With some of the areas most advanced physicians and clinical teams, the behavioral health hospital offers treatment programs that have been developed to have a profoundly positive impact on the broad range of unique behavioral needs of our aging population.
Hospital is seeking a BC/BE Psychiatrist to assume the role of Medical Director at the hospital.
The hospital serves the adult and senior population in a contemporary, healing environment. We specialize in providing care to individuals struggling with emotional challenges, life changes and behavioral health issues such as anxiety, depression and anger triggered by loss or illness.
The Medical Director position is responsible for providing oversight to and direction of the Utilization Management Program and performing peer reviews as necessary. This individual will interact directly with Psychiatrists, Behavioral Health Providers, and other clinical professionals who consult on various processes and programs.
The Medical Director is part of a leadership team that manages development and implementation of evidence-based treatments and medical expense initiatives and will also advise leadership on health care system improvement opportunities. They are responsible for maintaining the clinical integrity of the program, including timely peer reviews, appeals and consultations with providers and other community-based clinicians
The Medical Director ensures delivery of cost-effective quality care that incorporates recovery, resiliency and person-centered services. Is responsible for Level of Care guidelines and utilization management protocols. Responsible for oversight and management, along with the Clinical Director and Clinical Program Director, utilization review, management and care coordination activities
Provide clinical oversight to the clinical staff, oversee the management of services at all levels of care in the benefit plan. Keep current regarding Evidence Based Practices and treatment philosophies.
Hospital is eager to attract an outstanding leader and will offer a significant/attractive compensation package to entice an exceptional candidate. Relocation assistance provided.