MEDICAL DIRECTOR CARE COORDINATION | PHYSICIAN ADVISOR (Non-Clinical Leadership Role)
Location: Casper, Wyoming
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Hospital, Public and Private
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 19674
BANNER HEALTH, one of the country’s premier health systems and BANNER MEDICAL GROUP (BMG), Banner Health's employed physician group, with more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice providers, has a Non-Clinical Leadership opportunity to join our growing team of physicians at Banner Wyoming Medical Center in Casper.
This position serves as a Physician Advisor to ensure the appropriate and efficient medical management of cases while assuring the quality of care is upheld as it relates to the primary and secondary review process. The qualified candidate will provide guidance on an individual case and aggregate level to cultivate efficiency related to patient care delivery and provide medical case review, utilization, and quality review and provides recommendations, advice, and liaison services concerning quality and cost-effective patient care.
Qualifications and Essential functions include:
Experienced Board-Certified Physician, minimum 5 years practice experience (especially hospital-based practice experience)
Solid understanding of hospital throughput and designations of inpatient status, observation service, and extended recovery.
An understanding of medical protocols and criteria and how they impact status determination
Understanding of clinical protocols, reimbursement challenges, and managed care principles
Ability to perform as a Physician Advisor to ensure the medical management of cases and quality of patient care
Working knowledge of Electronic Health Records (EHR), experience with excel and clinical documentation
Banner Health’s Compensation Package includes:
401k retirement plan with 4% match after one year of service
Excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family
Banner Wyoming Medical Center (BWYMC) is Casper’s only nonprofit, full-service, acute care hospital, located both in the heart of the city and the heart of Wyoming. As the largest hospital in Wyoming, BWYMC has two campuses and 14 primary, specialty, and immediate care clinics. As a regional trauma and referral center, we serve 11 Wyoming counties with more than 250,000 people by providing comprehensive heart, stroke, and trauma care.
Nestled at the foot of Casper Mountain, Casper is the second-largest city in Wyoming with a population of 55,000 people. Casper is a growing and vibrant community and offers:
Outdoor adventure: With Casper Mountain, you get great hiking, mountain biking, and skiing just outside your back door. The North Platte River, which runs through town, is a Blue-Ribbon trout fishery attracting fishermen from around the country. The Bighorn Mountains and Bighorn National Forest are a 90-minute drive away
Great trails: The Platte River Trails system follows the North Platte River for 11 miles as it meanders through town. The trails are popular with walkers, runners and bikers alike
David Street Station: David Street Station is perfectly located to connect the Old Yellowstone District to Downtown Casper
The safety of our team members and patients is of utmost importance, so Banner is requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for all team members. As members of the health care field, we are in the business of caring for people, so we take seriously our commitment to ensure our patients and teams are safeguarded from this rapidly changing and dangerous disease.
As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner Health recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. Banner Health is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.
Practicing Medicine is never a one-size-fits-all proposition – that’s why Banner Health offers a wide range of practice opportunities in a variety of locations. Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in the country with thirty hospitals (15 hospitals in Arizona), to include the University of Arizona academic hospitals in Tucson and Phoenix, six long term care centers and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services and home medical equipment, in six Western states. Banner Health is one of the nation’s most respected and awarded health systems and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. Discover for yourself the benefits of working with the support of Banner Health and having access to the latest technology, a multitude of yearlong outdoor activity options, from cycling to boating to golf, to simply sitting and enjoying some of Mother Nature’s most astounding creations. With resources and lifest