Arlington, TX US
Institute for Population Healt
Area of Interest:
Texas Health Resources System Services
The physician advisor is a physician serving the system through teaching, consulting and advising both the care transition management department and the hospital on matters regarding physician practice patterns, over and under-utilization of resources, patient flow, medical necessity, compliance rules and regulations, collaborative and relationships with payors and the community. The physician advisor is a key member of the organization’s leadership team charged with meeting goals of cost and quality.
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
•Graduate of accredited Medical School
•Minimum of 5 years experience in hospital medicine in acute care setting
• Prior experience with third party payors preferred
•Licensure to practice medicine in Texas. Board certification preferred
•Demonstrated ability to establish positive, collaborative relationships with physicians, managers and hospital staff is essential
•Well-developed ability to prioritize and simultaneously manage multiple projects
•Exceptional computer skills. Knowledge of Milliman or other commercial medical necessity products preferred
This is a system position.