Centura Health Physician Group (CHPG) offers providers a true opportunity to live their calling to care while experiencing the support of a built-in comprehensive network, vast resources, professional growth, trusted leadership, generous benefits and an amazing quality of life with locations that span Colorado and into Western Kansas. CHPG is proud to connect providers and consumers through state-of-the-art technology, clinical resources and professional expertise to help people live healthier. Our coordinated services represent a full continuum of care – from preventive and early diagnoses to leading-edge treatment and life-saving critical care. CHPG’s ability to deliver better health care value is the direct result of combining the best clinical tools, shared resources and medical expertise with a patient-centered approach that emphasizes Centura Health’s mission and commitment to quality, compassion and service.
Occasional travel to other sites to meet the needs of the clinic may be required.
This will be a .5-..7 FTE Medical Director, with it rounding out to a full-time 1.0 FTE with supplementing with clinical practice.
MEDICAL DIRECTOR DUTIES
Coordinate medical staff activities to maintain state and federal regulatory standards.
Physician Performance Oversight:
Physician patient satisfaction
Physician performance management and behavioral refinement
Quality and peer review oversight as it interfaces with CHPG processes
Address patient complaints as they relate to the providers
Oversees the physician monitoring process to provide adequate information for physicians' re-credentialing and ensure patient safety
Participate in compliance programs
Attend CHPG meetings as required by CHPG Chief Medical Officer ("CMO")
Function as a liaison between medical staff, the CHPG CMO and CHPG Leadership, and Hospital leadership to communicate administrative concerns, decisions and planning. Address concerns of medical staff in appropriate administrative meetings and through administrative team. Resolve issues promptly and completely.
Participate in strategic planning for designated clinic(s) and sponsoring facilities
Advise in development of integration practices between clinic, Hospital, home health, or other appropriate division
Participate in the development and implementation of LSS/EMR
Participate and lead system-wide initiatives e.g. Colorado Health Neighborhoods
Rapid Cycle Change Implementation regarding quality and operational re-design
Support integration of Centura initiatives across the continuum of care
In conjunction with CHPG strategy, drive utilization management
Partnering with the senior operational executive to created budget plans with a goal of cost containment
Physician Staff Development:
Monitor provider capacity and identify current or future needs for full-time or part-time physician positions
Actively participate in physician recruiting
On-boarding and mentoring of new physicians
Annual Physician Performance Assessment utilizing current accepted process
Ensure appropriate clinical supervision of midlevel providers
Participate in professional organizations, local committees and CME events in order to stay abreast of change and opportunities in the medical industry
Maintain working relationships with other physician clinic programs
Participate in strategic planning at the system wide and local level
Identify new technologies and treatment modalities and implement within strategic plan
Participate actively in community associations promoting a positive image of the physician clinic and serve as a team player in organizational marketing and strategic planning programs.
*This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties. Physician may perform other related duties as assigned.
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a... smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.