MEDICAL DIRECTOR - HARP in Bronx, NY at Beacon Health Options

Date Posted: 4/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are currently seeking a dynamic Medical Director of Behavioral Health to join our Bronx, NY team.  The Medical Director will be responsible for providing leadership and direction for clinical services provided by IPA, including identification of potential quality indicators.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Provides clinical review for outlier cases
  • Provides direct clinical supervision as needed
  • Conducts peer reviews
  • Responsible for clinical denial reviews and determinations as per delegation agreements
  • Is available 24/7 for consultation and peer review as needed

Position Requirements:

Education: Must meet education requirements established by NY State Medical Board for issuance of NY professional license. 

Licensure:  Must have a current, unrestricted license to practice psychiatry in the state of NY and Board Certification in Psychiatry.

Relevant Work Experience:   Minimum 5 years post graduate experience with patient care.  Minimum 5 years of experience with psychiatric/chemical dependency utilization management, preferably in a managed care and/or hospital setting.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Basic level of PC skills required
  • Experience with staff supervision