Medical Director in San Antonio, TX

$200K - $250K(Ladders Estimates)

UnitedHealth Group   •  

San Antonio, TX 78201

Industry: Healthcare

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

The Medical Director is a key member of the market leadership team who shares responsibility for employed clinic outcomes with other members of the team. The Medical Director is responsible for improving the quality and efficiency of medical care in his/her clinics of responsibility.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develops and maintains collegial relationships with employed physicians in order to support the business efforts of the organization
  • Conducts and directs functional Patient Care Coordination (PCC)/PTG meetings
  • Implements market initiatives and holds teams accountable for metrics/performance. Ensures processes and procedures are aligned with the business objectives
  • Quality: Identifies, directs, and executes continuous quality improvement activities to achieve federal quality metrics as well as other quality initiatives/targets, to include but not limited to, primary care medical home and joint commission
  • Risk adjustment: Understands and executes on risk adjustment initiatives
  • Attends and actively engages in leadership meetings
  • Market Operations is the dyad partner. Expected to work collaboratively with operations and matrix partners
  • Mentors and coaches medical group providers
  • Works in matrix relationship with cost and care team as well as QRA/Care 360 and other market and matrix partners
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned
  • Expected to become competent in Tableau and other informatics/reports required to achieve market metrics/objectives
  • Required to manage direct reports, complete all necessary HR evaluations, and other items related to managing direct reports


Required Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.)
  • Current board certification
  • Active, unrestricted medical license in applicable state(s), or ability to obtain licenses rapidly
  • Valid DEA
  • 5+ years of clinical experience, including two or more years of managed care experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years managed care experience
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) fluency


Valid Through: 2019-10-24