Cascade Comprehensive Care, Inc. has been retained exclusively by Cejka Executive Search to recruit a Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Vice President of Clinical Transformation physician leader. Located in southern Oregon, Cascade Comprehensive Care is a full-service managed care company and health plan administrator that currently manages a Medicaid contract under the Oregon Health Plan, as well as commercial and Medicare membership.
As a newly created executive leadership position, the CMO will develop and manage a medical management infrastructure to support Cascade Comprehensive Care’s role in better health care outcomes within the local community. The CMO will work closely with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Directors of Case Management, Quality, and Pharmacy to identify, implement and manage proactive programs that address and improve patient health and wellness needs through clinical transformation. The CMO will perform utilization review, quality assurance and medical review of services; oversee the activities of physician advisors; assist in provider network development and expansion; and work with external agencies in supporting the vision and clinical strategy of the health plan.
Cascade Comprehensive Care is a founding partner in ATRIO Health Plans, a Medicare Advantage Health Maintenance Organization established by local physicians and Sky Lakes Medical Center. Cascade serves as the local administrator for ATRIO in Klamath County, supporting its core philosophy that quality healthcare is best delivered locally through accessible, high quality and culturally sensitive healthcare services.
Successful physician executive candidates will be experienced and possess knowledge in establishing population health management programs and quality improvement practices with oversight for complex medical review activities. Health plan experience, especially managed Medicaid, is highly desirable as is a post-graduate business or public health degree. Board certification in a recognized medical specialty, preferably primary care or emergency medicine, and an active medical license are required.
Located in southern Oregon, Klamath Falls is a charming community offering affordable living, breathtaking views, vast outdoor activities and easy access to larger cities offering extensive theater and arts opportunities. Medford, the 8th largest city in Oregon, is 75 minutes away, and Ashland, best known for the Shakespearean Festival and access to over 120 wineries, is an additional 10 minute drive from Klamath Falls. Southern Oregon’s warm climate has led to national recognition for high quality wines and the richest diversity of climate. It is home of the international building giant Jeld-Wen, the 173rd Fighter Wing, Sky Lakes Medical Center, Oregon Institute of Technology and Crater Lake National Park.
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