Associate Medical Director – Growing Elder Care Day Program (6 Pace Locations)

Worcester, MA

Key Info

full-time

Outpatient

WHAT IS A “PACE” PROGRAM? Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) and centered on the belief that it is better for the well-being of seniors with chronic care needs and their families to be served in the community whenever possible.

THE OPPORTUNITY: Fallon Health’s Summit ElderCare operates 6 PACE programs around Massachusetts and our growth finds us very excited to bring a new physician leader on to the team. This role is considered the second in command and part of the future and growth of Summit ElderCare. Partnered with our our Medical VP you'll be intimately involved in every facet of our Summit ElderCare business including; Manage and develop staff, Utilization and Quality Management and regulatory Compliance, Participant care.

SUMMIT ELDERCARE (http://www.summiteldercare.org): Summit ElderCare, offered by Fallon Health, is the only program of its kind in Central Massachusetts. We provide a combination of medical, social and insurance services using an interdisciplinary team approach to help older adults avoid nursing home placement.

The team uses a collaborative approach to care planning and is called the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) comprised of Providers (MD/DO and NP), Nurses, Social Workers, Physical and Occupational Therapists, Dietitians, Health Aides, Recreation staff, Home Care and Transportation Coordinators and Site Administrator.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Board certified in any of the following; Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Geriatric Medicine or Palliative Care Medicine with a track record as a great and innovative leader of people and teams.
  • Extensive experience and PASSION working with an elderly or frail population.
  • A true modern medical leader that also enjoys the business side of the program; operations, population health, UM management, budgeting, cost of care, business cases/ROI.

FALLON HEALTH (www.fallonhealth.org):  Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization.


Posted January 24, 2020

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