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Government Provider of Federal Employee Health Plans Partners with B.E. Smith to Recruit Next Medical Director

June 24, 2019

Government Employee Health Association, known as GEHA, aims to hire a new Medical Director – Clinical Policy and Efficacy to serve 1.8 million federal employees, retirees, and their dependents.

With the help of B.E. Smith Executive Search services, GEHA will identify a board-certified MD to plan and administer the company’s medical policies and programs. 

The Medical Director will focus on evolving culture at GEHA, while supporting the advancement of population health. Their expert knowledge will aid in driving positive outcomes, delivering efficient utilization, and applying consistent, evidence-based medical policy.

The complete job posting for GEHA’s Medical Director – Clinical Policy and Efficacy can be found on the B.E. Smith website.

GEHA remains one of the nation’s largest providers of medical and dental care plans for federal employees. The creation of this organization followed the enactment of the Federal Employee Health Benefits Act of 1959, making GEHA one of the first carriers to provide health insurance to this group.

The Medical Director will be based at the organization’s Lee’s Summit, Missouri location, a suburb of the Kansas City metropolitan area. The city is popular for barbecue, jazz, and several professional sports teams.

Founded in 1978, B.E. Smith is the trusted partner in Interim Leadership and Executive Search solutions for organizations and healthcare professionals across the healthcare continuum. Exclusive to the healthcare industry, our personalized placement methodology best matches professionals to organizations enabling them to improve clinical, financial, and operational performance. Since 2000, B.E. Smith has supported more than 6,000 leaders advance their careers.

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