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Summary – Medical Director
Leads and oversees the medical and administrative aspects of assigned programs. Provides medical care direction and clinical coordination of services.
Provides medical direction and clinical coordination for patient care in the service area. Monitors clinical outcomes to facilitate high-quality care. Serves as liaison regarding work performed in assigned areas to determine if services provided are appropriate, that medically reliable data is being generated, and that there is optimal utilization and correlation of such data for purposes of diagnosis and patient management. Lead the preparation of the strategic and financial plans for the area. Oversee capital budget requests. Provides direct patient care to patients according to scope of service and policies and procedures.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
Graduate of an accredited medical school.
5 years' experience in are of specialty
Unrestricted Colorado Board of Medical Examiners physician license. Unrestricted DEA permit to prescribe all medications commonly prescribed in the course of practice. Board certification or eligibility for Board certification by American Board of specialty. Unrestricted medical staff membership at a system hospital, with appropriate practice privileges. If primary practice facility is not a system hospital, then appropriate documentation must be submitted showing privileges at the primary practice facility. Appropriate credentialing through Medical Staff Services office required. Eligible to provide reimbursable Physician services and maintain provider status with Medicare and Medicaid.
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