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Medical Director | Physician MD/DO | Remote | TX



Houston, TX, USA
Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2022

About the Role:

On site - Virtual, Medical Director MD/DO.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be the market champion for Imagine Pediatrics to all external stakeholders in the care of children with medical complexity
  • Lead a team of clinicians to execute on our team objectives in care delivery
  • Participate as a practicing physician caring for children with medical complexity with an innovative, digital first, wraparound virtual care program
  • Establish and define organizational design, clinical processes, and care model in an entrepreneurial environment while spearheading market expansion
  • Structure clinical model to be compatible with value-based reimbursement mechanisms; align processes with technology and operations teams to capture and measure cost savings of care
  • Collaborate with physicians, specialists, nurse practitioners, clinical support staff to operationalize Imagine Pediatrics’ delivery model
  • Partner with operations and technology teams to build a robust, digitally integrated care model that drives above-average clinical outcomes and delivers a world-class patient experience
  • Be an active participant in the leadership team to ensure appropriate data acquisition to drive evidence-based decision making around clinical product development
  • Participate in group call coverage to manage after-hours issues for children with medical complexity


  • Accredited medical degree (DO/MD); a specialty in pediatrics, and an active Texas Medical license required
  • Strong knowledge of clinical best practices as they relate to pediatric care and complex care patients
  • Exceptional interpersonal and relationship-building skills with an ability to influence results, garner support, and tactfully manage complex relationships and influences within and across the organization
  • A mission-driven leader with high IQ and EQ
  • Passion for patient-centric healthcare and innovative clinical models that serve patient needs
  • Entrepreneurial and collaborative spirit; comfortable with and excited by working at a high-growth company
  • Proven clinical background in risk-bearing models or highly aligned risk-sharing payerprovider care models highly desired
  • Leads with a demonstrated understanding of value-based care/managed care environments
  • Extensive clinical expertise and experience building and managing high-performing clinical teams
  • Strong knowledge of clinical best practices as they relate to pediatric care and complex care patients