Health Plan Associate Medical Director Physician
MedStar Family Choice

Full Time

Washington, DC

Position Summary:

Health Plan Associate Medical Director Physician – MedStar Family Choice

MedStar Medical Group offers a uniquely rewarding career in a major marketplace. Shape your future in health care in the kind of setting that's right for you and your practice. Become part of an organization that welcomes your experience and input—as a clinician and healthcare expert.

We are looking for a physician with primary care and health plan experience to join MedStar Family Choice, our Medicaid managed care organization as the health plan Associate Medical Director in the Washington, D.C., area. In this position, you will participate in the development and daily execution of case management, disease management, population health management, utilization review, and other operations of the health plan. You will also conduct a daily review of current inpatients, precertification requests, pharmacy requests, review of emergency department visits, review of appeals, and consultations with nurse case managers and other associates to ensure the daily operations of the plan. Utilization review decisions for members of MedStar Family Choice (MFC) are made according to Utilization Management (UM) criteria and based on medical necessity and the existence of coverage.

Qualified candidates must have health plan experience and need to reside in the D.C./Maryland area.

This is a hybrid work position that includes a combination of working from our Washington, D.C., office and also remotely.

As a MedStar Medical Group clinician, you can expect:
  • A competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Generous paid time off
  • CME leave and CME allowance
  • Retirement savings plan – 403(b) with % employer match, 457(b), and 457(f)

A competitive salary.

Be a part of a nationally-recognized health system and the largest provider of health services in the Baltimore/Washington region. With our vast resources and capabilities at your disposal, you can expand your clinical expertise. Enjoy a rich career and a quality of life unique to Baltimore and the mid-Atlantic region, which features a mix of urban, suburban, and rural communities.

Be the provider you were meant to be, here at MedStar Health.

We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.

Why join MedStar Medical Group?

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.

MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.