As a faith-based organization, it is the intention of AdventHealth to identify and employ executive leaders who are professionally competent and who provide leadership that is consistent with our mission. It is required that the candidate serve the mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ and demonstrateproficiency in the AdventHealth executive leadership competencies.
We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a Chief Medical Officer (CMO) position for AdventHealthRedmond located in Rome, GA.
The CMO/Medical Director represents the medical leadership for AdventHealth Redmond, its staff, patients, and the community. The performance of the CMO/Medial Director sets the stage and example for all aspects of the delivery of medical services. The CMO/Medical director currently serves as the executive sponsor for the hospital program and had direct reporting relationships for Medical Staff, Administrative Improvement, Infection Prevention, Pharmacy and Graduate Medical Education.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Participate and regularly meet with administration to evaluate progress of physicians and hospital-based physician programs.
Assist in the professional development and growth of individual providers.
Assists the Regulatory officer and regularly reviews TJC standard policies, procedures, and medical protocols regarding patient care.
Provides guidance to hospital-based physician program services to include policies, personnel, services, quality assurance monitoring, and education.
Regularly assess hospital medical staff perceptions and needs of the program to assure a harmonious working relationship, provides leadership to practitioners resulting in overall hospital improvement by:
Encouraging teamwork and participation
Assisting in any necessary face to face or phone interviews, recruitment, placement, counseling, or termination of physicians
Orienting new providers and monitoring their ongoing compliance with policies and procedures
Responsible for receiving, investigating and settling in conjunction with the President of the Medical Staff, all grievances or questions of policy concerning and/or raised by medical providers/physician extenders.
Review, investigate, manage, and report all complaints concerning physician staff arising from patients, medical staff, or administration. Appropriate complaint disposition will follow medical staff policies regarding professionalism, provider health and bylaws.
Regularly attend other medical staff committees
Work closely with COO/CEO to achieve the hospital’s goals for contract stability and optimal contract management.
Provides overall medical leadership to all medical staff members.
Work cooperatively and supportively with the administration and physicians to assure services are available, cost effective, meeting quality and regulatory guidelines.
Supervises and assists Risk Manager in ongoing monitoring and compliance of the hospital’s risk management program.
Interacts with the hospital medical staff and specialists to assure appropriate and timely patient care, patient transfers, and patient referrals.
Reporting responsibilities for the Quality Department, with focus on CMS Star Rating, Leapfrog Safety Score and Mortality reporting. Includes oversight of TJC Disease Specific Certifications in CHF, AMI, Total Joint Replacement, Stroke, Spine. Review of registry outcomes for AMI, CathPCI, TAVR, LAAO, STS. Engage with the medical staff, as needed, for Performance Improvement activities.
Work with Infection Prevention to prevent Hospital Acquired infections, participate in detailed case analysis, as needed.
Lead the Professional Practice Evaluation Committee in multispecialty peer review, OPPE & FPPE activities, appropriate by service line.
Reporting responsibilities for the Pharmacy and operational support
Executive oversight of Graduate Medical Education (DIO, Internal Medicine and Transitional Year), ensuring ACGME accreditation standards are maintained.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND LICENSURE REQUIRED:
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Knowledge of Hospital Medical Staff Operations
Knowledge of Hospital Medical Staff and Medical Executive Committee Function
Ability to interact and facilitate communication between health care professionals and Healthcare Administration
Board Certification by ABMS recognized Board
Active GA Medical Licensure
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND LICENSURE PREFERRED:
Experience on Medical Staff Governance and Credentialing
Experience in Clinical Practice Management
If this position sounds like a great match for your skills set and experience, please apply online now!
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.