Chief Medical Officer

Exempt, Full Time Position


Date Posted: July 2019

Department: Administration

Community Health Services participates in the NHSC Loan Repayment Program


Since 1970, Community Health Services has existed to provide comprehensive health care services to the residents of Hartford and Windsor. We were made for the community, by the community, to offer a full spectrum of services to include medical, behavioral health care, dental care, a full-service pharmacy and more. Our goal is to offer our patients a medical home; a place where they can come for all of their needs; a place where the clinical staff know them by their first name. Our dedicated staff demonstrate the good we can do on a daily basis when we provide quality care with dignity to each and every individual. We want to help our patients get all of the health care they need -- when they need it -- so they may too live a healthier and happier life.

Community Health Services, Inc. is seeking an experienced Chief Medical Officer to join our collaborative environment.  The CMO consistently manages the quality of care and the quality of the medical staff, and assures all clinical systems are working in tandem for the overall benefit of the patient population. The CMO assembles and maintains the right team of clinical leaders and staff to achieve excellence in the delivery of care and related services. The CMO continually pursues new approaches and programs for treatment of the unique patient population. The CMO is a senior executive in a non-profit that is unique in its field, and, as such, has responsibility to set and uphold the standard for care in its sector.

The successful candidate will:
  •   A graduate of the approved medical school.

  •   Board certified or   Board eligible   in appropriate discipline.

  •   Licensed to practice medicine   in the State of Connecticut.

  •   Eligible to   obtain and maintain   a federal   and state narcotic registration.

  •   Eligible for Hospital   Privileges

  •   Seven   years proved successful experience as a practicing   clinician.

  •   Five years successful   senior/director level management experience.

  •   Strong community health/public health orientation, experienced in   patient care   management,   and demonstrates managed health care   knowledge and experience.

  •   CPT-4 and ICT-10 coding   experience.

  •   Knowledge of or experience   with healthcare information systems, such as electronic   health record and practice   management   systems experience.

  •   Experience in   a multiple provider   medical   practice.

  •   Must be a   graduate of an accredited   residency program in family medicine,   internal medicine   or internal medicine/pediatrics.

  •   Must be board certified at hire   and will   be expected to   maintain appropriate board certification, licensure, and membership   in professional organizations

Some benefit programs available to eligible employees include:
  • Community Health Services participates in the NHSC Loan Repayment Program

  • Paid Malpractice and CME

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • 401(k) Plan and up to 4% Employer Match

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • 9 Paid Holidays

  • Competitive Pay

  • Employer Paid Life Insurance

  • Employer Paid Short Term Disability

  • Employer Paid Long Term Disability

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Worker's Compensation

  • Various Leave Programs - Bereavement, Military, Maternity, and more

Community Health Services is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.