HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Chief Medical Officer - Mercy Hospital (Miami, FL) in Miami, Florida

Mercy Hospital Miami, FL 33133


http://mercymiami.com/

Size of Hospital: 473 beds

Hospital Overview:

Mercy Hospital has been serving the healthcare needs of South Florida for 60 years. As a comprehensive healthcare facility, Mercy offers a full range of services to the residents of Miami-Dade county and surrounding communities. A 488-bed acute care facility, Mercy Hospital is accredited by Joint Commission. Mercy is affiliated with over 700 physicians representing 27 medical specialties. Its Centers of Excellence include: The Heart Center, the Maternity and Women’s Health Center, the Miami Cancer Center, the Minimally Invasive Institute, the Orthopedics Institute, and the Surgical Weight Loss Center.

As Miami-Dade County’s only Catholic hospital, Mercy Hospital is sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine, Florida and is affiliated with HCA East Florida Division, an HCA affiliate. Since its inception in 1950, Mercy Hospital has maintained its reputation for excellence while following the Catholic tradition of caring for God’s people and providing spiritual support.

Mercy Hospital is dedicated to providing excellent medical care, while remaining true to its mission of caring for the physical and spiritual needs of all the people it serves.

Primary Responsibilities: • Serve as an active member of the Administrative Team. • Champion delivery of quality care as a priority for the Medical Staff. • Develop and coordinate systems/processes for controlling costs related to clinical resource utilization. • As a part of the clinical resource utilization function, develop and provide ongoing oversight for hospitalist services. • Develop and direct medical education programs for the benefit of the Hospital’s Medical Staff and facility. • Serve as a liaison between the Hospital and the Medical Staff. Represent the Hospital objectively and decisively in presenting matters of importance to the Medical Staff. • Participate in all committees and activities appropriate for an active member of the Hospital’s Medical Staff. • Assist in the development and promotion of new products and services for the Hospital. • Manage the functions of the Hospital’s Medical Staff Office, including all aspects of staff appointment/reappointment, the management of Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules and Regulations, and departmental rules and regulations; oversight of Medical Staff departmental and committee functions; oversight of all processes for dealing with disruptive and impaired physicians, and the oversight of all credentialing matters for the Medical Staff. Duties also include the preparation of a Medical Staff newsletter, attendance at meetings of the Medical Executive Committee and Hospital Board as an ex-officio member of each, and ongoing communications – verbal and written – with the Hospital’s Medical Staff. • Ensure that Medical Staff clinical practices followed within the Hospital comply with all local, State, Federal and other regulatory requirements as well as HCA and nationally recognized standards of care. • Participate for the Hospital in community health-related activities and organizations.

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Qualifications:

• Ideally, has been a CMO (or equivalent) in a large, complex hospital or regional health system. • Board certified physician with practice experience. • Graduate degree in business or comparable degree is preferred. • Minimum five years of clinical practice experience. • Experience communicating a vision in a broad range of clinical environments, preferably within an open system. • Management of a complex quality program design and implementation. • Involvement in the implementation of significant clinical practice change. • Leadership of quality improvement initiatives that have resulted in measurably outstanding outcomes and/or shown significant enhancements recently. • Management of multi-disciplinary teams of clinicians and staff. • Licensed by a State Medical Board.

Title: Chief Medical Officer - Mercy Hospital (Miami, FL)

Location: Florida-Miami-Mercy Hospital

Requisition ID: 10202-17170