Inova Mount Vernon is seeking a Physician Advisor to join our team.
Physician leader with ability to develop team partnerships and drive operational goals. Performs concurrent and retrospective clinical reviews to determine appropriate admission status. Provides clinical review on cases referred by case management staff and/or other health care professionals in accordance with the hospitals objectives for assuring quality patient care and effective, efficient, compliant utilization of health care services. Collaborates with case management department and health care team members to discuss selected cases and makes recommendations for care. Interacts with medical staff members and medical directors of third party payers to discuss the needs of patients and alternative levels of care. Is recognized as a clinical and criteria expert to attending physicians regarding their decisions relative to appropriateness of hospitalization, continued stay, and use of resources.
In addition, the PA will work with the CMO to perform daily standard work to achieve quality measures such as HAI reduction, improve re-admissions and decrease mortality.
Internal Number: 42571BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.