PRN Associate Medical Director - Physical Medicine - Community Health Choice
Harris Health System
Location: Houston, Texas
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 156264
PRN Position - No Benefits
Flexible/Evening & Weekend Hours
The Associate Medical Director provides support for Community Health Choice's medical management programs. This includes performing medical necessity reviews, with peer to peer interactions as needed; appeals of adverse determinations and qualityof care service reviews.
M.D. or D.O.Degree and Licensure in the State of Texas, Completion of Residency and Board Certification with preference for the Primary Care Specialties.
Two years prior managed care experience, to include proficiency in performing medical necessity reviews, benefit coverage reviews, and reviews of appeals of adverse determinations; Experience with STAR, CHIP and Health Insurance Marketplace programs preferred.
Three years clinical experience.
Please be advised: Effective Wednesday, September 1st, 2021, with the exception of those who receive an approved exemption, all new hires must provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or receive the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by the second Friday of employment.
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.