Assistant Vice President, Ambulatory Care
8 - 10 years experience •
Empower Every New Yorker — Without Exception — to Live the Healthiest Life Possible
NYC Health + Hospitals is the largest public health care system in the United States. We provide essential outpatient, inpatient and home-based services to more than one million New Yorkers every year across the city’s five boroughs. Our large health system consists of ambulatory centers, acute care centers, post-acute care/long-term care, rehabilitation programs, Home Care, and Correctional Health Services. Our diverse workforce is uniquely focused on empowering New Yorkers, without exception, to live the healthiest life possible.
Growing primary care is a high priority goal for NYC Health + Hospitals in order to increase the number of unique primary care patients in our system. In order to accomplish this, there is a significant opportunity to partner with Community Based Organizations to engage potential patients and bring them into our system. There is a need for a primary care physician with experience working with Community Based Organizations who can engage these organizations and work with them to connect community members to our system as patients, including through our MetroPlus health plan.
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES
- This position is for a primary care physician and has three key components.
- First, the position will include acting as a liaison between NYC Health + Hospitals and Community Based Organizations. There is a significant opportunity to bring new patients into our system through engaging with Community Based Organizations to connect potential patients to our primary care network.
- Second, the position will include helping to lead activities of the Ambulatory Care Leadership Council, such as key priorities identified for making changes to our primary care delivery system.
- Third, this position will include 20% direct clinical time where the physician will see patients in one of our Gotham clinics, where there is a high need for primary care services.
SUMMARY OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Liaison between NYC Health + Hospitals and Community Based Organizations to increase the number of patients we serve. Represent our organization to external organizations, describe our clinical and operational models, designpartnership arrangements, organize clinical and operational leaders in our system to meet the needs of new patient populations.
- Lead activities of the Ambulatory Care Leadership Council. Working with ambulatory care leaders across the system, facilitating discussion and decision making, identifying priority changes primary care delivery system, project managing interventions, and overseeing implementation of plans at scale across our system.
- Direct clinical time. Coordinates and manages their assigned panel of patient care across various levels of service. Where required by the practice, responsible for the supervision of mid-level providers.
A Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university and eight (8) years of progressively responsibleexperience in health and medical service administration, public administration, personnel and labor relations, finance or appropriate functional discipline with an emphasis on planning, liaison and inter-organizational relationships, or related administrative or managerial functions; or
A Master's degree in hospital administration, health care planning, business administration, public administration, or an approved related program and seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in health and medical service administration, public administration, personnel and labor relations, finance or appropriate functional discipline with an emphasis on planning, liaison and inter-organizational relationships, or related administrative or managerial functions; or
A satisfactory equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
- NY state medical license required.
- Knowledgable in:Primary Care, Public Health, New York City Primary Care.