Full-time Physician Advisor - San Antonio, TX

    Tenet Healthcare Corporation
    San Antonio, TX 78201
    Full-time

    Job Description

    Summary

    Responsible for medical staff leadership to the Utilization Management Committee (UMC) and the Case Management (CM) and Health Information Management (HIM)/Clinical Documentation Improvement Departments.
    Leads and promotes processes for patients to receive medically necessary and high quality care throughout the continuum of care.
    Stays abreast of professional best practices and community standards of care.
    Assists Administration in reducing financial risks associated with denials that are due to providing medically unnecessary or preventable services and extended length of stays.

    Qualifications:
    Education

    Doctor of Medicine Degree (M. D. ) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Degree (D. O. ). Prefer advanced degree in Business and/or Health Care Administration.

    Experience

    2 years in a physician leadership role. Prefer Utilization Management and hospital committee chair. Prefer demonstrated ability to work in a collegial role with members of the medical staff and to engage in education to hospital medical staff. Prefer successfully conducted physician to physician discussions with payers.

    Certifications

    Current State MD or DO License and an ABMS (American Board of Medical Specialties) Certification.

    Job: Non-Clinical/Administrative

    Primary Location: San Antonio, Texas

    Facility: Baptist Health System

    Job Type: Full-time

    Shift Type: Days
    Posting ID: 559412284Posted: 2020-06-03