Assistant Clinic Medical Director – Adult Primary Care (Physician Specialist) Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH)
LAC+USC Medical Center is the cornerstone of the safety net for the largest county in the United States. As one of the largest public hospitals in the US, we are the busiest Level 1 trauma center, and one of only 3 Burn units, in Los Angeles County. We are home to one of the largest GME training centers in the US, with >950 residents and fellows, representing nearly 1% of all post graduate trainees in the US. We also serve as the primary teaching hospital for the University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine. Our mission is to provide fully integrated, accessible, affordable and culturally sensitive care, one person at a time.
LAC+USC Medical Center is seeking a qualified adult primary care clinic assistant medical director (IM candidates only). The PCMH Assistant Medical Director at LAC+USC Medical Center is responsible for establishing and maintaining a Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) as the model for primary care delivery for their clinic, covering a high-performing and nationally recognized resident-based practice.
In this capacity, the Assistant Medical Director is responsible for supporting all elements of PCMH implementation, including direct patient care, resident supervision and didactics, empanelment and panel management, adoption of a team-based model of care, population health management, and implementation of complex care management and integrated behavioral health.
The Assistant Medical Director will work with the PCMH Clinic Medical Director and Clinic Nurse Manager to develop and implement an optimal process for managing demand for primary care services in the PCMH and to optimize care coordination and care continuity. In this capacity, the Assistant Medical Director will report functionally to the Clinic Medical Director and will work in collaboration with other Medical Directors, Nurse Managers and Administrators within LAC+USC to ensure primary care is delivered in a cost-effective manner and according to recognized standards for quality, productivity, and access.
LAC + USC Medical Center is located near downtown Los Angeles in the Boyle Heights neighborhood.2051 Marengo St, Los Angeles, CA 90033
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