Medical Director of Advisory Services

Sound Physicians - Ashland, Kentucky
Facility: Sound Physicians - Ashland, Kentucky 
Ashland, KY  

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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Administration : Medical Director
Emergency Medicine : Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine : Hospitalist 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Job Description

Success Happens When you Start With your People

As Medical Director of Advisory Services, you will work side-by-side 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). You will seek opportunities to improve processes, ensure that patients receive appropriate care, and help your clinical colleagues to make sure their documentation accurately reflects the work they do. As a hospital leader, you will also serve on, or even chair, the UM committee.

Traditionally, a physician advisor's role has focused on providing case reviews and responses to determinations and denials. At Sound Advisory Services, we believe a skilled physician advisor can do much more to impact hospital health and support fellow physicians.

Work alongside your clinical colleagues, support the hospital’s administrative goals and maintain a desirable work-life balance

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 rewarding leadership opportunity for a motivated, engaged MD or DO with a minimum of 3 years of advisory experience (inpatient experience also preferred) and board certification (base specialty) recognized by ABMS or ABQAURP. For those considering a future as a physician executive, this role is an excellent professional development opportunity.

  • Quality of Life - Monday through Friday daytime schedule
  • Benefits - Comprehensive Sound Physicians benefits package including 15 paid days off
  • Education - CME allowance & paid CME time off, ongoing online and in-person training
  • Development - Mentoring from the Sound Advisory Services clinical leadership team

Join A Collegial Practice Where you Will Thrive

King's Daughter Medical Center is a state-of-the-art, 465 bed, not-for-profit hospital. The facility has won several awards for Patience Excellence, is listed as the top 100 Hospitals, and is ranked number one in the state and among the top 5% in the nation for cardiac surgery. King's Daughter is the recipient of HealthGrades Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award and has also been named one of the 100 best companies for working mothers. 

Ashland is a part of the Huntington-Ashland metropolitan area. Ashland serves as an important economic and medical center for northeast Kentucky and is part of the fifth-largest metropolitan area in Kentucky. Ashland is surrounded by rolling foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Ashland offers many recreational opportunities with a small-town ambiance. If you enjoy boating, skiing, swimming, fishing, camping or hiking, you're sure to find it in Ashland.

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Contact: Sound Careers 
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