Medical Director (MD) - Health System
San Diego, CA
Oversees inpatient services with attention to average daily census and length of stay in PACE facilities.
Directs the high-risk patient care team in their management of complex members and implement processes to support end-of-life care as well as appropriate utilization of hospice and palliative care services.
Monitors the performance of physicians with regard to the quality, utilization, and cost of care as well as meeting with physicians and especially outlier physicians as necessary to present such data and ensure compliance with goals and targets.
Analyzes clinical and financial data to develop and refine management activities, investigate and define sources of variation, and ensure conformance with standards and criteria.
Assists in managing and developing an effective network of allied providers.
Works proactively and collaboratively across the organization to ensure overall business objectives are met and supported. Attends various meetings and participates on committees as appropriate contributing ideas for improving efficiency, productivity, and member satisfaction.
Licensed MD or DO in the State of California
Medical leadership or oversight responsibilities, i.e. participation in hospital committees or Chief of Staff
Certificate of added qualification in geriatrics and/or experience in the care of the chronically ill, board certification in Geriatrics preferred
3+ years of clinical inpatient care experience focused on geriatric care