Chief Medical Officer, Population Health

Sayre, PA
Sep 10, 2021
Position Type
The Guthrie Clinic seeks a Chief Medical Officer, Population Health. The position of Chief Medical Officer, Population Health is accountable for organizational success in value-based care.Our multi-specialty group practice of more than 366 physicians and 302 advanced practice providers offers 47 specialties through a regional office network providing primary and specialty care in 22 communities. The physician leader will work collaboratively with other leaders to improve the health outcomes of our patients, provide a better health care experience for patients and providers, and reduce the cost of health care.

The role of CMO, Population Health requires a physician with clinical and operational experience in an integrated health system to strategically plan and implement a program of value-based care to meet the future needs of population health.

The CMO is responsible for developing systems of care that will move the organization from an episodic based model of care to a model that manages health in a population. The physician will plan, organize and direct a program that ensures high quality patient care, interdisciplinary collaboration, team-based workflows, patient engagement, provider satisfaction and payment alignment. The system of care will be implemented in the medical group practice and will integrate with strategic, operation, and administrative initiatives in the hospital environment.

The CMO, Population Health will coordinate with finance, quality reporting and clinical informatics departments to create a culture of data driven practice redesign.

  • Board Certified MD or DO, with an accredited residency completion, with 5 years of experience in leadership in an integrated health system. Experience in quality improvement, lean management systems and operational redesign is preferred.
  • Experience working with /leading physicians and staff with a diverse background and perspectives required
  • Healthplan experience preferred
  • Part time clinical practice required
  • Exceptional communication and collaboration skills
  • A systems-oriented leader who can analyze complex scenarios and guide innovation
About the Hospital
A 254-bed tertiary care referral center,Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, Pa., is the recipient of numerous national awards for the high quality care it provides to patients. The hospital is a Regional Level II Trauma Center, accredited by the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation, and is served by Guthrie Air, a regional aeromedical helicopter program. Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital offers a full range of diagnostic, medical and surgical services, including:
  • Guthrie Breast Care Center
  • Guthrie Cancer Center
  • Guthrie Cardiac and Vascular Center
  • Guthrie Musculoskeletal Services
  • Guthrie Imaging Services
  • Guthrie Specialty Eye Care
  • Guthrie Surgical Services
  • Guthrie Weight Loss Center
  • Level II Trauma Center
  • Medical/surgical and intensive care services
About Us
The Guthrie Clinic is a non-profit, integrated, practicing physician-led organization in the Twin Tiers of New York and Pennsylvania . Our multi-specialty group practice of more than 366 physicians and 302 advanced practice providers offers 47 specialties through a regional office network providing primary and specialty care in 22 communities.Guthrie Medical Education Programs include General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Anesthesiology and Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, as well as Cardiovascular, Gastroenterology and Pulmonary Critical Care Fellowship programs. Guthrie is also a clinical campus for the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine.

GuthriePhysicians and Advanced Practitioners provide more than 1 million patient visits per yearto enhance the health and well-being of those we serve within an environment of compassion, learning, and discovery.
About the Area
This region offers breathtaking natural beauty and provides a quiet, safe environment for families with beautiful homes and neighborhoods. With plenty of cultural and sports activities of its own, Guthrie's central location affords the benefits of dining, shopping, culture and recreation in small cities and communities, with easy access to big cities like New York and Philadelphia.