Physician Director, Hospitalist
ID# 005254
Job Location
Davita Medical Group
1120 W Washington Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90015
United States
North America
Category Physician
Specialist Type Hospitalist
Work Schedule Full-Time
Preferred Languages English

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Job Description
DaVita Medical Group is looking for a Full-Time Hospitalist Medical Director to lead one of our largest employed hospitalist programs in Los Angeles. This high-profile position will include responsibility for over 14 full-time clinicians as well indirect management of an inpatient care management team and administrative staff. The Medical Director will interact closely with both regional and hospital leadership to manage a highly evolved population health model that is at the forefront of care delivery, and has ownership for quality and operational metrics related to inpatient care at the hospital system.

DaVita Medical Group offers competitive pay with financial incentives for yielding strong metrics on quality care. If you're looking to join a physician-led community that is making a difference in healthcare, DaVita Medical Group is the place for you. Our initial on-line application process will take you less than two minutes to complete!

Position Details
* 50% Administrative, 50% clinical
* Hospital-based
* Reports to Regional Inpatient and High-risk Director
* Direct oversight of all employed and contracted hospitalist clinicians
* Must work collaboratively with clinical, operational, and case management leadership to achieve clearly defined metrics related to utilization, quality, and outcomes
* Strong interest in onboarding and developing new hospitalists and understanding of hospital operations are key attributes to success in this position

About Us
DaVita Medical Group manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Nevada, New Mexico, Florida, Colorado and Washington in its pursuit to deliver excellent-quality health care in a dignified and compassionate manner. As of June 30, 2016 DaVita Medical Group (formerly HealthCare Partners) provided integrated care management for approximately 760,000 patients. DaVita Medical Group's leadership development initiatives and social responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu.

We are committed to bringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking a leading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to assure quality, access, and affordable care for all.

If you're looking to make a difference with a large, financially stable, well-recognized medical group, DaVita Medical Group may be the employer for you.
Job Requirements
* 5+ years in a leadership role over a large hospitalist program or equivalent
* Strong clinical training including ongoing practice
* Unrestricted CA State Medical License (or willing to obtain if out of state)
* Current CA DEA certificate required prior to start date
* Board Certified in Internal or Family Medicine

* FHM or SFHM status
* Advanced degree in management or fellowship training a plus
* Track record of change management and driving outcomes
* Understanding of managed care operations including IPAs, ACOs, full-risk contracting models or equivalent
Contact Information

Davita Medical Group

Tyler Denstad

El Segundo CA 90245

United States

Main Phone (310) 719-8578

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