Chief Executive Officer

Catalyst Medical Group, PLLC 

Location: Lewiston, Idaho

Catalyst Medical Group (CMG) is a thriving healthcare system including a multi-specialty medical clinic and a specialty  orthopedic group in the Lewis Clark Valley that was founded in 2017 with the partnership of Lewiston Orthopedics Associates  (LOA), originally founded in 1973, and Valley Medical Center (VMC), founded in 1980. The express purpose of joining forces  was to provide the highest quality healthcare to our community. A physician owned and operated organization with 24  providers and 245 employees, Catalyst Medical Group is a highly regarded, financially sound organization that occupies two  main campuses, with satellite clinics in Clarkston, WA and Moscow, ID.

Catalyst Medical Group offers high quality services through the use of the latest technology including a fully integrated practice  management/EMR system, as well as state of the art radiological imaging and in-house laboratory. Lewiston Orthopedics Associates also has a newly remodeled out-patient surgery center on its campus. Catalyst Medical Group is located in the  beautiful Hells Canyon area in a desirable community with many amenities nearby. The purpose of creating this union  included: a means to promote integration of independent groups, to aid in strengthening these entities in an endeavor to  remain independent in the current medical environment, to utilize shared resources to reduce overall costs, and to increase  bargaining power with negotiations among various insurance companies.

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will lead and strengthen Catalyst Medical Group. While upholding the mission and vision of  Catalyst Medical Group, the CEO will direct operations in the most efficient and effective manner to ensure achievement of the  organizational growth, goals, and objectives, regulatory compliance, targeted satisfaction levels and high-quality standards.

The ideal candidate with possess:

  • Strong leadership skills; able to foster trust between all parties;
  • Fine-tuned negotiation skills with the ability to successfully navigate through complex political landscapes;
  •  The ability to promote clinical integration within the community and participate with marketing programs;
  • Skills to enhance operational effectiveness, emphasizing cost containment while ensuring high quality of care;
  • Assist with annual budget process and overall financial management of the organization;
  • Lead recruitment efforts for growth of the provider base.

The right CEO candidate will hold an MBA, MHA or CPA. The candidate will possess at least five years of experience leading  operations at an executive level, ideally in a multi-specialty group practice setting, a single specialty group practice, or both. He  or she should have a big picture perspective, being skilled at managing and integrating different business lines and functions.  A leadership style that is team driven, open, accessible and able to foster trust between all parties is essential for success at  CMG. Candidates who possess a CMPE or ACHE certification designation are preferred. Compensation and benefits meet the AMGA median levels inclusive of a bonus based upon achieving defined and measurable objectives.

Lewiston, Idaho; Asotin and Clarkston, Washington (the Lewis-Clark Valley), with a population of over 60,000 offers a safe  community, healthy economy, and excellent schools including a new, state-of-the-art high school which opened fall 2020.  Located just 100 miles south of Spokane, WA and 260 miles north of Boise, ID, the Lewis Clark Valley offers abundant outdoor recreational activities like hunting, fishing, boating, skiing, bike riding, hiking, etc., with the advantage of a strong family oriented community. There are two state universities within 25 miles (Washington State University and University of Idaho), as  well as Lewis-Clark State College and Walla Walla Community College right in town. The four local golf courses offer year  around play and several world class courses are within a two-hour drive. Commute to work is an average of 8-10 minutes.

Contact information:
CMG CEO Succession Task Force
Catalyst Medical Group, PLLC