Vice President, Ambulatory Clinical Operations & Population Health
Mount Nittany Health
June 28, 2018
State College, Pennsylvania
Full Time - Experienced
A senior physician-executive position, reporting to the system Chief Medical Officer, is responsible for providing clinical leadership to a rapidly growing ambulatory clinical enterprise that is part of a successful integrated health system. Areas of responsibility include a growing physician group of over 150 high quality providers, as well as leading initiatives in population health and the shift to value-based care. Other areas of focus include new clinical program development and providing the clinical leadership for fostering relationships with payers and other clinical partners. Examples of value-based and population health initiatives include evaluation of bundled payment strategies and clinical development of employee health and wellness programs. The position provides progressive leadership to ensure seamless, integrated care with the intent of executing the triple aim (high quality, high patient satisfaction and low cost) in clinical operations of the physician group. Physician leadership coaching and mentorship are an important element of the job responsibility with the intent of minimizing clinical practice variation and increasing physician accountability. The position has direct reports of the Chief Physician Executive and the Chief Operating Officer of the physician group.
The successful candidate must possess a MD/DO degree and have Board Certification in a medical specialty with a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a physician leader/executive, preferably in a medium or larger size health system
Preferred candidates will also additionally possess a master’s degree in health care management, experience in managing physician group operations and have experience in value-based care models.
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Internal Number: 01.9500
About Mount Nittany Health
Mount Nittany Health, in State College, Pa., provides primary, specialized, emergency and surgical care to the residents of Central Pennsylvania. Mount Nittany Health is the parent organization for: -Mount Nittany Medical Center, a 260-bed acute-care facility offering medical, surgical, diagnostic and community services and -Mount Nittany Physician Group, a group of more than 150 healthcare providers, across more than 30 specialties in 17 convenient locations. The Physician Group has outstanding physician quality in primary care and specialties, with excellent patient satisfaction scores in many areas. We believe that quality care is the cornerstone of our organization. We deliver state-of-the-art care in an environment of safety. We also adhere to--and strive to exceed--national accreditation standards. We recruit the best and brightest employees, currently employing 2,500 skilled healthcare professionals and support staff and set standards for the highest quality in healthcare interactions. State College is located in the beautiful Allegheny Mountains and is the home of Penn State University. Come join us and see why this is Happy Valley!