ThedaCare, a not-for-profit community health system and the leading provider of high quality healthcare services in Northeast Wisconsin, is seeking an engaging leader to assume the role of Chief Operating Officer/Vice President (COO) for ThedaCare Physicians (CIN). This newly created position will be charged with providing leadership and ongoing strategies to address the evolving needs of the ThedaCare physician group. They will be responsible for aligning all ThedaCare ambulatory services and collaborating with the CMO of ThedaCare Physicians to managed all employed hospital provider, to create best practice and standardization are models for a successful care model in Population Health resulting in improved quality, cost, patient satisfaction and provider satisfaction.
The COO will ensure Thedacare and clinically integrated partners are aligned to optimize performance in alternative payment models as ThedaCare transitions to a Population Health Organization. This leader will be accountable for achieving optimal performance in Safety and Quality, Team member Engagement, Financial Stewardship and Customer Loyalty as well as fostering collaboration within the CIN and across all system campuses and divisions to improve the health of the communities served. They will provide administrative leadership and direction to the ambulatory operations and collaborate with key partners on outpatient operations to positively support system goals across ThedaCare.
The CIN is currently the umbrella organization for ThedaCare's employed providers. It is inclusive of acute care, post-acute services which includes long term care, home care and palliative care. This alignment will shift as the organization looks to better develop the ACO performance by expanding the CIN to include employed and independent physicians over both primary care and specialists, as well as acute care providers such as emergency medicine, hospitalists and intensivists. The CIN is currently comprised of approximately 550 employed, multi-specialty providers. ThedaCare generates annual net revenues of over $900 million. The organization also provides approximately $40 million in annual unreimbursed services, including unreimbursed medical care, health professional education and community benefit activities.
The successful candidate will be a genuinely compassionate person that demonstrates values based leadership. They must poses a proven record of leadership experience in progressively responsible positions in large, national, or regional systems that similar in size and complexity to ThedaCare. Operational experience leading a multi-specialty/multisite medical group, with at least five years' experience leading operations within a primary care setting is required. Experience creating and implementing a vision for aligned clinical practice and care across a healthcare system is highly desirable.
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