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Chief Medical Director - Managed Care

Indianapolis, IN · Healthcare
About the Company:
A Fortune 500 company, is a diversified, multi-national healthcare enterprise that provides a portfolio of services to government sponsored healthcare programs, focusing on underinsured and uninsured individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care and Long Term Care (LTC), in addition to other state-sponsored/hybrid programs, and Medicare (Special Needs Plans).

The Company operates local health plans and offers a range of health insurance solutions. It also contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health management, care management software, correctional healthcare services, dental benefits management, in-home health services, life and health management, managed vision, pharmacy benefits management, specialty pharmacy and telehealth services.

Position Purpose:
Direct and coordinate the medical management, quality improvement and credentialing functions for the assigned business unit based on, and in support of the strategic plan, establishing the strategic vision and attendant policies and procedures.
  • Serves as clinical advisor to and educator of medical management staff making sure correct clinical judgment is applied to all medical management determinations.
  • Oversees internal medical review guidelines to ensure clinical integrity and compliance and acts as a resource for staff members throughout the operation.
  • Coordinates with other departments, the responses needed to address regulatory accreditation concerns pertaining to medical management issues
  • Performs medical review activities pertaining to utilization review, quality assurance, and medical review of complex, controversial, or experimental medical services.
  • Facilitates the achievement of the Medical Management Program goals through an effective health services delivery system.
  • Responsible for physician review and oversight of all potential adverse determinations including pre-certifications/prior authorizations, concurrent review and appeals/retrospective review.
  • Responsible for HEDIS improvement and strategy.
  • Actively participates in the auditing process of medical management processes and corrective action team projects for medical management
  • Achieves utilization, cost management and quality goals.
  • Participates and advises in the development of corporate medical policies for UM, pharmacy, and new technology
    For Home State Health Plan only – responsible for the sufficiency and supervision of the health plan provider network

     
Qualifications:

Education/Experience:
  • Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathy, board certified in a specialty recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialists.
  • Volunteer patient care required.
  • Previous experience as Medical Director is preferred.
  • Master’s degree in Business Administration, Public Health, Healthcare Administration or related field preferred.
License/Certificates:
  • Board Certification through American Board of Medical Specialists.
  • Current state medical license without restrictions.

Benefits:
The company offers more than just medical insurance. They pay most of your benefits costs and in some cases – they pay 100 percent. Most of the benefits not covered by the company are paid with pre-tax payroll deductions.
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts (includes health care, dependent care mass transit reimbursement)
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Basic Life insurance
  • Supplemental AD&D
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Wellness Program
  • 401(k) retirement with company match
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Vacation, Personal and Sick time
  • Paid Company Holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Training and Learning Opportunities
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Educational Assistance
  • Service Awards
  • On-site fitness center or discount at local fitness centers (most locations)
  • Discounts for select local and national products and services, including cell phones, computers and more
  • Other amenities may be available, but vary by location
Kat Forester
ProEnlist, LLC

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