As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Nemours is seeking a Medical Director, Telehealth to join our team in Wilmington, DE.
The Medical Director, Telehealth is a full-time opportunity responsible for advancing the use of technology to improve access, reduce costs, and improve outcomes for patients we serve and our partners in the advancement of Nemours True North and strategic initiatives. The Medical Director is responsible for clinical quality and adoption of telehealth across the enterprise, including responsibility of the 24/7 on-demand physician team. The Medical Director will jointly report to the Florida Physician-in-Charge and the Delaware Valley Physician-in-Charge and working closely with the Telehealth Administrator to ensure enterprise-wide integration, operational efficiencies and support of enterprise-wide and local strategic initiatives. Responsibilities of the Telehealth Medical Director include:
Work closely with telehealth leadership team to develop, execute, and refresh a strategic plan and direction that fosters the mission, goals and objectives of Nemours Telehealth, in concert with the strategic direction of the organization.
Function as the lead clinical advocate to all telehealth practice locations and their respective clinical leaders.
Advance the knowledge of internal and external providers regarding opportunities related to telehealth solutions, patient outcomes, and patient and provider satisfaction.
Communicate progress and development of telehealth initiatives to internal and external leaders.
Maintain knowledge in the field and ongoing trends of Telehealth that allow telehealth to have a positive impact on health services access, outcomes and cost efficiencies.
Foster innovation and new opportunities for the use of telehealth in local, regional, national and international markets.
Provide 50% of time focused on telehealth program and remainder on clinical specialty.
Active Board Certification by ABP
Clear and active Delaware Valley Medical License and DEA
More than 3 years’ experience
Demonstrated experience in providing care via telehealth or in the development and operationalizing of telehealth programs
Proficiency with EPIC; open to working with and testing new telehealth technologies
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
For more information and to apply, please visit: https://nemours.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/careers_at_nemours/job/Wilmington-DE/Medical-Director--Telehealth_21468-1
Internal Number: 29424
About Nemours Children's Health System
As one of the nation's premier pediatric health care systems, we've made a promise to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. It's a promise that extends beyond our nationally recognized clinical treatment to an entire integrated spectrum of research, advocacy, education, and prevention.
You can be a part of fulfilling this promise. Enjoy great benefits, top professional colleagues, and the countless rewards that come with caring for children.
To learn more about Nemours and our commitment to treat every child as if they were our own, visit us at www.nemours.org.