Portland, Oregon - Seeking an experienced physician leader to act as Medical Director for the PHP Medicaid Program. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Open to board certified Primary Care physicians with 5+ years of clinical experience. Quality improvement experience preferred. Managed care experience a plus. In addition to Medicaid program leadership, the medical director will participate in Utilization and Quality Management processes across the entire Health Plan population. If you have a passion for serving the Medicaid population, especially the disadvantaged, join the Providence Health Plan team and make a difference. Enjoy satisfying work and a stimulating after-hours life in Portland, one of the Pacific Northwest's premiere cities.
Portland has a metro population over two million, but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national livability contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a bastion of good living and one of our national capitals of cool. With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.
Providence Health Plan offers comprehensive coverage to hundreds of thousands of members in three states. The Plan collaborates with other provider groups to deliver health care that increases access, controls costs and ensures quality. We are honored that the Oregon Public Employees Benefit Board selected Providence Health Plan to administer its self-funded health plan.
Providence St. Joseph Health is a family of partner organizations including Providence Health & Services, St. Joseph Health, Facey Medical Foundation, Swedish, Pacific Medical Centers, Covenant Health and Kadlec. With 50 hospitals, more than 800 physician clinics, and a variety of health and educational services that include senior care and supportive housing, the health system and its partners em...ploy more than 100,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states: Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. PSJH’s family of organizations work together to meet the needs of its communities, especially the poor and vulnerable.