The Medical Director of Clinical Transformation will be responsible for leading and supporting collaborative efforts focused on improving the value of health care throughout Cedars-Sinai. The Medical Director will work with multi-disciplinary teams, both within Clinical Transformation and with other stakeholders, to provide clinical perspectives that enhance clinical efficiency and appropriateness of care. This work will include re-design of processes of care, implementation of clinical and operational improvements, clinical decision support, and other innovations. The goal is to meet the needs of third-party payers to enhance Cedars-Sinai's competitiveness to secure payer contracts AND to ensure that Cedars-Sinai achieves internal clinical efficiencies to enhance operational performance--all while maintaining or improving the overall quality of care delivered.
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, a state-of-the-art, 866 bed, tertiary acute care academic medical center is committed to excellence in compassionate patient care, research, education and community programs to improve the lives of our patients. We are in a highly desirable location in the City of Los Angeles. Competitive salary, benefits and relocation support will be provided.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.