Physician Advisor, Care Management and Accountable Care - Burlington, Massachusetts

Location:

Burlington, Massachusetts

Description:

As a result of our continued growth and expansion Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, member hospital of Lahey Health, is seeking a dynamic, experienced Physician Advisor. We are seeking an exceptional leader committed to ensuring the highest quality care is continually delivered to our patients.

Based in the Department of Accountable Care, the Physician Advisor, a newly created position, will assist the organization in challenging current physician inpatient practices in order to achieve our desired resource management and quality goals. The position is 80% administrative with the acknowledged need to maintain clinical competency by practice up to 20% within their respective specialty. 

The Physician Advisor is responsible for: managing the efficiency of In-patient care delivered in the organization, developing collaborative, open partnerships with the directors of case management and social work, ensuring proper discharge planning and utilization management for all patients while also ensuring the quality of care provided, developing case management protocols, collaborating with and educating physicians how to reduce length of hospital stay, ensure patients are in the appropriate level of care, and monitoring the appropriate use of diagnostic and therapeutic modalities.

Interested candidates should be Residency Trained, BE/BC, and MA Licensed or eligible. A minimum of 3 years experience gained in such areas as: Managed care, Quality  Assurance/Management, Utilization Review, Resource Management, at the payer or provider level is also required.

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center (LHMC) is a 317-bed, state of the art, Tufts- affiliated Academic Medical Center consistently recognized as one of the best hospitals in the country by local and national publications including Boston Magazine and US News and World Reports. LHMC is the flagship facility of Lahey Health, a progressive and award winning integrated healthcare system which also includes Lahey Hospital Peabody, Beverly Hospital, Addison Gilbert Hospital in Gloucester, Outpatient Centers in Danvers and Lexington, and more than 50 affiliated Primary Care Practices

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is conveniently located in Burlington, a scenic suburb 17 miles northwest of Boston and a short drive to the lakes, mountains, and shores of New England. Massachusetts offers excellent school and academic institutions, abundant cultural opportunities and outdoor activities for every season.

Contact

Interested candidates should forward CV and cover letter to:
David DeLuca
Senior Physician Recruiter
Lahey Health/Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
41 Mall Rd
Burlington, MA 01805
781.744.8646