Valley Health Plan (VHP), a Knox-Keene licensed County operated health plan located in the heart of Silicon Valley, serving 160,000 members is seeking a Chief Medical Officer (CMO) who will support VHP's mission to address the holistic needs of the members served and will be actively involved in the shift toward a value-based, integrated delivery system in collaboration with strategic partners to ensure the delivery of the highest value medical, pharmaceutical, behavioral and social services and supports. VHP's CMO has overall accountability and oversight of all clinical functions and medical cost trends consistent with the vision and strategy set forth by VHP's senior executive leadership team.
A qualified candidate must be a board-certified MD or DO with an active, unrestricted California medical license with at least five years of clinical practice and five years of experience in an executive role in a health plan. An MBA, MPH or MHA and experience in a Knox-Keene licensed health plan is preferred, although not required.
In addition to County of Santa Clara’s generous leadership benefits package, the individual that will be selected shall enjoy the benefits of a rewarding career as a servant-leader in a county that is considered as one of the leaders nationwide.
This recruitment will continuously accept applications until the position is filled.
If you have any questions regarding this position, contact Adrian Cudal, Executive Services at (408) 299-5852. EOE
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is dependent upon qualifications.
Internal Number: 19-A9G-A
About Valley Health Plan - County of Santa Clara
Santa Clara County, sometimes referred to as “Silicon Valley,” is unique because of its combination of geographic attractiveness and social diversity. With its numerous natural amenities and one of the highest standards of living in the country, it has long been considered one of the best areas in the United States to live and work.
The County’s population of 1.8 million is the largest in Northern California, one of the State’s most heterogeneous, rich in ethnic and cultural diversity, and enjoying access to all of the attractions of the San Francisco Bay Area.
The elected Board of Supervisors establishes policies to address issues that affect the day-to-day operation of County government and is responsible for an annual operating and capital improvement budget of more than $5.6 billion. It adopts ordinances that affect the unincorporated communities and oversees the budget.
The County operates under a “charter” form of government, which gives the County more responsibility and authority. Under this charter, the Board appoints a County Executive to administer County Government. Santa Clara County is the third largest employer in Silicon Valley with over 17,000 ...employees.
The mission of Santa Clara County is to plan for the needs of a dynamic community, provide quality services, and promote a healthy, safe and prosperous community for all. Core values include: demonstrating ethical conduct reflecting honesty and integrity; committing to efficient, effective, quality service; valuing the community; upholding fiscal responsibility; exhibiting mutual respect; and encouraging innovation and flexibility.