Clinical Director at Comagine Health in Salt Lake City, Utah

Posted in Other 9 days ago.

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Job Description

Together with our partners, Comagine Health works to improve health and create a better health care system so that people and communities will flourish.

Accountable to the Chief Clinical Officer and project leads, the Clinical Director, SQI provides:

  • Clinical and technical expertise to support a variety of Systemwide Quality Improvement projects and initiatives related to patient safety, practice transformation and community engagement. Specific activities may include academic detailing, serving as a subject matter expert presenter, support designing quality improvement and system transformation projects, stakeholder engagement

  • Input and support to operational policies and procedures to appropriate project leads regarding clinical or technical issues, including coordination with other clinical experts as needed.

  • Representation as the medical contact between Comagine Health and clients, providers, facilities, medical associations, and professional organizations

  • Clinical expertise and community linkages to support business development opportunities

What you'll be doing for us:

Assists with delivery of SQI services

  • Participates in the strategic development of SQI projects, and the execution of such projects

  • Performs quality improvement consulting with different healthcare settings

  • Assists with the recruitment of health care clinics/providers into projects

  • Supports SQI teams on problem-solving by bringing to bear clinical experience and quality improvement expertise in health care settings

  • Participates in program development, review and evaluation

Provides clinical technical expertise for contract-related projects appropriate to the needs of the contract tasks

  • Accessible and courteous to staff members seeking consultation; works collaboratively with all staff members

  • Responsive to the needs of various contracts and project managers to provide technical and/or clinical expertise

  • Possesses an appropriate foundation of knowledge for consultation and other activities

Provides leadership in clinical outreach activities involving the relationship of Comagine Health to the healthcare community

  • Provides clinical quality improvement presentations when appropriate to specialty and audience

  • Represents Comagine Health as a senior leader in the community; provide local senior level visibility at specific meetings and events and participates in statewide meetings of clinical providers as a representative of Comagine Health

  • Maintains and further enhances stakeholder relationships through ongoing contact with key organizations, physicians, and others

Assists with the development of internal staff

  • Educates internal staff as needed in clinical areas, and/or quality improvement activities

  • Provides appropriate feedback to appropriate Directors and other executives about the performance of members of their respective team

  • Participates in all staff meetings when possible, and in contract-related and special project meetings as needed

Required Skills

What would make you a strong fit for our role:

  • Familiarity with QI methodologies and change management strategies in health care organizations.

  • Experience implementing QI initiatives in clinical settings

  • Expertise in regulatory, accreditation, and certification environment affecting physicians and health systems.

  • Experience participating with local/state health care agencies/ coalitions/professional organizations community-based organizations/and/or boards in the State of Utah preferred

Required Experience

Required Experience:

  • MD/MO in a related field

  • Current, active, unrestricted M.D. or D.O. licensure in Utah

  • 8 years of clinical experience

  • 3 years of managerial or supervisory experience

  • Current expertise in Infection Prevention and/or Substance Use Disorder medicine preferred

  • Primary care and/or hospital-based care, and exposure to multiple sites of practice are preferred

Job Location

Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

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