HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Physician Advisor in Pensacola, Florida

/ The first hospital in the area to offer // all private rooms // , West Florida Healthcare proudly provides market-leading quality outcomes performance. West Florida Healthcare is also recognized as the area’s first // Accredited Chest Pain Center // with PCI, the area’s first // Breast Imaging Center of Excellence // , and the area’s only Certified // Atrial Fibrillation // Program. West Florida Healthcare has also been designated as an // Advanced Primary Stroke Center // and has been named as a // “Key Performer on Quality Measures” // by The Joint Commission for four years in a row. The West Florida Healthcare campus includes the all private room acute care hospital, the area’s only comprehensive, CARF-accredited // physical rehabilitation hospital // , a // mental health facility // , and a // cancer center // . Affiliated with // HCA // , the nation’s leading provider of healthcare, West Florida Healthcare meets the community’s healthcare needs in major services such as // oncology // , // orthopedics // , // cardiology // , cardiovascular surgery, // robotic-assisted surgery // , critical care, // neurology/neurosurgery // , // emergency care // , // urology // , // behavioral health // , gastroenterology, obstetrics, pulmonary, and rehabilitative medicine. /

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Position Summary:

  • Upon referral and/or request from hospital or committees, evaluates the medical necessity, appropriateness, and quality of care that patients of all ages receive when hospitalized.
  • Works with physicians on an ongoing basis to inform, educate, and advise regarding patient care and hospital operations and changes.
  • Analyzes data to determine areas of improvement for the hospital and medical staff.
  • Provides medical expertise for determining community, hospital, and patient needs to improve overall medical care provided within the community.
  • This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission of West Florida Hospital. It is expected that the employee will demonstrate behavior consistent with the core values.

    Education/Training/Experience: Clinical practice with understanding of utilization review, case management, quality management, and resource control. Served as medical staff department chairman and/or Medical Executive Committee. Demonstrated cost efficient practice other qualification. Experience preferred in performance improvement process, data analysis, computers, and communication skills.

    Licenses/Certifications: Licensed Florida physician; prefer board certification in ABQARP.

Job: *Physicians Physicians Assistants & Extenders

Title: Physician Advisor

Location: Florida-Pensacola-West Florida Hospital

Requisition ID: 00060-6825