DaVita Director, Product Design and Implementation in EL SEGUNDO, California

Director, Product Design and Implementation


DaVita Medical Group manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Nevada, New Mexico, Florida, Colorado and Washington in its pursuit to deliver excellent-quality health care in a dignified and compassionate manner. As of June 30, 2016 DaVita Medical Group (formerly HealthCare Partners) provided integrated care management for approximately 760,000 patients. DaVita Medical Group’s leadership development initiatives and social responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu.

We are committed to bringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking a leading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to assure quality, access, and affordable care for all.

If you're looking to make a difference with a large, financially stable, well-recognized medical group, DaVita Medical Group may be the employer for you.


The Director of Design & Implementation will work as part of our high impact Commercial Innovation and ACO team, engaging as an operations expert for both designing and implementing new commercial products. The Commercial Innovation and ACO team focuses on one of the DaVita Medical Group’s primary growth engines, the commercial insurance market and ACOs, where we both partner with payors in designing geographic-specific products, and implement the operational framework to effectively optimize care for members under these products. This high visibility role will engage directly with senior leadership across our market and include partnering with functional lane leads in scoping and developing the operational framework for implementing new products, crafting and executing clinical operation benchmarks, and managing our provider network. As a result, the Director of Design & Implementation will develop a depth of expertise across all lanes of the healthcare delivery model, and play a critical role in the successful implementation of new products and our commercial member growth.


  • Partner with clinical leads to develop and implement operation benchmarks

  • Co-develop provider education content with clinical leads

  • Maintain and optimize our provider network

  • Collaborate with other teams to scope and develop operational framework for implementing new products

  • Pose the right questions and structure analytical frameworks to address those questions

  • Take feedback from subject matter experts, align consensus, and drive process/change

  • Clearly synthesize insights, both via PowerPoint and verbally, and present recommendations to executives

  • Must be willing to stretch “up” and “down” in responsibilities


Requirements / Qualifications

  • 10 years of total work experience required, with at least two years of prior experience within a healthcare organization

  • Understanding of the managed care industry as it pertains to insurance, physician groups, hospitals, risk contracting and incentive arrangements

  • In-depth knowledge of various types of contractual relationships payors may have with a provider

  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

  • Strong attention to detail and comfort working with numbers

  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively for 10 hours / day

  • Comfortable operating in an ambiguous environment

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Personal values in line with DaVita’s values of service excellence, integrity, team, continuous improvement, accountability, fulfillment, and fun

DaVita Medical Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such, DaVita Medical Group makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

DaVita Medical Group will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Primary Location CA-EL SEGUNDO - 90245

Req ID: 318962