Medical Director of Advisory Services - Chesterfield , Missouri, United States, 63006

A Highly Visible Role in the Hospital

For those considering a future as a physician executive, this role is an excellent professional development opportunity! As Medical Director of Advisory Services, you will work elbow-to-elbow with physicians, staff, hospital leadership, and utilization management personnel to provide direct education and support in key areas including patient status, clinical documentation, compliance, and utilization management (UM)

Serve as a process improvement leader who can extend Sound's reach across hospital teams

  • Act as a bridge between medical staff and case management, interpreting the most complicated UM issues and serve as an expert resource for other clinicians
  • Ensure clinicians receive proper credit for the work they do through improved documentation
  • Impact hospital health and support fellow physicians
Join A Collegial Practice Where You Will Thrive!

With the Sound Advisory Services clinical management team's support, you will expand your knowledge, drive value, and steward the well-being and financial stability of the hospital. A medical director of advisory services is a highly visible leadership opportunity for a motivated and engaged physician with a minimum of 3 years of inpatient medicine and advisory experience required. Board certification (base specialty) recognized by ABMS or ABQAURP - Hospitalist, emergency medicine, or intensivist experience preferred.

  • Quality of Life: Monday through Friday and no call
  • Benefits: Comprehensive Sound Physicians benefits package including 15 paid days off
  • Education: CME allowance, paid CME time off, and a comprehensive training and onboarding program
  • Development: Mentoring from the Sound Advisory Services clinical leadership team

We deliver high-quality case reviews and audit defense services to our partner hospitals while driving measurable changes to compliance, and key metrics such as case mix index and length of stay.

Location and Lifestyle

St. Lukes, part of St. Lukes Hospital Heath System, is a 408-bed, acute care facility providing comprehensive health care services and committed to improving quality of life for patients in the community. St. Lukes provides high quality and nationally recognized care with a broad range of services including a heart and vascular institute, cardiothoracic surgery, ER, brain and spine center, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics and total joint center, pediatric services and cancer care. St. Lukes is a leader in health education through community outreach and provides exceptional women's services and is the exclusive alliance partner in St. Louis of the nation's number one heart hospital, Cleveland Clinic's Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart and Vascular Institute. The hospital has been nationally awarded for clinical care and excellence and named one of America's Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery and General Surgery and Prostate Surgery by Healthgrades 2.

Chesterfield is less than 20 minutes from St. Louis, Missouri and is located on the Western Bank of the Mississippi River which forms a state line between Illinois and Missouri with a population of over 300,000. The area is home to many universities and medical centers including the nationally recognized Barnes-Jewish Hospital. The area boasts many sports and recreational activities and has two professional sports teams, St. Louis Cardinals and St. Blues National Hockey League. Among the notable signs is the Gateway Arch in the downtown area and the St. Louis Zoo, ranked as one of the nation's best. The Missouri Botanical Garden is the second-largest and one of the oldest botanical institutions in the U.S. The area has plenty of shopping and entertainment for the whole family, including Theatre and Arts, Science Museum and planetarium, the St. Louis Orchestra, and the nation's largest open-air retail center. The city offers fine dining and diverse cuisine and independent restaurants to staying active at area parks. Chesterfield is known for its cultural diversity, has both private and public school systems, and is one of the nations' most affordable and best-educated regions.