Due to our continued growth, CHESS Health Solutions (www.chesshealthsolutions.com) is seeking a Vice President of Clinical Operations (VPCO) to join our team.
We are a rapidly growing physician-led company owned by Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, and Laboratory Corporation of America, empowering clinicians and health systems to make the transition to value-based medicine. Together, CHESS and its value partners transform care through innovative, team-based solutions, implementing care models that address the needs of the sickest patients while aligning clinical goals and financial goals to create more effective care methods and pathways to improve patient outcomes.
Reporting directly to our outstanding Chief Medical Officer, the Vice President of Clinical Operations is a key clinician executive on the leadership team for CHESS Health Solutions. This position is accountable for performance, vision and strategy for our care management and pharmacy services teams. The incumbent will be tasked with driving our virtual care management and pharmacy quality management resources to aid our provider systems in maintaining high performance in CHESS value-based contracts. The incumbent will also be accountable for building and publishing a roadmap to move new partners toward the end goal of downside risk. The VPCO will advise clinical team directors on the development of EBM, care plans, polices, practices, and systems to monitor and implement quality control standards and measurements while ensuring compliance with regulatory agencies’ standards and requirements. The VP Clinical Operations is broadly responsible for ensuring that all patients within the extended Value Partner Network receive high quality care, are well cared for and kept safe.
This position is based at our headquarters in High Point, North Carolina, a beautiful and affordable community located in the state’s Piedmont Triad region featuring vibrant arts and restaurant scenes, a wide variety of outdoor recreation opportunities, all four seasons and easy access to Charlotte, Winston-Salem, the Blue Ridge Mountains and Atlantic coast beaches.
The ideal candidate for this role will possess the following qualifications:
Experience with accountable care organizations, value-based care and/or population health
Previous experience as a medical director or equivalent clinical position preferred
Clinical degree from an accredited university required: MD, DO, NP, PA
Current active license and board certification
Minimum of 2 years of executive experience
Additional Salary Information: CHESS Health Solutions offers a very competitive compensation package including: base salary, incentive bonus, comprehensive benefits and paid relocation.
Internal Number: 2112
About CHESS Health Solutions
Founded in 2012 by a group of physicians in North Carolina, CHESS is a physician-led health care services company empowering clinicians and health systems to make the transition to value-based medicine.
CHESS collaborates with physicians and health systems, considering them value partners, and provides a better understanding of the needs of their patient population. Together, CHESS and its value partners transform care through innovative, team-based solutions, implementing care models that address the needs of the sickest patients while aligning clinical goals and financial goals. Together, CHESS and health care systems create more effective care methods and pathways to improve patient outcomes.
Through advanced analysis and analytical tools, CHESS identifies major cost and quality drivers for a given population, assessing risk for future adverse health outcomes, and studies the performance of providers with regard to clinical quality and efficiency goals.
CHESS’s management team features a diverse group of professionals with knowledge and experience in the value-driven environment. CHESS understands how to prepare health care organizations for the rapidly changing cli...nical landscape and provides financial and analytical expertise focused on provider risk.
On behalf of value partners, CHESS negotiates value-based payer contracts and risk-based agreements to reward providers financially for focusing on cost and quality. CHESS works closely with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and manages several Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), such as the Next Generation ACO (CHESS NextGen, LLC) and the MSSP Shared Savings Program ACO models. (CHESS MSSP, LLC and CHESS Value, LLC).
To learn more about CHESS’s ACOs and their performance, visit www.chessnextgen.com and www.chessvalueaco.com.
Since 1975, the American Association for Physician Leadership has helped physicians develop their leadership skills through education, career development, thought leadership and community building.
Now more than ever, physicians are leaders in their organizations and communities. The American Association for Physician Leadership® maximizes and supports physician leadership through education, community, and influence.