Hospital Chief Medical Officer CMO

A fantastic career opportunity for Chief Medical Officer CMO is now available with reputable nonprofit hospital in greater Central Coast of California. If you enjoy sunny and warm weather with variety options of outdoor activities, wineries, restaurants and the coast, look no further!

The Chief Medical Officer CMO will be collaborating with other Executives of the hospital in regards to quality improvement development, motivation of leadership in medical staff and ability to conduct meetings effectively. The Chief Medical Officer CMO will need current knowledge of issues related to hospital, clinics, and outpatient services including The Joint Commission, legal issues, Medicare, Medi-Cal, CCAH and other payers.

The Chief Medical Officer CMO will be developing data tools to evaluate clinical outcomes so understanding of Healthcare Information Technology is required. The Chief Medical Officer CMO should have experience with EMR implementations, training and/or experience in Medical Management, Healthcare Law, and/or Quality Improvement with completion of physician executive leadership coursework and management skills training is expected.

The Chief Medical Officer CMO will be responsible to design effective clinical practice patterns and Clinical protocols to decrease inappropriate utilization and enhance quality outcomes with current knowledge of hospital clinical quality, benchmarking, and best practices. The Chief Medical Officer CMO will manage strategic planning, budgeting, management and goal setting with familiarity with medical staff organization, credentialing, bylaws, rules, and regulations, regulatory and accreditation standards and the issues and principles of healthcare laws and regulation.

The ideal Chief Medical Officer CMO candidate should have MD or DO with Board Certification and Master’s Degree in Business Administration or Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration preferred.  The Chief Medical Officer CMO should have 8 years of practice experience along with 5 years of senior management or CMO experience in a Healthcare setting is preferred. Professional license to practice medicine in California as well as active DEA number required.

The Chief Medical Officer will be part of a progressive team of healthcare professionals who truly care about providing the best quality of service to the surrounding community. The CMO will receive excellent benefit packages with competitive salary for the location.