Medicaid Chief Medical Officer

LDH FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT AND OPERATIONS   Baton Rouge, LA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on September 4, 2022
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The Louisiana Department of Health is seeking a Chief Medical Officer. A physician, board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and provides medical/clinical support and knowledge, to contribute to and advance the Louisiana Medicaid program. The CMO is responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

• Interpret existing clinical policies that define services

• Analysis, development and implementation of new clinical policies

• Confer with medical directors in Medicaid managed care health plans

• Prepare and deliver presentations to Medicaid provider groups and other stakeholders

• Critically analyze Medicaid quality measures and Medicaid managed care organization quality performance

• Assist with the development of quality measures.

• Collaborate with diverse community of Medicaid managed care organization medical directors, medical professionals, and patient and community representatives.

• Chair the Medicaid Medical Care Advisory Committee, maintain/participate on the Medicaid Quality Subcommittees to support quality improvement objectives

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