Physician Advisor, Case Management
Harris Health System - Houston, TX

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Physician Advisor, Case Management

YOU CAN DO MORE WITH YOUR CAREER, EXPERIENCE HARRIS HEALTH SYSTEM The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 16 community health centers, seven school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals. Physician conducts clinical review on cases referred by case management staff and/or other health care professionals in accordance with the hospitals objectives for assuring quality patient care and effective, efficient utilization of health care services, and to meet regulatory requirements. Meets with case management and health care team members to discuss selected cases and makes recommendations for care. Interacts with medical staff members and medical directors of third party payers to discuss the needs of patient and alternative levels of care. Acts as consultant and resources to attending physicians regarding their decisions relative to appropriateness of hospitalization, continued stay, and use of resources. Acts as consultant and resource to the medical staff regarding federal and state utilization and quality regulations.We offer exceptional benefits! * Relocation assistance * Generous Paid Time Off * Comprehensive medical coverage for employees and their families * Dental and Vision plans * Life insurance * 401(k) and 457 Retirement plan * Tuition reimbursement For immediate consideration, please contact Susan Wilson: Susan.Wilson@harrishealth.org or apply online: www.harrishealth.org Ph: 713-566-6447

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