Medical Director

Employer
Indian Health Service
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Apr 22, 2019
Closes
Apr 22, 2019
Ref
59863116
Hours
Full Time
Medical Director Location: Kotzebue, AK Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov Salary Range: $318,000 to $358,000 / Per Year Open Period: 1/1/2019 to 6/1/2019 Summary: Maniilaq Association provides a wonderful professional opportunity for employment. It is a unique opportunity to work together with intriguing people who are balancing the preservation of their traditional language and customs while implementing the knowledge and skills necessary to provide quality service. Responsible for directing all administrative and clinical aspects of the Medical Services Division. This position is a member of the Maniilaq Board of Directors Health Center Committee and MHC Executive Leadership Team. The Medical Director works closely with other MHC directors to coordinate services and to ensure services are of the highest quality. Reports directly to the Health Services Administrator. Supervises the medical staff and office employees. Provides clinical duties as necessary. Duties: * Provides leadership and general oversight of medical services at Maniilaq Health Center and the eleven village clinics. * Recommends and assures compliance with policies, procedures, bylaws, processes of privileging/credentialing, and standards of care that are conducive to the provision of high quality medical services and that comply with Joint Commission standards, state and federal licensure or regulations, Medicare, Medicaid, Indian Health Services requirements, and other regulations, guidelines, requirements,, and statutes as applicable . * Ensures clinical coverage systems to ensure effective and safe delivery of care. * Responsible for oversight of recruitment, selection and hiring of the permanent and locums' medical staff. * Reviews and recommends credentialing and privileging of providers to the Medical Staff and Governing Body. * Assures provision of clinical orientation/mentoring of new providers, collaborative agreements for physician's assistants and paramedics, clinical supervision of mid-levels required by Joint Commission, signing nursing and health aid standing orders, and health aid licenses. * Responsible for development and management of medical services operating budget. * Provides oversight of peer review process and clinical performance improvement indicators, including ORYX and GPRA. * Attends or delegates Qualifications: * MD or DO Credentialed and Privileged at Maniilaq Medical Center. * Minimum of two years post Residency clinical work experience. One year supervisory experience preferred. * Elected by the Medical Staff of Maniilaq Health Center and ratified by the Hospital Administrator. * Demonstrates excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Work Type: Permanent, Full Announcement #: 2019:OTZ-008 Medical Director Who May Apply? All Groups of Qualified Individuals Get Details & Apply: https://www.maniilaq.org/careers Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov Contact Please use the following information to get more information about or apply for this job posting. Name: Greene, Jeanne IHS Headquarters, Indian Health Service, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857 - Find a Mail Stop Office Mail Stops Office of Clinical and Preventive Services - 08N34 A&B Office of the Director - 08E37A Office of the Director/Congressional and Legislative Affairs Staff - 08E37A Office of the Director/Diversity Management and Equal Employment Opportunity Staff - 08E61 Office of the Director/Executive Secretariat Staff - 08E86 Office of the Director/Public Affairs Staff - 08E73 Office of Direct Service and Contracting Tribes - 08E17 Office of Environmental Health and Engineering - 10N14C Office of Finance and Accounting - 10E54 Office of Human Resources - 11E53A Office of Information Technology - 07E57B Office of Management Services - 09E70 Office of Public Health Support - 09E10D Office of Resource Access and Partnerships - 10E85C Qualifications: * MD or DO Credentialed and Privileged at Maniilaq Medical Center. * Minimum of two years post Residency clinical work experience. One year supervisory experience preferred. * Elected by the Medical Staff of Maniilaq Health Center and ratified by the Hospital Administrator. * Demonstrates excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Work Type: Permanent, Full Announcement #: 2019:OTZ-008 Medical Director Who May Apply? All Groups of Qualified Individuals Get Details & Apply: https://www.maniilaq.org/careers Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov Contact Please use the following information to get more information about or apply for this job posting. Name: Greene, Jeanne IHS Headquarters, Indian Health Service, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857

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