Physician Surveyor - FQHC (Federally Qualified Health Centers)
The Joint Commission
Type: Part Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Ambulatory Surgery Center
Community Health Center/Community Clinic
Office of Dentists
Office of Physicians
Outpatient Care Center
Internal Number: 2021-4705
Nationwide Search - Incumbent will live remotely and will meet with clients throughout United States.
Seeking Physicians with experience working in a Federally Qualified Health Center setting.
The Ambulatory Care/FQHC Surveyor- MD surveys ambulatory organizations throughout the United States within the full scope of the Joint Commission’s Ambulatory Programs:
Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine Federally Qualified Health Center's degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems.
Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance.
Prepares management reports that clearly link individual standards deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points.
Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style that leads to a meaningful and inspirational customer experience.
Participates in other Joint Commission activities as assigned by supervisor.
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy.
Current professional licensure in related discipline is required at the time of hire, and Board Certified with a minimum of five years of experience working in an ambulatory care/FQHC setting.
Experience must include three years of direct clinical experience and two years in management and or quality improvement.
Additionally, current knowledge of The Joint Commission accreditation process is required.
Experience working in a FQHC (Federally Qualified) Community Health Centers setting required.
This highly visible and challenging role requires strong interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills, expertise in interviewing and laptop/tablet proficiency.
Must be able to lift 25 lbs., climb stairs, work in settings with infectious diseases, and travel nationwide 100% of work time.
Ideal candidates will have experience in a culturally diverse work environment.
Must be available to provide monthly availability and work one, two or three weeks per month.
Candidates interested in part time positions must be available to work two weeks (.48 FTE) or three weeks (.7 FTE) per month, and must provide three or four weeks of availability for scheduling purposes.
Everything we do, every survey or review we conduct, every interaction with the public, and every standard we set, is done with the aim of helping our customers better serve their patients, residents, and clients.
The Joint Commission offers opportunities for a highly diverse team of health care professionals with extensive clinical and administrative leadership experience to save and enhance countless lives in a new way. Take your skills to a broader or global level and be empowered to make a difference in how health care is delivered. Apply your knowledge in a setting where innovative ideas and insights from individuals of every background help to set even greater standards of care.