Medical Director, Population Health and Post-Acute Care
Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
Location: San Diego, California
Type: Full Time
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 1
Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group is seeking a Medical Director, Population Health and Post-Acute Care.
In conjunction with the Chief Medical Officer and Sharp Rees-Stealy Division leadership, the Medical Director serves as the physician leader of strategic programs designed to improve clinical outcomes through coordination of clinical operations, information systems, administrative departments, physician leadership, and physician practices. The individual will develop, plan, and implement programs to support quality improvement strategies, disease management programs, population health initiatives, and care coordination through the continuum of care. The Medical Director is responsible for measurable improvements in clinical quality as defined by external metrics and internally defined metrics.
The individual must possess excellent time management and organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task. Flexible and dynamic, a creative problem solver, this self-starting candidate will exhibit a high level of professionalism, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, that allows them to lead and work effectively with a team of dynamic and unique individuals. The position also requires an ability to drive performance improvement efforts and expert data acumen.
California licensed, board-certified physician
Experience in a leadership position required with a minimum of 5 years in clinical practice.
Must have experience managing geriatric patients
Understanding of external reporting agencies such as CMS, IHA AMP (Integrated Healthcare Association, Align. Measure. Perform.) , and health plans as well as regulatory bodies such as DMHC (Dept. of Managed Health Care).
Knowledge and experience in managed care organizations including familiarity with quality improvement, utilization management and disease management.
Proven ability to manage performance improvement projects in quality, utilization or disease management.
Superior negotiation, diplomacy and meeting facilitation skills.
Strong results orientation with ability to oversee practical, solution-driven initiatives and human resource processes that add value to the business and patient care.
Outstanding communication skills with the ability to develop relationships and trust among key stakeholders.
Live and work in San Diego, California boasting miles of sandy beaches, incredible weather, major attractions, amazing outdoor activities and one of the most popular tourist destinations on the West Coast. San Diego is family friendly, with a diverse geography delivering a multitude of housing options and top-rated school districts.
About the Group:
Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group is one of the largest, most comprehensive medical groups in San Diego County, with 19 locations offering services such as primary and specialty care, laboratory, physical therapy, radiology, pharmacy and urgent care.
Founded in 1923, SRSMG was San Diego’s first multi-specialty medical group. Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group has more than 600 physicians, 100 advanced practice providers and 2,800 staff members representing virtually every field of medicine dedicated to delivering the extraordinary level of caring called ‘The Sharp Experience’. ‘The Sharp Experience’ combines clinical excellence, advanced technology and patient- and family-centered care.
As one of the largest, most comprehensive medical groups in San Diego County, our 19 locations offer services such as primary and specialty care, laboratory, physical therapy, radiology, pharmacy and urgent care.
Founded in 1923, Sharp Rees-Stealy has more than 600 physicians and 2,800 staff members who represent virtually every field of medicine. Our mission at Sharp Rees-Stealy is to improve the health of our community through a caring partnership of patients, physicians and employees. Our goal is to offer quality services that set community standards and exceed expectations in a caring, convenient, affordable and accessible manner. We are also dedicated to Sharp HealthCare's mission and delivering the extraordinary level of care called The Sharp Experience, which combines clinical excellence, advanced technology and patient- and family-centered care.