Job Description

Medical Staff

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Hemodialysis Medical Director

Roy Lester Schneider Hospital

Position

he Hemodialysis Medical Director manages all aspects of the Hemodialysis Unit operations and is responsible for resolving any issues that may arise relating to the provision of dialysis services, including outpatient and acute care services. The Hemodialysis Medical Director is also responsible for monitoring compliance with CMS Certification, JC Accreditation, and all ESRD Network regulatory requirements. This person assumes responsibility and accountability for the duties and is cognizant of the philosophy, standards, objectives, and policies of the Schneider Regional Medical Center and the Medical Staff.

Hazards & Physical Requirements

Is aware of risk of exposure to communicable diseases; blood and/or body fluids. Work is performed in patient care setting. Must be able to occasionally push/pull up to 50 lbs. and lift/carry up to 20 lbs. on an occasional basis.

Specific Requirements

  • He/she must be credentialed at Schneider Regional Medical Center as an associate or active member with appropriate privileges in Nephrology.
  • Knowledge of methods of statistical analysis, data collection and presentation, word processing, and proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, communication-verbal and written, organizational, analytical and presentation skills.
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills, demonstrating the ability to work collaboratively with staff, patients and families and other departments.
  • Must have strong background in finance/budgeting/billing.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Joint Commission, CMS, and ESRD Network regulations.
  • Demonstrates skill in establishing/implementing policies/procedures.