Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC) is recruiting for ARMC Associate Chief Medical Officer/Designated Institutional Official (DIO) - Contract* who will provide oversight and administration of the Graduate Medical Education (GME) department at the medical center. This position directs accreditation and regulatory activities and serves as a consultant for GME program staff directing and managing program review process, regularly assessing the quality of the program, the performance of the residents, program improvement, overseeing Department of Medical Education budget and serving as the liaison with ACGME and related organizations to ensure readiness for all institutional reviews.
In addition, the position will provide support to primary care practice teams using the patient-centered model of care such as Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH), Home Health (HH) and Behavioral Health Integration Initiatives (BHI); work with teams to develop education initiatives; support and implement new Quality Improvement (QI) services; research, inform and guide Quality Control (QC) teams; understand, utilize and teach the Plan, Do, Study, Act (PDSAs) model; serve as a physician champion for electronic health initiatives; ensure medical students, residents and program directors are aware and embrace ARMC's pillars, County policies, procedures and employment rules; work in collaboration with the ARMC Medical Director and share Administrative Call duties with the Administrative Team and serve as a member of the ARMC Institutional Review Board (IRB) and participate in Root Cause Analysis (RCA).
This recruitment will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applications are received. A priority deadline for the first review of applications has been set for Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 5:00 PM. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible in order to be included in the initial screening. This recruitment may close at any time without notice after the first review date.
License: Must possess valid Physician's and Surgeon's License issued by the State of California without restrictions and in good standing.
Experience: Three (3) years of experience as a senior physician or healthcare management leader in an academic medical center or complex teaching hospital, which included oversight of an ACGME education program and experience in a leadership role for a medical staff organization or hospital administrative team..
The ideal candidate will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and have clear knowledge of graduate medical education and current issues on Health Care Reform. Additionally, the candidate will establish and maintain positive rapport with policy makers, hospital management, staff, physicians and the public.
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