Practice Transformation Specialist, PSO

TITLE: Practice Transformation Specialist

DIVISION: Physician Services Organization

REPORTS TO: Associate Director of Practice Transformation Services




The CMA Physician Services Organization (PSO) is a for-profit subsidiary of CMA that focuses on providing best-in-class services and tools to California physicians, enabling them to remain or become independent. The PSO is looking for one a practice transformation specialist to work closely with its partner, Aledade, to help facilitate transformative change within community health centers.


  • Conduct frequent virtual or (permitting) in-person visits to your assigned health centers Other duties as assigned (this must be included in all job descriptions)

  • Assisting the physicians and their staff with transformation plans to shift into value-based care, improve quality, and identify opportunities for increased practice efficiency

  • Help CMA-PSO develop its practice transformation process and tools, aimed at building practices’ overall capacity for ongoing and sustainable change to high-performing medical practices

  • Project manage the assigned health centers

  • Assist with workflow changes, clinical calls, and workgroup participation

  • Drive the health centers toward outcomes that improve care and reduce costs

  • Partner with your health centers to help design, deploy, and train staff on workflows to incorporate various technologies into their daily activities


  • At least two (2) years of prior experience working directly with small- and medium-sized Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) across California, preferably helping them with quality improvement initiatives and transformative workflow changes.
  • Based in California and willing to travel for one onsite visit per practice per quarter. (Note: During COVID-19, it is expected that all work will be remote, requiring virtual visits.)
  • Strong project management experience working on medium to large scale initiatives, preferably in a practice/clinical setting.
  • Experience exporting data and running reports, preparing proposals, reports, updates, and summaries in the practice/clinical setting, process mapping, and workflow analysis tools.
  • Understanding of and previous experience working with Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Practice Management Systems (PMS) for clinical purposes.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Solid understanding of the healthcare delivery system, particularly medical management and value-based care.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent computer skills and willingness to learn new programs/applications.
  • Team player
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent


Aledade, community health centers, and physician practices


Position requires operation of normal office equipment, computer, printers, photocopier, fax machines, multi-line phone, mobile communications tools

(This job description reflects the general level and nature of the job.  It is not intended to be all inclusive.)

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To apply, please download the application form and email your cover letter, resume and completed application form to Human Resources.