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Market VP, Chief Medical Officer in Tacoma, WA

Company: National Medical Association
Location: Tacoma
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Market VP, Chief Medical Officer in Tacoma, WA Dignity Health Details Posted: 21-Jan-23Location: Tacoma, WashingtonType: Full TimeCategories:Preferred Education: MD/DO Internal Number: 826480AL Market VP, Chief Medical Officer in Tacoma, WA Location Facility: CHI Franciscan Medical Group Address: 2420 South State ST
Tacoma , WA 98405
Opportunity Criteria Specialty: Anesthesiology
Chief Medical Officer
Surgery Candidate Type: MD, DO Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1 Loan Repayment: Salary Range: Employment Type: Bonus Offered: Part of the Virginia Mason Franciscan Health system, we are one of the largest physician-led medical groups in area, with a network of more than 150 primary and specialty care clinics. Summary This key physician leader is responsible for providing leadership and direction to providers and clinical staff in the Anesthesia and Surgical departments within Franciscan Medical Group (FMG), to facilitate and strengthen their efforts to provide high quality, safe and cost-effective healthcare consistent with organizational objectives and best meet the needs of the community. Work includes direct involvement in, or oversight of, activities designed to improve clinical performance and patient safety, achieve timely conversion to evidence-based medicine and ensure compliance with corporate policies/bylaws and regulatory/accreditation requirements. Essential Job Functions Operational Accountability:

  • Participates in, through subordinate directors/managers, the programs, systems, operations and resources of the assigned facility/clinical area(s) to assure the safe and appropriate delivery of diagnostic and therapeutic patient care, achievement of clinical core measurement scores, and to ensure that all activities are conducted in a timely and cost-effective manner and in compliance with organizational values, professional standards, internal policies/standards/procedures and applicable regulatory requirements.
  • Provides oversight with respect to all aspects of patient care within the assigned clinical area(s) and ensures the application of consistent practices relating to clinical/administrative operations, customer service, human resources activities and CHI-FH standards; collaborates with medical staff to develop and implement new clinical systems/programs to enhance existing services and raise the standard of care for the patient population served.
  • Serves as a member of the FMG Leadership team and, as such, provides effective strategic vision, leadership and direction in the overall management of the organization; collaborates with other leadership team members in the common goal of standardization, integration and enhancement of the continuum of services available within designated clinical area(s); participates in the company-wide evaluation of processes and practices to determine the need for change to accommodate shifting business priorities, conditions and objectives. Performance/Quality Improvement:
    • Participates in the development, implementation and evaluation of systems/initiatives/programs to facilitate performance/quality improvements in keeping with strategic objectives and regulatory requirements.
    • Conducts ongoing assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of the assigned clinical areas to better understand/identify future needs and challenges.
    • Evaluates existing systems/programs/priorities and future potential to make recommendations for growth, expansion, new service and solvency of existing services based on market demographics and volume projections. Short and Long-Term Planning:
      • Anticipates and recognizes the evolving factors that affect current/future needs, and participates in the development of strategies/initiatives/programs/projects to support future growth and/or transformational change of clinical areas and address matters such as: provision of new services, standardization of policies/practices across the organization, increasing market share, maximizing revenues, improving efficacy/cost effectiveness of clinical services provided, and enhancing patient outcomes/satisfaction.
      • Presents and gains Leadership Team support for recommendations and participates in project management efforts to develop/implement planning objectives. Resource Management/Budget Administration:
        • Participates in the determination of operating/capital resources needed to accomplish the business objectives of the assigned facility/clinical areas and leads activities and resources in a manner that is fiscally responsible and in accordance with FMG/CHI/CHI-FH policies and standards
        • Participates in the development of the annual operating/capital budget, ensuring alignment/optimization of resources towardachievement of financial goals; e xercises effective cost control by monitoring and directing the adjustment of expenses as necessary to stay within budget.
        • Directs the preparation of complete and accurate financial, budget, activity and productivity information including variance reports, financial projections and other statistical reports; keeps appropriate parties apprised of all issues with potential for budgetary/financial impact. Staff Management and Development:
          • In collaboration with the VPs of Operations, directs and evaluates the work of subordinate management staff in accordance with the content, spirit and intent of applicable internal/external regulations and standards for human resource management.
          • Ensures adequate staffing levels for appropriate coverage to meet budgetary and operational objectives and that staff are qualified and properly trained to perform assigned job duties; makes employment decisions, establishes performance standards and evaluates management staff performance. Business Development/Marketing:
            • Works collaboratively with Marketing/Communications Dept. to develop effective marketing strategies and promotional materials for the clinical areas that are designed to enhance awareness, expand market share and increase revenues.
            • Cultivates and maintains professional relationships with primary customers of the clinical areas including medical directors, physicians, physician groups, patients, supply vendors and external entities to foster opportunities for revenue enhancement, enhanced customer service and to positively impact core clinical measures. Qualifications
              • Requires MD or DO degree with Board Certification in anesthesia or surgical specialty.
              • A record of 10 years of successful clinical practice augmented by 5 years of leadership experience in a hospital system.
              • Employed physician group experience is preferred.
              • Masters degree in healthcare administration is preferred. To inquire about or apply for an opportunity, please contact: providers@dignityhealth.orgWe know that humankindness is powerful medicine. After more than a century of experience, we've learned that modern medicine is more effective when it's delivered with compassion. We are successful because we know that the word care is what makes health care work. At Dignity Health, our humankindness is extended to every member of the team. We take a holistic approach to letting our people know that they truly matter.We chose the name Dignity Health because the value of dignity is woven into the fabric of our culture. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life. We offer a supportive, collegial environment, with a staff that's passionate about bringing the very best practices to patient care. We are an organization committed to facility infrastructure, the latest technology and effective communication. Most of all, ... Show more Show less

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