Medical Director Jobs in Portland, OR

Portland, Oregon
Oct 19, 2016
Josh Erde-Wollheim
Position Type

Portland, Oregon - Seeking an excellent physician leader to serve as medical director with Providence Health Plan (PHP). Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Ideal candidate will have experience or interest in quality medical management. This position is responsible, in cooperation with the CMO and other medical directors, for planning, developing and coordinating systems of care and quality assurance activities with resultant medical management savings. PHP earned a 5-star rating in both 2014 and 2015 and has NCQA Commendable accreditation. This is an outstanding opportunity to help lead and grow a successful health plan model in one of the nation's most progressive states in terms of health care innovation and reform.

Facility: Providence Health Plans

Providence Health Plans offers comprehensive coverage to 270,000 members in three states. We're proud to be the largest carrier in Oregon, as well as a part of the third largest integrated delivery system in the country. 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 recently selected Providence Health Plans to administer its new self-funded health plan, which will increase our membership by more than 100,000 individuals.

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.