Physician Advisor

Illinois

Posted on 07/18/2019



Position Details

Type:

Permanent

Industry:

Healthcare / Healthcare Services

Function:

Medical / Health

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)

Education:

Doctorate or Professional Degree

Salary:

Competitive Compensation

Reference ID:

ANNPhyAdvIL

THE HEALTHCARE INITIATIVE

Where Talent Meets Opportunity

 

Physician Advisor

Illinois

 

This position will report to the Medical Director. Clinical review of cases referred by Care Management, Utilization Management, and Social Work departments. Interact with Medical Staff and Medical Directors to discuss the needs of patients and alternative levels of care. Along with the Medical Director, will be a consultant and resource to attending physicians with regards to the decision making process relative to the appropriateness of hospitalization, continued care, and use of resources. Consult Medical Staff on federal and state utilization and quality regulations.

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited medical school
  • Continued Education in Quality/Utilization Review, whether through programs or self-study
  • IL License to practice medicine
  • 5+ years of recent experience in a clinical practice
  • Utilization Management experience in an oversight committee or past Physician Advisor experience required
  • Knowledge of National Medical Criteria      

 

 

Hospital:

Magnet Status, Level 1 Trauma, Not for profit,  Large Medical Center, Nationally Ranked, Premier teaching facility

 

Competitive pay, education assistance, great benefits

 

To Learn More: To apply or schedule a confidential phone conversation, please send your resume (MS WORD format preferred) to Alex.Nicolov@theHealthCareInitiative.com, or call Alex Nicolov at (720) 735-9738. 

 

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