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Job Title:Behavioral Health Medical Director
Date Posted:2019-01-16
Job Location:Richmond, VA
Job Requirements:Minimum Education Requirements:
- Current Unrestricted Virginia Physician License, or the ability to obtain one
- Board Certified Psychiatrist required

- Commitment to Virginia Premier's clinical programs and mission to serve the Medicaid population
- Ability to work with colleagues and other health care professionals to resolve utilization and quality management issues
- Ability to communicate effectively with health professionals, administrators and staff, both orally and in writing
- Ability to review the medical literature to answer a clinical question
- Minimum of five years clinical experience
- Experience in managed care medical management preferred
Job Description:Virginia Premier has retained Morgan Consulting Resources, Inc. to conduct the search for their Behavioral Health Medical Director. This is an outstanding opportunity to be a highly visible member of a dynamic organization.

Virginia Premier is a non-profit managed care organization, locally owned by VCU Health. While they are headquartered in Richmond, they also have a presence in Bristol, Wise, Richlands, Winchester, Roanoke, Tidewater and Northern Virginia. This enables them to serve vulnerable populations throughout the state. Virginia Premier Health Plan focuses their resources on member services, offering: Virginia Premier Health Plan, a Medicaid Plan; Virginia Premier Elite Plus, a plan for those needing long-term services and supports; and Virginia Premier Elite, a Medicare Advantage Plan. Please visit their website at

The Behavioral Health Medical Director (BHMD) is responsible for medical management clinical functions including Utilization Management, Quality Improvement, Credentialing and Pharmacy for Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Disorders. He/She will improve the health care delivery system for effective delivery of Behavioral Health care and will be the Behavioral Health clinical subject matter expert at Virginia Premier. The BHMD will supervise the Associate BHMD in addition to partnering with the CMO as their Behavioral Health partner. The role will have an integral part in the development of Behavioral Health programs for Virginia Premier, developing and implementing strategies for growth. The BHMD will be a member of the Virginia Premier Health Quality Utilization Management Committee.
Contact information:Julianne Schoepp, Principal
Morgan Consulting Resources, Inc.

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