Virtual Medical Director of Advisory Services

Full Time |
Leadership |

Virtual Medical Director of Advisory Services

Cindy Mitchum, Clinical Recruiter (706) 799-3592

Sound Physicians is Seeking a Virtual Medical Director of Advisory Services

As a remote physician leader, you will play a critical role in both group and one-on-one education of the medical staff. You will be part of an ever-growing network of Sound physician leaders collaborating to transform and improve services via the advisory role at our partner hospitals.

  • Provide direct advisory support for the partner hospital and utilization management activities within the hospital
  • Estimated 200 case reviews/month; This will include charts reviewed for initial medical necessity, a continuation of care, peer to peers, and readmissions
  • Up to 8 hours of committee meetings per month as an active participant; These may include Readmission Committee, UM Committee, Throughput Committee, and other committees as requested by the hospital

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.

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: Set daytime 40 hours/week Monday-Friday with exact hours to be determined by the hospital
  • 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

FHN Hospital-committed to providing exceptional and quality healthcare services since 1902. Hospitalist program, including a full staff of OB/Gyn Hospitalist physicians and 100% private patient rooms. Services include complete cardiac and peripheral vascular care at the Cardiovascular Center, Birthing Center, Full surgical services including vascular and orthopedics, and 24-hour Emergency Care, EICU, and TeleNurology program. The hospital has won several awards for clinical care and excellence including the 2020 American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.

Freeport, IL, known as the Pretzel City, is located 20 miles south of the Wisconsin state line and northwest of Chicago, IL. Freeport is home to many family activities including outdoor festivals and cultural events. Downtown has the Don Opel Arboretum, a botanical garden with over 300 different species of trees, shrubs, and ground coverings, The Stephenson County Historical Society, and the Freeport Art Museum. Freeport is also home to many parks and recreational facilities including Krape Park with fun for the whole family including paddle boats, mini golf, and the Read Park Aquatic Center and skate park, one of the larger parks in freeport, featuring a large pavilion with basketball courts, children’s playground and tennis courts and softball fields and includes the Mini Wrigley Replica, little Cubs Field for baseball, and other tournaments and events. Oakdale Nature preserve has over 133 acres of forests, streams, and restored prairies with over 4 miles of trails covering much scenic beauty. There are many public and private schools and affordable living, with safe communities, schools, and housing.

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Job ID: 5218.102122.9402
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Advisory Services