Associate Medical Director Opportunity for Accountable Care
Sutter Gould Medical Group
Location: Modesto, California
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: MD/DO
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: Assoc. Medical Director
Gould Medical Group (GMG) is seeking an Associate Medical Director for Accountable Care. The GMG Associate Medical Director for Accountable Care has oversight responsibility of the Utilization Management, Ambulatory Care Coordination and Quality functions for GMG patients in conjunction with the affiliated Medical Foundation. This position works closely with GMG clinicians and Sutter Gould Medical Foundation (SGMF) operations to develop and implement new models of clinical care within SGMF care centers that will promote quality and affordability in a value based care model that meets employers’, payers’, and individual patients’ demands for high value, integrated, affordable care in alignment with Sutter Health strategic initiatives.
The FTE is currently structured as .50 FTE for the Associate Medical Director role, and then another flexible portion of FTE (up to .50) spent with clinical work in your specialty of training. This position requires a medical degree (MD or DO) and an active and unrestricted license to practice medicine in California.
Sutter Health affiliated Gould Medical Group is a growing, approximately 400 provider multi-specialty group located about 1.5 hours east of San Francisco, California. Our communities offer quick access to the Bay Area as well as other local hot spots such as Napa Valley, Yosemite, and Lake Tahoe.
Modesto offers the diversity and facilities of a metropolitan city, but still maintains an atmosphere of old fashioned hospitality. Modesto is the 15th largest city in California with a population exceeding 200,000 people and is also the seat of Stanislaus County.
Centrally located on Highway 99, Modesto is easily accessible from throughout California. West of the valley and over the coastal mountain range lies the San Francisco Bay Area, a 90-mile drive from Modesto. Eastward are the foothills that house the famed Gold Country Mother Lode and lead to the majestic Sierra Nevada mountain range and Yosemite National Park.
Modesto is a vibrant community proud of its citizens, great traditions, educational opportunities, and multicultural lifestyles. Modesto is blessed year round with mild weather and some of the world's richest soil.
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