Physician - Southlands Primary Care:
Centura Health

Centura Health
Aurora Colorado

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Job Description/Job Posting ID: 113988

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The Centura Health Physician Group (CHPG) Medical Director is responsible to provide clinical and managerial health care leadership, problem-solve, communicate and strategically plan the development of the medical staff and clinic. The Medical Director is also responsible to confirm compliance of medical staff with all state and federal requirements. The Medical Director interacts with the corresponding Clinic Administrator and Assistant Administrator, the CHPG Operating Group Medical Director and indirectly with the Chief Medical Officer, and the facility administration. This position reports to CHPG Operating Group Medical Director and will work collaboratively to develop and maintain state wide alignment across CHPG practices where applicable.  In concert with your DYAD partner, the Medical Director will be responsible for driving cost efficiencies across assigned region as well as working with practices to optimize patient satisfaction, quality metrics and provider engagement.



  • Coordinates medical staff activities to maintain state and federal regulatory standards.

  • Physician Performance Oversight:

    Physician Patient Satisfaction

    Physician performance management and behavioral refinement

    Quality and Peer Review Oversight as it interfaces with CHPG processes

    Address patient complaints as they relate to the providers

    Oversees the physician monitoring process to provide adequate information for physicians’ re-credentialing and ensure patient safety

  • Participate in compliance programs

  • Attends CHPG meetings as defined by CMO and Operating Group Medical Director




    Functions as a liaison between practice providers and CHPG and Centura leadership by working collaboratively with the Operating Group Medical Director and administrative partners.  Focus is to ensure optimal clinic operations and communication regarding practice opportunities, concerns, decisions and planning.  Addresses concerns of medical staff in appropriate administrative meetings and through administrative team. Resolves issues promptly and completely.


  • Operations Improvement:


    Participate in strategic planning for designated clinic(s) and sponsoring facilities

    Advise in development of integration practices between clinic, facility, home health, or other appropriate division

    Participate in the development and implementation of electronic medical record

    Participate and lead system-wide initiatives e.g. Colorado Health Neighborhood

    Rapid Cycle Change Implementation regarding quality and operational re-design

  • Support integration of Centura initiatives across the continuum of care



  • In conjunction with CHPG strategy drive utilization management

  • Partnering with the Senior Operational executive to created budget plans with a goal of cost containment



  • Physician Staff Development:

    Monitor provider capacity and identify current or future needs for full-time or part-time physician positions

    Actively participate in physician recruiting

    On-boarding and mentoring of new physicians to include appropriate on-boarding activity

    Annual Physician Performance Assessment utilizing current accepted process

    Ensure appropriate clinical supervision of midlevel providers



  • Participates in professional organizations, local committees and CME events in order to stay abreast of change and opportunities in the medical industry

  • Maintains working relationships with other physician clinic programs

  • Participate in Strategic Planning at the system wide and local level

  • Identify new technologies and treatment modalities and implement within strategic plan



  • Participates actively in community associations promoting a positive image of the physician clinic and serves as a team player in organizational marketing and strategic planning programs.


    *This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties.  Employee may perform other related duties as assigned


Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 

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