional Hospital”
Graduate degree in Business, Law, Hospital Administration, or a related clinical field
Degree in Medicine (MD or DO) preferred
Minimum of seven years of senior level leadership experience within a health system
Kirby Bates Associates is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our associates.
Led and operated by successful healthcare executives, Kirby Bates Associates drives organizations to achieve sustainable outcomes and advance organizations’ key initiatives through Executive Search, Interim Leadership and Executive Advisory Services. Kirby Bates has the firsthand clinical operations experience to recognize organizational challenges, understand their implications and present mission, margin, results-focused solutions. It is known nationally for its inclusive approaches and the clinical, operational, and financial acumen it brings to each engagement.