Director, Medical Staff Relations Opportunity for an experienced medical staff director to practice in a highly regarded medical group in Northern California, located between San Francisco and Sacramento and 30 minutes from Napa wine country.
The Ideal Candidate
5 – 7 years relative experience
Highly Competitive Compensation Packages
This Director is accountable for the management, coordination, and supervision of all activities within the following departments: Medical Staff Office and libraries for NorthBay Healthcare Group which includes the Hospitals, Medical Practices/Group, and the free standing Ambulatory Surgery Center. This includes oversight of the medico-legal aspects of the medical staff service, and compliance with accreditation and regulatory requirements (i.e., The Joint Commission (TJC), Accreditation Association for Ambulatory HealthCare Inc. (AAAHC), National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Institute for Medical Quality (IMQ), and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) in regards to medical staff functions. Responsible for coordination and oversight of the Medical Staff Services Department, including physician and allied health practitioner credentialing and re-credentialing, , focused professional practice evaluation management, meeting management, flow of information from medical staff committees through the Medical Executive Committee, Medical Practices Credentialing Peer Review Committee, Medical Advisory Committee, Operating Committee and/or the Governing Board as appropriate. Maintains a working knowledge of the medical staff bylaws, rules and regulations, and policies and keeps the medical staff updated on all changes. Responsible for establishing, contributing to, and maintaining continuity in the development, and implementation of standards and regulations applicable to the medical staff, related to credentialing, quality, and administrative functions. Provides consultative expertise to the medical staff and administration on options and actions to meet those standards. Develops and maintains the Continuing Medical Education program to include compliance with accreditation requirements. Responsible for budgetary management. Provides supervisory oversight of the Medical Services staff to achieve meeting the mission, vision, and goals of NorthBay Healthcare Group.
Bachelor Degree in healthcare or business related field required, Master Degree preferred.
Certified Professional Medical Services Management (CPMSM), preferred. Must obtain within 3 years of hire.
Seven years of experience as a medical staff professional with three years of experience in managing/directing a Medical Staff Services department.Continuing Medical Education (CME) program experience, to include maintenance of education program, and compliance with CMA/IMQ Accreditation requirements, preferred.
Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills.
Must possess leadership ability and high professional standards.
Interpersonal Skills - The NorthBay Way is a set of value-based behaviors that are to be consistently demonstrated and role modeled by all employees that work at NorthBay Healthcare. The NorthBay Way principles consist of Caring, Communication, Collaboration, and Competence.
Must have strong computer skills, experience with Word and Excel programs. Strong database skills.
Ability to organize, prioritize, and manage multiple tasks and projects and follows through to ensure tasks and projects are completed.
Strong attention to detail and considerable concentration skills.
Ability to handle confidential information, as appropriate.
Ability to use initiative and judgment when making decisions.
Must be customer focused.
Strong knowledge of regulatory process required (TJC, NCQA, AAAHC, CDPH, IMQ, CMS)
Internal Number: Med Staff Director
About NorthBay Healthcare
NorthBay Healthcare is a 2-hospital, multi-Primary Care and Specialty Care Clinic facility located in Solano County. You’ll love our passion for your compassion.At NorthBay Healthcare we believe in the idea that healthcare should still care. That’s why we’ve created an environment that cultivates your commitment to compassionate care and allows it—and you—to flourish. In fact, our philosophy of being as passionate about you, as you are for what you do, has earned us one of the highest levels of employee satisfaction in the industry. We’re hoping it’s earned us your trust as well. For more information about us, or our opportunities in Fairfield and Vacaville, visit www.Northbay.org.NorthBay Healthcare. You’ll love it here.