University of Rochester

University of Rochester logo

Job Information

University of Rochester Associate Medical Director for Patient Engagement - 231175 in Rochester, New York

Associate Medical Director for Patient Engagement Job ID 231175

Location Medical Faculty Group Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 URMFG Executive Office


The Associate Chief Clinical Officer for Patient Engagement will report to the CEO of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group & Vice Dean of Clinical Affairs and will be responsible for setting strategic vision and priorities for assuring that our people and the design of patient care and institutional resources put our patients first. Priorities will be based on the UR Medicine strategic intent to be the health network of choice and on the growing evidence that patient engagement in their care improves health outcomes.

Principle responsibilities will include overseeing the development of a strategic and tactical plan that embeds concepts of patient engagement in UR Medicine culture and decision making; assuring that the UR Medicine patient engagement efforts consider and address health disparities; actively influence the Digital First strategy; assist providers in adopting Patient reported Outcomes in clinical decision making; identify opportunities for the use of patient-centered technologies and assist providers in adoption; oversee and guide the implementation of the strategic and tactical plan for patient engagement; collaborate with other leaders to develop and execute policies procedures that promote patient engagement (examples include MyChart use policy, patient access policies, and patient education pro); represent UR Medicine in external inquiries related to patient engagement; seek extramural funding in support of the patient engagement strategy.

The URMC leadership responsibilities of the Associate Chief Clinical Officer for Patient Engagement include serving on the URMFG Clinical Operations Committee; Serving on the Clinical Informatics Leadership Team; Co-chairing the patient Experience Leadership Committee; serving on the Provider Advisory Counsel; may develop other committee structures in support of the strategic plan for patient engagement; upon request, present to internal and external audiences about patient engagement.

To interface successfully with all stakeholders, the candidate should have clinical doctoral-level training. The Associate Chief Clinical Officer for Patient Engagement will hold a primary faculty appointment within their clinical department, with the department and rank to be commensurate with area of expertise and experience. Candidate must remain clinically active within their specialty and this role will comprise 30% FTE. The candidate must qualify for a faculty appointment in the School of Medicine & Dentistry..

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #231174 at

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.

The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled