The Medical Assistant supports the medical providers and ensures that all patients receive quality care while maintaining compliance with all federal grants, HIPAA, and Hunter Health Clinic policies and procedures.
The Chief Medical Officer (“CMO”) ensures the delivery of high quality, integrated, patient-centered and comprehensive primary care. The CMO is responsible for assuring the quality of clinical services provided by Hunter Health (e.g. medical, dental, behavioral health, substance use disorder/medication assisted treatment and optometry). The CMO provides clinical and administrative direction to the provider leadership team, including, the Director of Primary Care, the Dental Director and the Director of Integrated Care. Working from a solutions-oriented approach, the CMO ensures healthcare services are in compliance with all applicable regulatory and licensing agencies and meet the highest standards of care. In collaboration with the leadership team, the CMO is responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining the healthcare plan, clinical protocols, performance objectives, productivity benchmarks, compliance measures, provider workflow planning and provider scheduling.
As a licensed provider, the CMO will also provide patient care (minimum 15 hours per week) in addition to their duties in administration.