Geriatric Medicine Associate Medical Director (Providence ElderPlace - Oregon)
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Facility Name: Providence ElderPlace - Oregon
Location Name: Portland, OR
Brand Name: Providence Health & Services
Provider Profession: Physician/Surgeon
Medical Specialty: Family Medicine
Medical Specialty: Geriatric Medicine
Medical Specialty: Internal Medicine
Medical Specialty: Palliative Care
Job Setting: Medical Clinic
Type of Role: Clinical
Type of Role: Medical Director
Schedule: Full Time
Portland, Oregon - Seeking an experienced physician leader to serve as Associate Medical Director for Providence ElderPlace, a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly. Full-time position; 80% administrative, 20% clinical. The leader in this position will provide clinical oversight of physicians, help manage the primary care providers and offer consultation to all clinicians and administrators within the program. Responsible for development, revision, and implementation of clinical policies and provider EHR workflows, assist with quality care and appropriate utilization of healthcare resources for frail older adults. The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with older adults with complex medical needs, be board certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine, additional certification in Geriatric Medicine and/or Palliative Medicine is preferred, and will have a minimum of two years of demonstrated leadership experience with an understanding of managed care environment. Enjoy meaningful work and outstanding quality of life in the heart of the Pacific Northwest.
Providence ElderPlace is the only PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) model of care in Oregon. With eight conveniently located centers in the Portland area, Providence ElderPlace provides and coordinates all of the care services necessary for seniors to remain active in the community. Our exceptional employees maintain Providence's high standards of care while fostering independence for older adults.
Portland has a metro population over two million, but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national "livability" contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a "bastion of good living" and "one of our national capitals of cool." With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyoneespecially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.
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