WVU School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine seeks a board-certified internal medicine physician to serve as Medical Director of Care Management at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV. Previous case management/utilization management experience and knowledge of CMS regulations and reimbursement models is desired. Applicants with a demonstrated leadership role in an academic healthcare system with excellent conflict resolution and negotiation skills are encouraged to apply.
The Medical Director of Care Management will provide collaborative guidance to the care management department as well as hospital administration and the medical school. Responsibilities will include knowledge and oversight of utilization, managed care issues and operational and compliance matters. This position will also establish working relationships with care managers, social workers, staff RN's, attending and resident physicians and other healthcare professionals. The Medical Director is a key member of the organization's leadership team and will be charged with assisting the hospital in meeting goals of length of stay, reimbursement, operational efficiency, regulatory compliance and throughput.
U.S. News & World Report ranked West Virginia University Hospitals in Morgantown #1 in the state for the last two years. WVUH provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. WVU Healthcare has also broken ground on a three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility to help address the growing demand for services.
Forbes recently ranked Morgantown as one of the Best Small Metros in America. Our area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.
Interested candidate should submit a detailed curriculum vitae and letter of interest to Laura Blake, Director of Physician Recruitment, at firstname.lastname@example.org . Position will remain open until filled.
WVU is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.