Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA (BCBSMA), renowned for its path-breaking approach to payment reform, seeks a Senior Medical Director for Delivery System Innovation and Analytics.
Reporting to the VP for Network Performance and Innovation, this is a new role for a provider-facing physician with significant executive presence who will lead and continuously evolve the support model for BCBSMA’s provider partners. Since the inception of the Alternative Quality Contract (AQC), BCBSMA has committed to partnering with provider groups ensuring they have the data, reporting and consultative support they require to make significant strides in quality as well as cost. The Senior Medical Director will need to establish productive working relationships across the company with other colleagues and leaders to meet key strategic and operational objectives.
The ideal candidate will be a physician who has three to five years of clinical practice experience, preferably in primary care. The best candidate will be a physician who thrives on the intellectual challenge of analyzing clinical performance data and determining the patterns and opportunities it may reveal to improve care management by individuals or even better by groups of clinicians. The Senior Medical Director will be a thought leader, inquisitive, and an effective coach who knows how to use data to tell a story that will motivate clinicians to shift practices. S/he will find these opportunities to improve quality, reduce total medical expense and improve physician and patient engagement rewarding and fulfilling.
BCBSMA is a community-focused, value driven, tax-paying, not-for-profit health plan headquartered in Boston. With $6.5B in premium revenue, BCBSMA is the health plan selected by more than 25,400 Massachusetts employers and has 2.8M members. The product lines include HMO/POS, PPO/Indemnity, Senior Products/Medicare and a dental plan. For more information, please visit www.bluecrossma.com.
NPI is one of two teams within BCBSMA’s Division of Performance Measurement and Improvement (PMI). PMI is the nexus of performance improvement initiatives and metrics and performance measurement strategy and quality at BCBSMA. In turn, the senior officer of this center of innovation and discovery at BCBSMA is Dana Gelb Safran, Sc.D., Chief Performance Measurement and Improvement Officer and SVP for Enterprise Analytics.
We welcome nominations, applications and confidential inquiries. Interested parties please send a resume and cover letter to BCBSMASenMedDir2201@ZurickDavis.com. For additional questions, please contact Ellen Mahoney at 781.938.1975. All contact with our office will remain confidential.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts is an Equal Employment / Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by law.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts is a community-focused, value driven, tax-paying, not-for-profit health plan headquartered in Boston. With $6.5B in premium revenue, BCBSMA is the health plan selected by more than 31,500 Massachusetts employers and has 2.8M members. 800,000 of these members are from outside Massachusetts and that number is likely to increase. The product lines include HMO/P...OS, PPO/Indemnity, Senior Products/Medicare and a dental plan. BCBSMA’s customers include more than 75 percent of cities and towns in Massachusetts and 6 of the 12 Fortune 500 companies headquartered in the Commonwealth.