Vice Chair for Clinical Operations and Quality - F66910 (Physician #)
Company: VCU Health
Posted on: February 24, 2021
Other opening in Richmond, Virginia. Vice Chair for Clinical
Operations and Quality - F66910
The Department of Family Medicine and Population Health at Virginia
Commonwealth University (VCU) is seeking a senior family physician
to serve as department Vice Chair for Clinical Operations and
Quality. The Vice Chair will work closely with the Department Chair
to lead and advance our innovative Department and Clinical
The job responsibilities will include:
- Oversee clinical programs, quality improvement efforts, and
support medical directors and other leaders.
- Implement population health approaches and implement strategies
to support value-based care across all practices.
- Contribute to development and implementation of departmental
strategic planning, budgeting, management, and operations.
- Clinical program development as well as assisting the Chair in
relevant MCV Physicians (MCVP) or VCU Health System
- Plan, implement and manage regional satellite practice
- Provide direct patient care and family medicine education.
- Promote scholarship in family medicine and population
- The Vice Chair for Clinical Operations and Quality will
supervise the medical directors of our clinical sites, and report
directly to the Chair of Department. The Vice Chair will also be
the Department's principal representative in all primary care
ambulatory governing bodies, committee meetings and other
appropriate activities that pertain to clinical care at VCU Health.
- Board certified in Family Medicine with a track record of
success in the administration of large clinical programs,
preferably in an academic environment
- Successful candidates will have progressive leadership and
administrative experience in family medicine educational, research,
and clinical programs
- Eligible for appointment as associate professor or professor in
the Virginia Commonwealth University's School of Medicine. Initial
faculty appointment will reflect the successful applicant's
qualifications and professional achievements.
- A well-developed scholarly/research portfolio with evidence of
multi-disciplinary applications and external funding appropriate to
complement and expand existing expertise in the department.
- Licensed or license eligible in Virginia
- Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse
faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a
faculty member at VCU
- Commitment to diversity and inclusion Preferred
- We prefer candidates with additional training and experience
(e.g. faculty development or other leadership training) as well as
demonstrated scholarship and active contributions to national
organizations. The VCU Department of Family Medicine anticipates
growth in the number, kinds, and complexity of its clinical
operations. These include:
- Multiple ambulatory sites for care.
- Evaluating possibility of a Family Medicine hospitalist service
- Participating in the efforts of the health system to prepare
for value-based care contracts, including overseeing the CMS
"Primary Care First" initiative across all family medicine
- Continuing and expanding efforts to promote practice redesign
at our own and other community family medicine offices towards
models that have greater capacity, efficiency, and effectiveness As
a preeminent national, urban, public research university and
academic health center, Virginia Commonwealth University is
committed to organizational diversity, equity and inclusion - an
environment where all can thrive in their pursuit of
Applicants are requested to submit a Statement of Contributions to
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (typically between 150-300 words)
providing your career aspirations and contributions toward
promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion. Through this statement,
you can share how your lived experiences; and past, present, and
future academic and professional activities have or will contribute
to VCU's mission of promoting equity and inclusion.
Note: Examples include working with others to further the goals of
equity and inclusion; leading in any capacity that tangibly
promotes an environment where diversity is welcomed, fostered, and
celebrated; creative activity, research and scholarship that
promotes equity and parity; teaching and mentoring students, and/or
engaging with faculty and/or staff from traditionally
underrepresented groups to create a positive and successful
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