Community Care Behavioral Healthcare Organization (CCBHO) is seeking a qualified individual to fulfill the role of Associate Regional Medical Director and offer administrative services involving 7 counties in Northeast Pennsylvania including the Pocono region. This individual would report to the Senior Medical Director of CCBHO and offer clinical and medical supervision to the care management and quality clinician staff in 2 of our offices, Moosic (near Scranton) and Tobyhanna (near Mount Pocono), Pennsylvania. Though many of the duties can be provided on a remote basis, there would be a need for being on site approximately or a minimum of once per month.
More information on position location will be discussed at time of interview.
CCBHO is part of the UPMC healthcare system and compensation and benefits are highly competitive and is based in part on attaining 1 or more board certification status. Duties could be individualized and be offered within a weekly time frame of 28 to 40 of usual working hours. There are no requirements for on-call, weekend or evening hours.
The Associate Regional Medical Director would join a highly educated and motivated team of physician advisors at CCBHO who advocate well for the recovery from mental health and substance use disorders for nearly a million individuals across Pennsylvania. He or she would have the opportunity to be involved in many new initiatives some of which lend towards research and journal inclusion.
Board Certification in Psychiatry required
Minimum 8 years clinical experience required.
Experience in Behavioral Health treatment and program development.
At least 5 years of management experience preferred.
Experience in managed care setting preferred.
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy from an accredited school.
Ability to obtain an Unrestricted License in Pennsylvania.
Post residency clinical experience.
Ability to implement medical policies, and to enforce those policies through appropriate action.
Ability to maintain effective professional liaison with all levels of executive and medical staff, including professional and institutional providers of care.
Ability to implement programs of quality care analysis, peer review, and professional education.
UPMC Health Plan, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., is among the nation's fastest-growing health plans. As part of an integrated health care delivery system, UPMC Health Plan is committed to providing its members better health, more financial security, and the peace of mind they deserve. UPMC Health Plan partners with UPMC and community network providers to produce a combination of knowledge and e...xpertise that provides the highest quality care at the most affordable price. Our local provider network includes UPMC as well as community providers, totaling more than 125 hospitals and more than 11,500 physicians throughout Pennsylvania and parts of Ohio, West Virginia, and Maryland.