Cleveland Clinic Health-System-SNF-Medical-Director-of-Quality in Cleveland, Ohio

Cleveland Clinic is seeking a physician leader to join as director of quality for its aligned Skilled Nursing Facilities. This job would be approximately 80% clinical and 20% administrative. The administrative focus would be on measuring and creating accountability on SNF quality and utilization measures for the Cleveland Clinic enterprise and ACO. We presently have twelve aligned SNFs and will be expanding this network rapidly over the next year.

Clinical Responsibilities:

  • Provide assessment and consulting on patients at two area skilled nursing facilities.

  • Provide medical oversight of patient care and rehabilitation.

  • Serve as the collaborating physician of existing nurse practitioners.

  • Work very collaboratively with home care teams.

Administrative Responsibilities:

  • Work with administrators and nursing leadership to measure and improve quality

  • Help lead regularly occurring joint quality meetings with facilities

  • Encourage sharing of best practices across the enterprise

  • Potential facility medical direction at the nursing facilities that you practice clinically

Candidates must be board certified/eligible in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine or Geriatric Medicine. Significant medical direction experience or CMD required.Weekend call is approximately 1:8 home call at this time. Outstanding benefits including health insurance, life and disability insurance, 403b/401a, malpractice, vacation, and conference stipends in addition to a salaried model of compensation. Compensation very competitive and commiserate with experience.

About Us

Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are the number two hospital in the country. In cardiology and cardiac surgery, we lead the nation.

Our Heart Center has been ranked number one in America for 21 years in row in U.S. News and World Report . Cleveland Clinic's Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute and Digestive Disease Institute are ranked very near the top, and our specialties of orthopaedics, otolaryngology, nephrology, neurology/neurological surgery, rheumatology, pulmonary, endocrinology, gynecology, ophthalmology and geriatrics are each among America's ten best in their fields.

Other specialties noted for national excellence include cancer and psychiatry. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.

Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, with a unified medical campus in Weston, Florida, offering the full spectrum of care.

Cleveland Clinic has more than 3,000 salaried physicians on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. In 2015, they provided a total of 6.62 million visits. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Cleveland called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.

This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, Akron General Hospital, and Avon Hospital. With 4,450 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.

Any application submitted without a CV will delay the review process

Please be advised that all information entered in your application will only be shared with Cleveland Clinic and will not be distributed to third parties.

The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic’s Smoking Policy will be offered smoking cessation assistance and will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days. Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities