Medical Director, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF Malawi) 2017 Jobs

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Medical Director, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF Malawi) 2017 Jobs

Background
Founded in 1987, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the largest specialized provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the nation. Our mission is to provide cutting edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay. Through our healthcare centers, pharmacies, health plan, research and other activities, AHF provides access to the latest HIV treatments for all who need them.
Position Summary
Provides leadership and direction to maximize the potential of medical and non-medical staff involved in patient care  to meet AHF’s Mission, vision and goals
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for chart review and peer review following the guidelines established by the Policies and Procedures Committee.  Must review 5 charts per week per clinic.  Responsible for conducting or delegating peer review of providers.
  • Maintains standards for productivity set by AHF, on average seeing 20 patients per day.  Ensures compliance with standard by coordinating patient scheduling to compensate for no-show rate.
  • Attends medical provider meetings (at minimum, once a month) to discuss difficult patients.
  • Maintains adequate provider staffing in the healthcare center to ensure smooth flow of patients.  This will include coordination of vacation schedules such that not more than one provider is out on scheduled vacation.
  • Maintains provider productivity to standards set by AHF management.  This will include counseling staff and trouble shooting as necessary.  Further help can be obtained by contacting the Chief of Medicine.
  • Ensures attendance of healthcare center medical staff at Friday morning seminars and recommending CME (Continuing Medical Education) programs as appropriate based on peer reviews.
  • Reports to Chief of Medicine at medical staff meetings on above mentioned issues.
  • Responsible for day-to-day operations and decision making involving front office, nursing and case management in liaison with appropriate managers/directors.
  • Responsible for the supervision of overall clinic administration.
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Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Doctorate degree (M.D., Ph.D., R.Ph.) or equivalent; or more than 10 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Interested candidates should send their applications to: ahfmedicaldirector@humancapitalmw.com with a copy to: marco.bondesio@aidshealth.orgwith a subject line Medical Director AHF Malawi.
The closing date is 14 July 2017. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.