Chief Medical Officer Job Description
The following is a full job description for Chief Medical Officer. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Chief Medical Officer along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Chief Medical Officer is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Secretary to Chief Executive Officer, Associate Chief Academic Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Medical Librarian (MLS), Chief Financial Officer, Chief Technology Officer, Chief Information Technology Officer
Requirements and Responsibilities For Chief Medical Officer
Directs the staff and programs of the organization's medical and nursing programs. Works closely with hospital staff, department directors, and physicians to ensure that the highest standards of quality and service are maintained. Oversees the implementation of quality improvement efforts designed to improve clinical performance and maintain compliance with JCAHO, HIPAA, and other accreditation standards. Requires a degree in medicine from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. Typically requires at least 15 years of clinical experience. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complex tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to top management.
Also Referred to as: Chief Medical Officer, CMO, Top Medical Executive
Similar Jobs:  Secretary to Chief Executive Officer, Associate Chief Academic Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Medical Librarian (MLS), Chief Financial Officer, Chief Technology Officer, Chief Information Technology Officer
Categories:  Healthcare -- Practitioners, Executive and Management
Industries:  Biotechnology, Business Services, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Financial Services, Healthcare, Insurance, Pharmaceuticals,
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