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MIDOC, Assistant Medical Director

Company: Wellpath
Location: Lansing
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people - our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to "Always Do The Right Thing!"

Overview

The Assistant Program Medical Director will understand and effectively communicate and abide by the applicable standards and requirements, the contracting agency and the security regulations of the institutions to which assigned as well as supervise and provide care which meet or exceed the constitutional requirements of access to care, right to a professional medical judgment and right to care that is ordered.

Qualifications

Education:

  • MD/DO from an accredited university.

Experience:
  • Experience in Family Practice, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine or Public Health preferred.

Licenses/Certifications:
  • Must obtain and maintain current licensure within the states as required, accrediting and contracting agency.
  • Maintains a current DEA number.
  • Must maintain privileges.
  • Maintains CME requirements for continued medical practice in each State.
Responsibilities

  • Recruit, retain, and develop the provider team;
  • Provide clinical oversight to the facility medical programs, accrediting and contracting agency;
  • Manage formulary and non-formulary medication;
  • Monitor medical provider documentation for audit compliance. Provide regular feedback to providers to improve performance and reduce penalties.
  • Work closely with utilization management team to manage offsite trips;
  • Serve as supervising physician for mid-level positions based at regional office;
  • Perform annual reviews for providers based in home office;
  • Collaborate, communicate and coordinate with the Program Medical Director, providers and other teams in responsibilities which include but are not limited to: Continuous Quality Improvement, Healthcare related patient grievances, Infection control, and Utilization management of inpatient and outpatient services, laboratory and deploying clinical initiatives.
  • Understand, utilize and monitor Chronic Care Clinics that assure compliance, accrediting and contracting agencies.
  • Provides direct patient care where needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

Keywords: Wellpath, Lansing , MIDOC, Assistant Medical Director, Other , Lansing, Michigan

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