Chief Operating Officer - Physician Practice is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing operational objectives for one or more physician office sites. Assists in the development and implementation of strategic long-term goals. Being a Chief Operating Officer - Physician Practice provides fiscal management to include analysis, forecasting, budgetary responsibilities, and negotiates contracts. Reviews metrics and revenue cycle performance and recommends and implements strategies for improvement and growth. Additionally, Chief Operating Officer - Physician Practice may require a master's degree. Typically reports to ceo or board of directors. The Chief Operating Officer - Physician Practice manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. To be a Chief Operating Officer - Physician Practice typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function.