Physician Team Lead - Deer Valley, Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix, AZ

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

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As a part of our continued growth, we are searching for a Primary Care Physician Lead to join our team…

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The Physician lead is a member of the clinic leadership team who provides leadership direction to the POD physicians and staff while working closely with the clinic administrator and Associate Medical Director
  • Responsible for planning, implementation and monitoring process improvements, implementing new pathways, referral guideline and chronic disease programs, and monitoring quantification of outcomes and timelines for the department
  • The Physician Lead will continue to have clinical responsibilities in addition to their administrative role

Required Qualifications:

  • Active and unrestricted Arizona medical license
  • Board certified or Board Eligible in Internal or Family Medicine
  • Current and unrestricted DEA certificate
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of Outpatient Clinic experience
  • Managed Care / IPA / Health Plan experience
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to work without direct supervision and practice autonomously
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment


Posted July 1, 2022