Medical Director - Utilization Review

Max Populi, LLC San Diego , CA 32123

Posted 2 months ago

We are hiring several Physician Reviewers in CA forthe largest, locally-based commercial health plan in San Diego. They provide theirmembers to an award-winning network of hospitals, medical groups and physicians.
This is an opportunity to push for better patient outcomes and determine medical necessity of care.
ThePhysician Reviewerwill perform all reasonably necessary functions to ensure quality of care and appropriate utilization in the most cost-effective, appropriate and professional manner, which meets the expressed needs of patients and professional colleagues.
The Physician Reviewer will be a part of theHealth Services Department. This departmentis comprised of areas of Medical Management, Provider Relations/NetworkSupport, Quality Improvement and Pharmacy.
Ideal Candidate:
  • M.D. Degree
  • License to practice in California must be in progress prior to start date
  • Five years experience as a practicing primary care physician with knowledge of managed care and the process for prior authorization review
  • Knowledge of physician social and political behavior and managed care philosophy
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with medical leadership and administration of Health Plan, medical staff, nurses, and hospital administration.
  • Board Certification in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
This is a Monday - Friday regular office hours with no call or weekend work.
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Medical Director - Utilization Review

Max Populi, LLC