Area Medical Director, MedExpress - Naples, FL

Naples, FL


As a part of OptumCare, the largest network of medical groups in the nation, MedExpress is seeking a Full Time Area Medical Director to join our team in Naples, FL. At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing Physician–led care locally.

Position Highlights:

  • In conjunction with Regional Medical Director and the Senior VP of Medical Operations; assist in the research, development, and writing or revising of new or existing policies, protocols, and practice guidelines related to patient care and medical provider employment
  • Assist in the implementation of all MedExpress policies and procedures as they pertain to patient care and provider employment
  • Organize, direct, and integrate practices to assure continued compliance with applicable State and Federal laws governing medical services
  • Participate in site review by State, Federal, or other regulatory agencies
  • Organize, direct, and integrate the medical arm of Operations with other departments within the MedExpress organization
  • Maintain an effective working and interpersonal relationship with the medical colleagues, administrative personnel, hospital systems, and patients in order to achieve maximum operational effectiveness and customer satisfaction
  • Lead broader team engagement and mediate professional disagreements
  • Participate in MedExpress marketing activities
  • Participate in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring processes
  • Participate in patient satisfaction projects as developed by MedExpress
  • In conjunction with the Area Managers, Regional Medical Director and Senior VP of Medical Operations, assists in developing and meeting budgetary goals
  • Develop, oversee, and participate in projects that ensure the cost-effectiveness of care provided by medical providers and centers
  • Attend local and national meetings and conferences to remain current regarding issues relevant to the performance of duties

Posted July 11, 2022