Administrative Physician - Physicians Only Apply - Perm
Company: UnitedHealth Group
Posted on: June 5, 2019
A Administrative Physician practice is seeking a qualified
physician for BILOXI, MS. This and other physician jobs brought to
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Telecommute/Work From Home
You're looking for something bigger for your career. How about
inventing the future of health care?
UnitedHealthcare is offering an innovative new standard for care
management. We're pushing ourselves and each other to find smarter
solutions. The result is a culture of performance that's driving
the health care industry forward. As a Medical Director you will
use your talents to take our already-exceptional service and
innovation to the next level. You will lead a team of world-class
professionals who are removing barriers to better health with every
new idea. Are you ready for a new path?
Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)
Inpatient Care Medical Director
At UnitedHealth Group, you'll be right at home. We are taking on
one of the biggest challenges facing our country- and we are making
a difference. UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health
care system of tomorrow. We're bringing better quality health care
to more people in more places. We're using information systems,
data collection tools and outcomes analysis in ways that are new to
our industry and the world. Already Fortune 25, we are totally
focused on innovation and change. We work and aim a little higher.
We expect more from ourselves and each other. At the end of the
day, we're doing pretty well--- and we're doing a lot of good.
UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group company, provides
network-based health and well-being benefits and services for
employers and consumers nationwide. We use our strength, diversity
and innovation to improve the lives of people who use our unique
products and services. And our endless pursuit for excellence in
everything we do extends to your career as well. Join us today for
an inspired and purposeful mix of professional growth opportunities
and personal rewards.
UnitedHealthcare Clinical Services conducts inpatient bed day
review for UnitedHealth Group's clients. These include local and
national commercial employers, Medicare and state Medicaid plans.
UnitedHealthcare---s Inpatient Care Management Medical Directors
work with groups of nurses and support staff to manage inpatient
care utilization at a hospital, market, regional or national level.
Nurses may work telephonically (either work at home or in a large
regional center) or actually go onsite at specific hospitals.
UnitedHealth Care's care management approach is very data driven,
and is grounded in the use and application of evidence based
medicine (EBM) such as the MCGTM Guidelines. The successful ICM
medical director appreciates and understands data. In addition, he
or she is a champion of and is very conversant with EBM, and uses
it to teach and direct clinical staff, as well as engage practicing
physicians in discussions designed to promote individual patients
receiving the right care, in the right place at the right time.
Through daily support of the UnitedHealthcare Clinical Services
nurses, the medical director serves as a primary clinical educator
and mentor, and facilitates achievement of appropriate patient care
goals through guiding nurses in the job they do and conducting
peer-to-peer communication with practicing physicians.
ICM Medical Director's chair periodic market oversight meetings
with the outward facing Market Medical Directors, network
contractors, nurse management and other internal lay managers. The
goal is to use market knowledge as well as UnitedHealthcare---s
robust quality and utilization data to identify and address market
and hospital specific relationship issues and practice habit
opportunities to better advance the practice of EBM.
Although the United Health Services ICM medical director's work is
typically concentrated in a region, he or she is part of a national
organization and team, and collaborates with peers, nurse managers,
and non-clinical employees from across the country. In response to
customer need and expectation, UnitedHealthcare is continuously
modifying its programs and approaches. Although not a primary job
function, medical directors with the interest in doing so often
have the opportunity to be involved with change design and
Regardless of your role at UnitedHealthcare, the support you feel
all around you will enable you to do what you do with energy,
integrity, and confidence. So take the first step in what is sure
to be a fast paced and highly diversified career.
--- MD or DO degree
--- Active, unrestricted Ohio Medical license
--- Board Certified in an ABMS or AOBMS specialty
--- 5+ years clinical practice experience -Intermediate or higher
level of proficiency with managed care
--- 2+ years Quality Management experience
--- Substantial experience in using electronic clinical systems in
the payer setting.
--- Sound knowledge of the managed care industry.
--- Strong belief in EBM (Evidence Based Medicine), and familiarity
with current medical issues and practices.
--- High level of proficiency with MS Word, Outlook, and Excel.
--- Data analysis and interpretation experience and skills.
--- Experience in other MS programs a plus.
--- Supervisory skills, including clinical mentoring and coaching
--- Project management background is a plus.
--- Excellent telephonic and interpersonal communication
--- Team player and strong teambuilding skills.
--- Creative problem solving skills.
--- Excellent presentation skills for both clinical and
Careers with UnitedHealthcare: Let's talk about opportunity. Start
with a Fortune 14 organization that's serving more than 85 million
people already and building the industry's singular reputation for
bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your
passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for
the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers
and individuals, states and communities, military families and
veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them
the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve
their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity.
It's where you can do your life's best work.SM
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or
disability status. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace.
Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning
employment. In addition, employees in certain positions are subject
to random drug testing.
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