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Hospitalist Associate Medical Director - San Antonio, TX

San Antonio, TX 78205
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Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life's best work.(sm)  


The Associate Medical Director (AMD) is a key member of the Market Leadership and Management Team who shares responsibility for decision making and outcomes in the market with the other members of the market team. The AMD is responsible for improving the quality and efficiency of medical care in his/her market(s) and leading the provider network (both employed and contracted).


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Oversees and manages the hospitalist team and ensures assigned market deliverables are implemented in an effective and timely manner
  • Develops and maintain a collegial relationship with primary care and specialist physicians (employed and contracted), care management and operational leadership in order to support the business efforts of the organization
  • Facilitates hospitalist/SNFist participation in standardized, functional Patient Care Coordination (PCC) meetings and ensures patient information is disseminated to physicians to ensure appropriate patient care is being delivered
  • Implement market specific initiatives (including PCC, Optimal Care, and WellMed Care Model) and ensures that processes and procedures are in line with the business model outlined by corporate offices
  • Drives improvement of hospitalist/SNFist metrics and quality indicators in assigned market by identifying, directing, and executing continuous quality improvement activities or processes.
  • Oversees and manages the Hospitalist and/or SNF Lead Physician(s) as well as provide leadership and mentoring in the establishment of departmental objectives related to staffing plans, financial goals, etc
  • Ensures physician compliance with federal and state regulations as well as internal policies and procedures
  • Performs annual evaluations of the Lead Physician(s), hospitalist/SNFists, and other providers as directed
  • Participates in WellMed and Third Party Payer Committees as deemed necessary by business needs
  • Collaborates with Market Operations and Provider Relations staff in the market(s)
  • Participates in hospital and SNF Joint Operating Committee (JOC) meetings as assigned
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.



Posted: 2020-04-30 Expires: 2020-05-30

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Hospitalist Associate Medical Director - San Antonio, TX

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