Tyler & Company has been retained for an exciting search for an innovative
Peterson Medical Associates/Peterson Health
~a fast-growing physician group in Kerrville, Texas~
This is a tremendous opportunity for a physician leader who is passionate about quality, innovation, patient care, physician leadership development and satisfaction, practice optimization and performance improvement. A visionary and collaborative executive is needed to influence forward-looking strategy, grow the organization, maximize the ACO model, and select new technologies to support the physician and patient experience.
Reporting to the CEO of Peterson Health, the medical director will serve as the clinical operations leader and provide strategic direction for the growth and success of the growing group of 44 providers (family and internal medicine, women’s health) in multiple locations. The medical director will work closely with the PMA administrator and clinic managers, as well as the multidisciplinary clinical and operations team, to ensure highest clinical quality, smooth patient flow, optimized patient access, effective utilization and financial sustainability. The medical director will help to develop a physician leadership academy, being a key leader in the new recruitment strategy, attending all PMA board meetings and defining the direction of new technology that will support patient care and physician/clinical/ambulatory aspects.
This executive must be a talented physician who is an early adopter in the areas of quality, compliance and technology, with a history of leading collaboratively within a fast-growing, hospital-based physician group.
Peterson Health has a modern hospital featuring private rooms on a scenic 35-acre campus with a busy ED, more than 25 service lines and a variety of expanding ambulatory services. Peterson Health is on a Baldrige journey and has a demonstrated commitment to Studer Principles.
Kerrville, Texas, is an affluent rural community nestled in the heart of Hill Country, just north of San Antonio and near Austin, and surrounded by scenic hills and the Guadalupe River.
~An outstanding executive compensation plan, including incentives, additional funds, relocation and benefits is offered.~
Internal Number: 39650
About Peterson Medical Associates
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