At Family Health West, everything revolves around our mission. We strive to be the best place to receive care, the best place to practice medicine and the best place to work! Family Health West has been serving the lower valley for over 60 years. We are dedicated in supporting the local community for all of their healthcare needs. Situated at the foot of the Colorado National Monument, Fruita hosts a number of outdoor activities that you can participate in all year long! From mountain biking, to hiking, to kayaking, if you love the outdoors, Fruita is for you! Fruita has a small town feel and is just a 10 minute drive from Grand Junction which has all of your larger-town amenities. Family Health West offers a comprehensive benefits package and an excellent family-like culture that is rooted in Service Excellence. We want you to join our dynamic team of healthcare professionals!
This position is responsible to represent Family Health West in various community medical clinics & hospitals & serve as the Physician & Hospital Liaison. Represents Family Health West service lines to promote the referral of patients to our organization & help to ensure appropriate referrals to our hospital swing bed rehab program. Responsible for planning, organizing & coordinating a physician, medical center & hospital relations program for Family Health West with the objective of maintaining a favorable image to the community & increasing referrals to FHW service lines.
1. Reliable and punctual attendance is essential; expected to be at job as scheduled each scheduled day. 2. Communicate necessary information to others as appropriate. 3. Create a prioritized list of focus medical facilities to market to. 4. Set schedule of clinic & hospital visits for distribution of appropriate literature & provide education to sites for appropriate referrals. 5. Provide education to other hospitals about the FHW swing bed rehab program to improve appropriate referrals. 6. Responsible for communicating closely with FHW clinics & hospital admissions coordinators for efficient and timely communication for exceptional customer experience. 7. Regularly monitor the reputation of FHW & proactively address any concerns from providers, referral sources or administration to continually improve the customer experience. 8. Identify high referral resources & target any low referral sources to increase referral rates to FHW. 9. Meet every week with at least 10 different low referral sources to increase referral rate to FHW. 10. Monitor referrals throughout FHW to determine success of referral campaigns, ensuring an increase of referrals from outside sources. 11. Collaborate with Physician Services, Executive Leadership & Marketing to develop communication campaigns to drive referrals to FHW clinics. 12. Other job related duties as assigned.
Education Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Public Relations or related medical field preferred. Licenses No professional license required. Certifications No professional certification required. Experience 2 – 4 years of Public Relations/Sales experience preferred.
WAGE RANGE = $22.32 - $30.64
FHW offers a full benefits package including: FOR ALL EMPLOYEES: Employee Assistance Program 403 (B) with 4% match from FHW and zero day vesting schedule FOR FULL TIME EMPLOYEES WORKING AT LEAST 30 HOURS A WEEK Medical Plan Options: I. PPO plan with copay/coinsurance and lower deductible II. High Deductible Health Plan with the option for a Health Savings Account. III. Telemedicine includes in both plan options. Dental Vision Life Insurance/ Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Disability Insurance with a Short and Long Term Option. Critical Illness and Accident Plans Cafeteria Options: Health Reimbursement/ Flex Savings / Dependent Childcare
A host of other options to include: Pet Insurance, Identity Protection, Travel protection,
Internal Number: PHYSI01462
About Family Health West
At Family Health West, everything we do revolves around our mission. We have been taking care of families in the lower valley community since 1946. Our people know that those entrusted to our care receive uncompromised compassion and concern. We not only care for individual physical needs, but for the overall well-being of our patients and their families. This is accomplished through our Continuum of Care.As a community-based non-profit organization, Family Health West is committed to providing a Continuum of Care enhancing our community's quality of life through professional health care and related services.