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Chief Medical Officer

Company: HCA Healthcare
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Job Description:

Description SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Alaska RegionalHospitalAnchorage, AK 99508 AlaskaRegional Hospital was born in 1963 as Anchorage Presbyterian Hospital, locatedat 8th and L Street downtown. This predecessor to Alaska Regional was a jointventure between local physicians and the Presbyterian Church. In 1976 thehospital moved to its present location on DeBarr Road, and is now a 250-bedlicensed and accredited facility.For morethan 50 years Alaska Regional has been fulfilling the medical needs ofAlaskans, continually improving the scope of services and skills availablewithin the state. In 1994, Alaska Regional joined with HCA, giving Alaskansaccess to the advanced medical resources of one of the nation's largesthealthcare providers.With morethan 1,000 employees and a medical staff of over 550 independent practitioners,Alaska Regional offers a broad spectrum of health services to the community.The hospital is the designated Shriners clinic facility in Alaska, and freeimmunization clinics are held monthly for area schoolchildren. Other servicesinclude free prostate cancer screenings, health education seminars, communityhealth fairs and support groups for cancer and stroke survivors. AlaskaRegional is the only non-military hospital in the state with its own landingstrip, allowing the hospital's LifeFlight Air Ambulance to transport criticalcare patients from the plane directly the 24-hour Emergency Department. AlaskaRegional even offers free valet parking to patients and visitors.The hospitalhas consistently been accredited by The Joint Commission, the nation's leadinghealthcare monitoring organization.AlaskaRegional is dedicated to supporting local events and organizations that promotehealthcare and public safety in the state. Some of these include the CancerSociety, Muscular Dystrophy Association, American Heart Association, Blood Bankof Alaska, Abused Women's Aid in Crisis and many others.AlaskaRegional is proud of its ongoing commitment to providing the highest qualityhealthcare in Alaska. From starting lives to saving lives, one generation tothe next.Position Summary: The Facility Chief Medical Officer (CMO) ensures high quality, patient-centered care by leading clinical and quality initiatives that support the provision of consistent clinical performance and practice standards across the hospital. The CMO provides senior-level leadership to the infection control, risk management, safety, and medical staff credentialing functions, ensuring the collaboration and coordination of all stakeholders in these processes. The CMO facilitates the analysis of quality performance and prioritization improvement opportunities and consults on an array of issues involving physicians. The CMO also contributes to overall hospital strategy and service line development to ensure quality management and promote optimum patient experience. Physician Alignment

  • Leads clinical performance expectations that support the goals of consistent clinical performance and practice standards across the facility to ensure superior clinical outcomes and unparalleled patient experience.
  • Works with Hospital Chief Medical Officers, Chief Executive Officers, medical staffs, and Boards of Directors to improve the functionality and effectiveness of the hospital medical staff organization.
  • Partners with medical staffs and hospital management teams, facilitating teamwork and shared goals. Represents medical staff viewpoints to management and relays management viewpoints to medical staff by establishing and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships between HCA leadership and community and/or employed physicians.
  • Provides clinical support and consultation regarding cost-effective clinical resource management in the facilities by sharing reports and recommendations regarding how to reduce the variable cost per case while maintaining and enhancing clinical effectiveness.
  • Creates a data-driven environment of quality and cost improvement, and develops systems to review utilization of resources and objectively measure outcomes of care in the inpatient and outpatient settings.
  • Serves as a direct liaison between HCA-affiliated physicians and facility/corporate clinical services functions.
  • Establishes and maintains an ongoing program to orient and develop management expertise for Hospital Chiefs of Staff, Medical Executive Committees, and other medical staff leaders by providing oversight and leadership for all medical education programs.
  • Leads educational sessions and provides ongoing in-service programs to facility medical staff regarding clinical resource management, appropriate documents standards, utilization and quality issues, and quality improvement activities, in collaboration with the Chief of Staff or other clinical leadership in the facility.
  • Assembles regional physician advisory panels to provide ongoing feedback to HCA senior management, and serves as a liaison between committees and facility/corporate leadership, as well as to affiliated physicians.
  • Serves as spokesperson to HCA hospitals and affiliated physicians to explain and obtain buy in for corporate-, group-, and facility-sponsored clinical initiatives.
  • Collaborates daily with other facility and corporate CMOs.
  • Educates physicians on HCA clinical technologies.
  • Collaborates with HPG and Supply Chain on formulary and supply opportunities. Medical Staff Affairs
    • Develops, implements and monitors disruptive physician/impaired physician policies. As needed, provides oversight for intervention programs in the region.
    • Provides recommendations in the development and/or revision of hospital policies and procedures pertinent to the medical staff and medical staff affairs.
    • Serves as a consultant to hospital Medical Staff Services regarding physician credentialing, utilization, and quality profiling. Serves as a member of hospital's peer review committees as requested. Business Development and Payer Relations
      • Evaluates clinical appropriateness of new medical technologies and programs, and makes recommendations concerning the relevance of such technologies and programs to HCA hospitals.
      • Serves as a resource and consultant to the Vice President Physician Services Group and/or Vice President Business Development in physician recruitment, clinical program development, and overall hospital strategy.
      • Provides medical director services to facility-level physician credentialing, business development, and provider relations in contracting issues.
      • Provides medical consultation on contracting, pricing, and analysis of managed care issues. Offers clinical support for appeals and denials process, discharge planning, case management, and utilization review/management.
      • Consults with facility-level staff regarding delegated utilization management and disease management operations under managed care contracts. Meets all regulatory/contractual/accreditation requirements associated with these functions.
      • Serves as a clinical resource and consultant to hospital case managers and hospital staff in the reduction of payer denials and in the denial and appeals process, as requested by the Case Management Department and Patient Accounting Services.
      • Attends corporate, group, division, and national meetings sponsored by HCA corporate to train and support quality improvement, risk management, patient safety, case management, medical staff affairs, and physician relations activities. Quality/Evidence-Based Practice/Patient Safety
        • Promotes consistent, positive patient interactions that advance the agenda of unparalleled patient service.
        • Provides clinical support and guidance in the development and deployment of all quality initiatives designed to increase the practice of evidence-based medicine within HCA facilities. Utilizes outcomes management techniques to monitor and improve care, quality, and safety. Demonstrates commitment and dedication to communicating the importance and precepts of evidence-based practice.
        • Serves as a spokesperson for evidence-based clinical practice, patient safety, and clinical loss prevention to facility leadership and clinicians.
        • Explains and promotes quality initiatives to HCA-affiliated medical staffs and physicians.cmoleadership#LI-MD2Qualifications Education & Experience:
          • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) required
          • Master's degree in business or related field preferred
          • 10+ years of experience in clinical practice required
          • Experience as a CMO (or equivalent) in a large, complex hospital or regional health system preferred Licenses, Certifications, & Training:
            • Board Certified Physician required
            • State medical board licensed required If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. We are actively interviewing so apply today! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Notice Our Company's recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clicking-- here .For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.Apply Now Get job notifications based
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