Chief Medical Officer

  • Concert Health
  • Remote
  • Oct 06, 2021
Physician Psychiatry

Job Description

Concert Health is a national organization providing evidence based behavioral health services to primary care organizations. Concert Health is a leader in the field of behavioral health and is seeking a talented Chief Medical Officer to join the clinical leadership team and lead a growing team of over 30 full time and part time psychiatric consultants across the country.

Concert Health helps primary care providers deliver exceptional, reimbursable integrated behavioral health services to their patients. We provide primary care partners with a comprehensive Collaborative Care solution --  care managers, psychiatric consultants and technology -- to help identify and treat their patients struggling  with a variety of behavioral health diagnoses. Our remote team provides evidence based interventions to promote symptom reduction and optimal outcomes for patients. 

Led by co-founders Spencer Hutchins and Virna Little, Concert Health is an innovative , exciting and patient centered organization. We are continuing to expand to make behavioral health services more accessible to patients and communities in need. We are currently seeking a Chief Medical Officer to be a part of a dynamic leadership team taking Concert Health to scale.

Your responsibilities:

  • Hire and provide clinical and administrative oversight a team of psychiatric consultants, nurse practitioners and MDs, who work with Concert’s Behavioral Care Managers, licensed clinical social works and licensed mental health counselors, and primary care practices in multiple states

  • Participate in strategic discussions with large health care organizations, payers , healthcare leaders as well as advocacy groups and events

  • Develop technology to advance psychiatric consultation and services in coordination with Concert Healths leading product and technology team

  • Assist in the develop of related research and publications to advance Collaborative Care

  • Ensure Concert’s psychiatric consultants are providing appropriate consultation to primary care providers, including special populations such as children/adolescents, addiction, reproductive health and geriatrics

  • Assist with the development of psychiatric consultation quality measures, benchmarks and development of organization-wide documentation standards

  • Provide as-needed telephone caseload consultation to both Psychiatric Consultants and to Concert Health Behavioral Care Managers (BCMs), focused primarily on patients new to treatment or not improving as expected 

  • Assist in the implementation and orientation of new primary care practices to Concert Health and partner with healthcare leadership to develop and optimize psychiatric consultation for primary care and women's health providers

You: 

  • Have experience practicing in and collaborating effectively in primary care or integrated care settings providing psychiatric consultation in a Collaborative Care model 

  • Have experience attracting, hiring, managing, and evaluating psychiatric consultants

  • Can quickly synthesize medical and psychiatric data and formulate effective and evidence-based clinical recommendations

  • Are knowledgeable of and experienced with behavioral health tools and outcome- oriented care 

  • Have a strong technology background and extensive familiarity with multiple electronic health record systems

  • Have excellent communication skills, and are positive, flexible, and solution-focused


Requirements:

  • Licensed psychiatrist in any US state. You may be based anywhere in the United States as long as you hold an active license.

  • Willingness to travel occasionally