Medical Director Generalist
MetLife - Bloomfield, CT

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Job Title:

Medical Director - Generalist

Job ID:

72022

Location:

Connecticut

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Regular/Temporary:

Regular

Job Location

Bloomfield, CT

Job Description

The primary responsibility is to provide medical consultation and support for Group DI Claims.

Principal Responsibilities:
  • Provide timely, high quality written and verbal medical assessments and opinions to the disability case managers and clinicians with a focus on the claimant’s functional ability and medical restrictions and limitations, based on a review of the disability claim information
  • Contact health care providers to discuss claimant’s medical condition, treatment, prognosis and return to work plans
  • Provide ongoing education of case managers and clinicians through individual claim discussions, explanations and clarifications provided in medical referrals and formal medical training presentations
  • Identify training opportunities and serve as subject matter expert to develop training for clinicians and case managers based on emerging disability trends or knowledge gaps
  • Participate in current or prospective customer visits and presentations

Job Requirements
  • MD or DO degree with Board certification in internal medicine or family practice, specialty in occupational health or physical medicine & rehabilitation preferred
  • At least five years experience in adult patient care; insurance medicine experience or experience performing disability evaluations for Social Security Administration or Workers Compensation Boards preferred
  • Computer proficient, experience with managed medical record preferred
  • Good communication skills, ability to coach, mentor and work collaboratively with a team which includes non-medical professionals
  • This position is located ON-SITE at can be based in Bloomfield, CT

Business Category

Americas Region

Job Category

Medical

Equal Employment Opportunity

MetLife is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We are committed to attracting, retaining and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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