This is an outstanding opportunity for someone interested in being the Chief Medical Officer (CMO), for one of the nation's largest and finest not-for-profit hospice and palliative care organizations. The CMO is under the supervision of the Chief Executive Officer, is responsible for the delivery of consistent and high quality hospice and palliative medical services. This is accomplished, in part, through the use of medical standards and protocols as well as effective systems of monitoring accountability. As a member of the executive leadership team, the CMO drives agency-wide strategy development and execution toward achieving Agrace’s mission and vision.
At Agrace, physicians enjoy strong partnerships with area hospitals and medical practices; a collaborative, interdisciplinary team of Agrace professionals; comprehensive in-home, inpatient, respite and residential hospice care and community, clinic and hospital-based palliative care consultation; interaction with our joint fellowship program (with the University of Wisconsin Hospital and the Veteran’s Administration Hospital and Agrace); and two state-of-the-art inpatient facilities (Madison and Janesville, WI) and a hospice residence.
1. Board certification or Board eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine preferred; unrestricted narcotic license (DEA); with experience in hospice or palliative practice preferred and Current unrestricted MD or DO Wisconsin State license to practice medicine required. 2. Board certified in Hospice and Palliative Care. 3. Minimum of 7 years of leadership and supervisory experience in an administrative position, including full accountability for quality and financial outcomes, preferably in a hospice, home health or related program. 4. Minimum of 3 years of senior leadership experience in a sizeable organization, including experience working as part of a cross-functional leadership team, developing organizational culture, strategy and policy. 5. Knowledge and experience with health care delivery systems, policies, accreditation standards, government audits, laws, regulations and reimbursement practices required; hospice-specific knowledge and experience preferred. 5. Experience with electronic health record software required
Community Palliative Consultants is a subsidiary of Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, which has served the Greater Jacksonville Metropolitan Area for 37 years, assisting nearly 1,000 patients daily and more than 6,000 patients per year. Formed in 1979, Community Hospice was the first hospice program in Northeast Florida. This hospice program provides services to 90 percent of the Greater Jacksonville, Florida, market, which includes Duval, St. Johns, Clay, Baker and Nassau counties.