Inpatient Medical Director

AppleCare Medical Management , September 28, 2015

The Inpatient Medical director will oversee the daily activities of AppleCare Hospitalist Group and be responsible for managing issues pertaining to all acute, skilled and institutional inpatient stays, including providers, staff and facilities.  The Inpatient Medical Director will be responsible for developing and instituting programs and long range planning pertaining to hospitalist services in conjunction with the Chief Medical Officer.  

Responsibilities and Functions:

  • Oversight and management of inpatient performance system-wide
  • Establish new relationships and maintain existing relationships within our network at the facility and provider level
  • Seek innovative solutions to improve performance metrics
  • Train and develop hospitalist staff, both employed and contracted
  • Direct oversight of employed hospitalist team
  • Develop collaborative relationships with the entire care team including inpatient case management, outpatient case management, palliative care and social work
  • Arrange hospitalist schedule and conduct monthly hospitalist meetings
  • Manage, review and share hospitalist data biweekly with management team
  • Leadership role in hospital committees
  • Provide direct patient care on a limited basis as necessary
  • Maintain hospital privileges at all core hospitals
  • Work closely and cooperatively with senior management
  • Responsible to meet bed day performance targets of mature managed care organizations

Job Requirements:

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine with Hospitalist experience
  • Current MD/DO license required
  • Five years' minimum experience required; familiar with managed care systems, processes and standard performance metrics.

For immediate consideration, please email/fax resume with salary requirements to: or Fax 714.443.4540



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