Catholic Health Initiatives Medical Director for Primary Care in Omaha, Nebraska

CHI Health Clinic is seeking a physician leader to serve as the Medical Director for Primary Care. This position requires the skills and abilities to build collaborative relationships with physicians and other members of the management team.

Additional responsibilities include serving as a liaison for promoting clinical quality and a patient-centered care continuum within each medical specialty. The Medical Director will work collaboratively with both employed and independent medical staffs, community leaders, agencies and payors to carry out the goals and objectives of the CHI Health Clinic strategic plan. The physician primary role of this position is to build strong relationships with physicians and employees for CHI Health Clinic in order to achieve high levels of physician, employee, and patient satisfaction.

This position requires at least five years of clinical practice experience. A minimum of three years of progressively more responsible experience in medical administration, as well as medical staff leadership in a senior administrative position required. Experience working in a clinically integrated care organization is preferred. Applicants should have an M.D. or D.O., board certified in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine or Internal Medicine/Pediatrics.

For additional information, please contact: Jennifer Vandament 402-343-4493

Omaha, Nebraska

Omaha is Nebraska's largest city with more than 860,000 residents in the metropolitan area. Housing and cost of living are well below the national average. Omaha has a strong and vibrant business community, and the city is home to five Fortune 500 companies including ConAgra Foods, Union Pacific Railroad, and Mutual of Omaha. We are home to the NCAA College World Series, the 2012 Olympic Swim Trials and the world renowned Henry Doorly Zoo. Greater Omaha has a strong system of public and private schools. We are also fortunate to have a wide array of public and private institutions of higher learning.

In a survey done by Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine (May 2012), Omaha was ranked as the #1 city in the "10 Great Cities to Raise Your Kids". Omaha was also recently named one of the nation's "2011 Best-Value-City in America" to live, work and play by Kiplinger magazine. No matter your preferences, Omaha truly is a first-class destination!

Council Bluffs, Iowa

Council Bluffs is a city grounded in history with an eye on the future. Nestled between the Missouri River and the picturesque bluffs of southwest Iowa, Council Bluffs is a community of approximately 65,000 people. We have the best of both worlds - small town feel with big city amenities minutes away across the Missouri River. In Council Bluffs, you will find appealing neighborhoods, great schools and an excellent cost-of-living. For outdoor enthusiasts, we offer hiking trails, fishing, hunting, gaming, boating, skiing, biking; for those who prefer to stay indoors, we have concerts, casinos, musicals, opera, symphony, museums, festivals and much more!

CHI Health Clinic, sponsored by Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), is the largest faith-based healthcare system in Nebraska and southwest Iowa. A growing multi-specialty network of highly-skilled medical providers, CHI Health Clinic offers primary and specialty care at more than 100 locations throughout the Omaha metro locations and in smaller communities throughout Nebraska and Southwest Iowa. CHI Health Clinic employs nearly 600 physicians and advanced practice clinicians representing more than 40 specialties. As the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools, CHI Health and CHI Health Clinic are committed to teaching the health professionals of the future.

Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where it provides care. One of the nation’s largest health systems, Englewood, Colo.-based CHI operates in 18 states and comprises 102 hospitals, including four academic health centers and major teaching hospitals and 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; and other facilities that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care. In fiscal year 2016, CHI provided $1.1 billion in financial assistance and community benefit -- a 13% increase over the previous year -- for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Financial assistance and community benefit totaled more than $2 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated revenues of almost $15.9 billion in fiscal year 2016, has total assets of approximately $22.7 billion.Our Core Values – Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence