Medical Director of Advisory Services
A Highly Visible Role in the Hospital
For those considering a future as a physician executive, this role is an excellent professional development opportunity! As a Medical Director of Advisory Services, you will work elbow-to-elbow with physicians, staff, hospital leadership, and utilization management personnel to provide direct education and support in key areas including patient status, clinical documentation, compliance, and utilization management (UM).
Our physician advisors are trained in best practice clinical documentation and workflows, concurrent, secondary reviews, and performance improvement. This role provides the opportunity to use your clinical expertise away from the bedside. A rewarding part of being a physician advisor is providing continuous improvement feedback through physician-to-physician education.
- Act as a bridge between medical staff and case management, interpreting the most complicated UM issues and serve as an expert resource for other clinicians
- Ensure clinicians receive proper credit for the work they do through improved documentation
- Impact hospital health and support fellow physicians
Join a Collegial Practice Where You Will Thrive
With the Sound Advisory Services clinical management team’s support, you will expand your knowledge, drive value, and steward the well-being and financial stability of the hospital. A medical director of advisory services is a highly visible leadership opportunity for a motivated and engaged physician with a minimum of 3 years of inpatient medicine and advisory experience required. Board certification (base specialty) recognized by ABMS or ABQAURP – Hospitalist, emergency medicine, or intensivist experience preferred.
- Quality of Life: Monday through Friday and no call
- Benefits: Comprehensive Sound Physicians benefits package including 15 paid days off
- Education: CME allowance, paid CME time off, and a comprehensive training and onboarding program
- Development: Mentoring from the Sound Advisory Services clinical leadership team
We deliver high-quality case reviews and audit defense services to our partner hospitals while driving measurable changes to compliance, and key metrics such as case mix index and length of stay.
Location and Lifestyle
Holy Cross Hospital is a world-class hospital, private non-profit community hospital, serving Ft. Lauderdale and surrounding areas since 1955. Holy Cross is part of Trinity Health and is a 577-bed acute care facility, and Level II Trauma Center, offering a full scope of expansive healthcare services including Primary Stroke Center, Heart Care, Surgical Services, and Joint replacement. The hospital has been nationally recognized with the fourth consecutive “A” leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade and received 2022 National recognition for Stroke and Diabetes Programs.
Fort Lauderdale is a city located on Florida’s southeastern coast and is known for beautiful beaches and boating canals. There Strip runs along an oceanside highway and is lined with upscale outdoor restaurants, bars, boutiques, and luxury hotels. Known for its beaches, arts, culture, and events, with shopping, on Las Olas Boulevard, Gondola rides on the canals to the historic riverfront, known as the Venice of America. Other attractions include the International Swimming Hall of Fame, with pools, museums aquatic sports and events, and the Hugh Taylor Birch State Park, featuring trails and a lagoon. The city offers a vibrant downtown, lots of activities, a mild climate, great living accommodations, schools, and beaches, and is a great place to vacation and to live, work and attend school.