Saint Francis Health Care Partners

SFHCP Medical Director Oversight

A key component of the Saint Francis HealthCare Partners (SFHCP) model and the Care Coordination program is the leadership provided by SFHCP Medical Directors. The Medical Directors play an important role in ensuring that the integrated group is a cohesive network that efficiently delivers quality care and healthcare services to improve clinical outcomes.

SFHCP Medical Directors

  • Facilitate appropriate utilization of resources
  • Ensure efficient provision of care
  • Monitor quality of care and physician compliance with Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center (SFH&MC) and SFHCP utilization management policies and procedures
  • Monitor Clinical Integration achievements
  • Act as liaison to designated SFHCP payors
  • Provide concurrent and retrospective review of inpatient care in accordance with SFH&MC and SFHCP utilization management policies, as needed
  • Collaborate with the SFH&MC case managers, inpatient nurse reviewers and Payor medical directors, as needed