The Chief Clinical Officer leads and directs all Southwest Michigan Behavioral Health (SWMBH) clinical functions of the Prepaid Inpatient Health Plan (PIHP) to include; Utilization Management (UM), Member Services, Clinical Quality, ¬Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment, Clinical Grant Programs, and other clinical initiatives as required by the PIHP, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and other accreditation or regulatory entities. Provides clinical and managed care expertise and programmatic consultation, as required, and will collaborate with the SWMBH Medical Director to promote the highest quality clinical and medically necessary care and ensure evidence-based practices are available to the PIHP’s members. Leads regional multi-agency service and care initiatives using population health, integrated care and related principles. This position is a member of the senior executive team reporting to the Executive Officer.
Essential Functions: • The Chief Clinical Officer provides clinical expertise, oversight, initiative, leadership and programmatic consultation to promote high quality clinical care and evidence-based practices. • Responsible for ensuring corporate and provider adherence to clinical, Federal, and State requirements, in addition to ensuring accreditation standards, as applicable. • Provides direction and leadership while exemplifying the SWMBH vision for staff resulting in an understanding and belief in recovery and co-occurring services.
Leadership Responsibilities: • Supervises the Clinical Department staff. Provides leadership and direction for the employees. • As a member of the senior leadership team, is responsible for working with the team to ensure the ongoing effective operation of the organization.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate on experience
Southwest Michigan Behavioral Health (SWMBH) is a $240 million public entity managing multiple Michigan Department of Community Health benefits management contracts and business lines over an eight county region in Southwest Michigan.