Director-Physician Practices

Job Summary

The Director of Physician Practices supports the vision of the Total Healing Environment and the values of respect, integrity, accountability, commitment and quality by being responsible for the overall management and operations of all of the medical practices of Yavapai Regional Medical Center Physician Care. Management of the practices will include oversight of the following areas, finances, billing, payer contracting, coding, fee schedule preparation, information systems, human resources, staff supervision, staff management, patient relations, operations, business expansion, accounts payable, and receivable, banking, budgeting and general administration to include patient scheduling, patient flow, medical records, patient accounting, supply ordering and complaint resolution. The position will have a wide range of access to protected health information and understands the importance of confidentiality regarding all patient information pursuant to HIPAA policies and procedures.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, clinical or health services administration
  • Four years of physician practice management experience
  • Progressive supervisory or management level experience in a hospital or medical group setting
  • Exceptional leadership, strategic planning, team-building, financial, organizational, business and marketing skills
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively direct and collaborate with senior leadership and physicians to develop and implement strategic initiatives to improve patient care and financial performance of the medical services organization
  • Knowledge of clinic operations including physician billing, insurance and managed care
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and supervisory skills with a demonstrated ability in performance management, coaching, and staff development
  • Understanding of state regulations, licensure, and certification laws for front and back office, clinical and administrative positions
  • Demonstrated understanding of and experience with relevant federal and state employment laws
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing providing excellent customer service
  • Ability to work in a culturally diverse environment
  • Knowledge of PC based applications, physician billing systems, electronic medical records, accounting software and Microsoft Office applications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in business administration, clinical or health services administration

*Must pass pre-employment screening

Company Overview

Yavapai Regional Medical Center is a not-for-profit, integrated healthcare provider that offers a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services. Our healing network includes two full-service acute care hospitals, primary and specialty care clinics, the YRMC Wellness Center and the YRMC Outpatient Services Building. YRMC's unmatched continuum of care covers a 5,500 square mile service area and includes cardiac surgery, neurosurgery, a comprehensive Women's Health Pavilion and Arizona's only Patient Blood Management Program. YRMC has earned numerous awards for quality and has earned national recognition as an exceptional provider of care. Our MissionTo provide comprehensive, high quality healthcare consistent with our communities' needs.Our VisionCreating a "Total Healing Environment" wherein the people of YRMC work in partnership with the patients and their families seeking peace of mind and peace of heart as well as physical cures or comfort because we understand the indivisible relationship that exists between body, mind and the human spirit. Our ValuesRespect: Behaving in a way that honors self and others.Integrity: Being consistent and honest in word and deed. Accountability: Following through and being answerable for one's performance.Commitment: Demonstrating dedication to one's work, personal development, the organization, the Mission and the Vision.Quality: Providing service excellence.