CommonSpirit was created by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health as a single ministry in early 2019. More than 150,000 physicians, nurses, caregivers, and other staff are employed by CommonSpirit Our hospitals and care centers cover 21 states. CommonSpirit has the size and ability to scale best-in-class clinical service lines; recruit and retain top talent; standardize operations to improve quality and reduce the cost of care; and advocate more effectively for all people, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. For more information, please visit our website at www.commonspirithealth.org. You can also follow us on Twitter and Facebook.
The role is responsible for designing, developing and overseeing strategies for CommonSpirit to improve its use of temporary physician and advanced practice providers, establishing provider contracting strategies, structures and processes in order to ensure that provider contracting addresses CommonSpirit Health business objectives including competitive contracts, compliance requirements and economic risks, and lead in other CommonSpirit Physician Enterprise innovation strategies. This leader will drive increased consistency and effectiveness of these agreements and applicable practices and procedures using strategic contracting strategies and relationships with the goal of ensuring that these agreements are designed and implemented in a manner that drives affordable, high-quality and accessible care. This leader will manage outside vendors and related contract negotiation and implementation. Responsible for establishing overall direction, standards, policies and procedures, and standardized data, tools and best practices to support effective implementation of temporary physician and advanced practice provider contracting and administration of agreements. Serves as a key member of the Physician Enterprise leadership team.
The job summary and responsibilities listed above are designed to indicate the general nature of the work performed within this job. They are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all job responsibilities required of employees assigned to this job. Employees may be required to perform other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Training
Prior experience that demonstrates leadership in developing and implementing strategic initiatives across a large, decentralized organization using highly leveraged work teams comprised of internal and external staff to enter the minimum requirements
Skills, Knowledge or Abilities critical to this role:
Summary of Essential Cognitive Functions
Ability to comprehend and follow instructions; maintain attention and concentration for necessary periods; synthesize, coordinate, and analyze data, perform simple and repetitive tasks; maintain a work pace appropriate to given work load; perform complex and varied tasks; relate to other people beyond giving and receiving instructions; get along with co-workers and peers; understand the meaning of words and how to use them appropriately and effectively; understand and remember detailed instructions; make independent decisions or exercise judgment based on appropriate information; accept and carry out responsibility for direction, control and planning.
Incumbent will promote and protect CommonSpirit Health’s integrity, and understand and accept any consequences for failure to comply with the following:
Incumbent will know and comply with applicable rules and regulations including applicable Federal health care program requirements, the CommonSpirit Health Standards of Conduct: Our Values in Action Reference Guide, and CommonSpirit Health policies and procedures. Incumbent will also comply with CommonSpirit Health’s Conflicts of Interest policy, completing the annual conflicts of interest disclosure as necessary, and promptly notify management and fully disclose at any time in which there is a potential for a conflict of interest.
Incumbent will take responsibility for his/her actions, seek guidance for, and promptly report any suspected violation as provided in the Standards of Conduct and CommonSpirit Health policies and procedures. Incumbent will maintain the highest standards of business ethics and integrity, including representing CommonSpirit Health in a positive way, display honesty in all dealings, and ensure confidentiality of all proprietary and operational information in accordance with laws, regulations and policies. Incumbent will maintain the confidentiality and integrity of all patients’ Protected Health Information in accordance with HIPAA and HITECH regulations and CommonSpirit Health policies and procedures. Incumbent will maintain appropriate records and documentation pertinent to the client/patient/staff and department operation applicable to his/her role. Incumbent will complete all mandatory education on time, and will cooperate in investigation matters as requested.
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