Medical Director
at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 6/10/2017

Job Description



Job:  Physician

Organization:  Adventist Health System Corporate Office

Shift:  Adventist Health System - Courtland

Job Posting:  Full-time

If you want to be a part of a place that provides nothing less than extraordinary compassionate care, then Adventist Health System is the place for you!
We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a Medical irector position that will be based in our Population Health department.  This position is based in the East Florida Region.
This position has the opportunity to be responsible for leading, guiding, and supporting the development and implementation of new clinical capabilities, protocols, and pathways consistent with Population Health Management across the East Florida Region provider system and associated physician networks.
Specific job duties include:
  • Serves as point of integration for various EFR PHM initiatives
  • Serves as Medical Director for Florida Care Network (separate job description)
  • Serves as Medical Director for Florida Memorial Health Network (separate job description)
  • Serves as a regional link to FHCA’s medical management department
  • Leads the development and adoption of cost effective clinical protocols for high cost/high utilization conditions across the EFR
  • Assist the provider system in developing programs to reduce inpatient utilization and avoid readmissions. Provides expert medical opinion and analysis that will contribute to establishing standards for quality assurance, disease management, complex case management, and chronic disease management.
  • Primary physician champion for all EFR PHM Activities
  • Counsels physicians, or meets with leaders of physician groups, on performance improvement with respect to PHM activities and targets including the adoption and implementation of quality and disease management metrics
  • Assists in the development of provider system-based disease management programs. Including setting performance metrics in care management and in issues relating to regulatory oversight impacting patient care
  • Assists the EFR executive leadership in setting and articulating the population health management vision and gaining commitment of internal and external providers
  • Provides medical leadership to the regional network operations team and assists in development of the overall EFR provider network strategy
  • Functions as a liaison for clinical issues between network providers and the administrative arms of the organization, including the FHCE, FCN, FMHN, and FH facilities
  • Serves as a reginal “connector” to PHSO activities, such as care management, and PHSO leadership 

Education Requirements:

  • M.D. / D.O. degree from an accredited program, required.

Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum of ten years of medical practice (includes training), required.
  • Minimum of five years clinical leadership experience in a health plan, large integrated medical group, or large healthcare delivery system 
If this position sounds like a great match for your skills set and experience, please apply online now!

Job Snapshot

About Us

About Adventist Health System

Who We Are

We are one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.

Who You Are

You are a compassionate, talented professional who wants to work in an environment where you can live out your faith and your values. You are excited about being part of a team that uses the latest technology and medical research to ensure patients receive quality care, but who also recognize that great care is always personal. You enjoy going out of your way to make each patient and their family feel special, and are passionate about guiding them toward optimal health.

Our Community

Our community is global and so is our reach. From coordinating medical mission trips in Ethiopia to planting school gardens in Florida, we are constantly seeking ways to go beyond hospital walls in improving the health of our communities. As a member of our team, you will be encouraged to use your talents in fun, meaningful ways that bring joy and healing to people around the world.

Our Mission

Part of this worldwide network, Adventist Health System was founded in 1973 to support and strengthen the Seventh-day Adventist health care organizations in the Southern and Southwestern regions of the United States. Today it is a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction, comprised of 46 hospital campuses and nearly 77,000 employees.

Although separated by geography, each of our facilities is united by the mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Today we continue the tradition of whole-person care by practicing and sharing CREATION Health, a blueprint for living a healthy, happy life based on the principles given in the Bible’s creation story: Choice, Rest, Environment, Activity, Trust, Interpersonal relationships, Outlook and Nutrition.

We provide comprehensive benefits, training and advancement opportunities. We care for our employees as well as we care for our patients.