Medical Director (SFHS 052111stpaul) Saint Paul, Minnesota

Requirements:

-Requires a MD or DO (Doctor of Osteopathy) from an accredited medical school and board certification in psychiatry by the Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
-Board certification by the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians is preferred
Must possess:
-Medical license to practice independently in the state(s) where employed (i.e., current and unrestricted medical license in psychiatry or osteopathy)
-At least five years of post-residency clinical practice with at least two years managed mental health care experience

Responsibilities:

-Medical Director oversees the medical utilization and review process
-Provides clinical supervision to Peer Advisors and collaboration with Care Managers and Clinical Supervisors
-Ensures the organizational objective to have qualified clinicians accountable for decisions affecting members/consumers
-Develops/Implements policies and procedures
-Coordination of the Director of Clinical Operations, Director of Quality Management and the Corporate Medical Director
-Provides input into corporate-wide policies, procedures, protocols, criteria and guidelines through the Clinical Policy Standards committee
-Manages the Peer Advisors (as assigned) and the review process to ensure quality and consistent application of policies and protocols

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