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If you are located within the Greater Hartford, CT Metro area you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.
The Per Diem Medical Director will utilize their experience as a collaborating Physician within the CT market and support the Optum CCM clinical model on a per-diem basis. The Medical Director will supplement various market activities including APC rounding / education, representing Optum in external SNF meetings, chart reviews and audits, and discussing long term and post-acute patient care issues. They will provide support across CT facilities approximately 2-3 half days per week.
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.
MD or DO
Active and unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of CT
5+ years of experience working with geriatric and/or long-term care population
Behavioral and Physical medicine expertise
Demonstrated experience working with APCs: Nurse Practitioners and/or Physician Assistants (PAs)
To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients, and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies now require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function.
UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state, and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.
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Connecticut Residents Only: The salary range for Connecticut residents is $254,600 to $295,200.
Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
Job Keywords: Medical Director, Hartford, Connecticut, CT
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