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Vytalize Health Remote ACO Medical Director (Based in NY) in New York, New York

ABOUT OUR COMPANY

Vytalize Health is a leading provider of value-based care for Medicare patients. We power primary care practices through bold financial incentives and smart technology. We are on a mission to accelerate the world’s transition to value-based care by taking care of the doctors who take care of us.

Visit www.vytalizehealth.com for more information.

POSITION SUMMARY

The role involves managing a medical unit and working with roughly 50 independent PCPs to manage the total cost of care, quality, and patient experience for 10,000 Medicare patients and be responsible for roughly $100M in healthcare spending.

The goal is to increase access to care, enhance the patient experience, strengthen the relationship between PCPs and patients, and to eliminate wasteful and expensive healthcare spending – i.e., improve outcomes and lower costs.

Your title would be ACO Medical Director, and you would be the lead physician working with primary care practices and supporting their performance by bringing them data, educating them, and coordinating with them through weekly meetings. You would have a team of 15-20 clinicians and operations associates to implement the strategies you develop along with the PCPs.

You will coordinate with the data science, technology, and network development teams to coordinate care across the continuum to bring the latest digital and life science technology to the patient population.

Should you join our team, you will enjoy a flexible, yet fast-paced work environment; great benefits including working from home, and substantial stock options (equity / ownership) to be a partner in the firm’s growth.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for a medical unit of 50 independent primary care practices.

  • Oversee health management of 10,000 Medicare patients.

  • Oversee a team of 15-20 clinicians and operations associates.

  • Responsible for $100M in total cost of care, with the goal of generating savings.

  • Develop a population health management plan for the medical unit

  • Responsible for developing strategies for each practice within the medical unit in coordination with the data science team

  • Coordinate implementation of the population health management plan with the PCPs

  • Oversee home-based care for high risk and homebound patients

  • Responsible for the Profit and Loss (P&L) of the medical unit

  • Implement, manage and oversee quality and utilization programs for the ACO.

  • Monitor the ACO’s quality goals and other KPIs and ensure the timely reporting of metrics.

  • Responsible for the management of the overall utilization rates and shall aim to reduce unnecessary healthcare spending.

  • May be involved in reviewing and providing feedback on digital health and other technologies that are designed to enhance the ACO’s performance and improve the delivery of patient-centered and integrated medical care.

  • Participate in the ACO’s efforts to generate new workflow process ideas and assist in various business development activities that are reasonably related to ACO’s participation in value-based care models, including partnership development and creation of knowledge management capabilities.

  • Other non-medical administrative services may be reasonably assigned to Physician by the ACO and that are customarily performed by a medical director.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Salary range: $200K - $260K

    Perks: Stock options available along with bonuses

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