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**Work Arrangement:** Work from Home
**Relocation assistance:** : is not available for this opportunity.
**Pay Range:** $135,000 - $241,500
**Bonus Potential:** 20%
**Requisition #:** 69799
**Role at a Glance:**
The AVP, Life Medical Director will provide leadership, direction and functional expertise on complex projects and initiatives for Lincoln's Life Underwriting & New Business. You will be responsible for providing leadership and medical expertise for medical underwriting of cases in the Individual Life insurance area. You will also provide strategic oversight of cases and provide medical expertise to the underwriters.
What you'll be doing:
• Provides medical expertise to underwriting and other internal stakeholders
• Reviews medical underwriting cases utilizing statistical methodology to interpret and analyze provided information and determine an overall mortality assessment
• Facilitates recording and reporting of confidential medical information
• Identifies and directs strategic process improvements that significantly improve quality across the medical team and Life and Partner Solutions organization
• Provide strategic leadership and medical guidance in the application of medical impairment risk evaluation and mortality assessments.
• Provides strategic direction to build and enhance the capabilities of the medical department.
• Directs and enhances organizational initiatives by positively influencing and supporting change management and/or departmental and enterprise initiatives
• Provides subject matter expertise to team members and applicable internal and external stakeholders on complex assignments and projects
• Maintains knowledge on current and emerging developments and trends, assess the impact, and collaborates with senior management to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future strategies
• Designs and delivers medical training for the underwriting team to provide best practices and emerging trends to meet business imperatives
• Partners with the Office of Chief Underwriter to develop ongoing training materials utilizing the most current medical information
**What we are looking for:**
• Graduate of accredited Medical School with MD or DO required
• Specialty Certification Internal Medicine or Family Practice preferred
• License to practice medicine in the state of employment preferred
• Board Certification in Insurance Medicine preferred
• 10+ years of medical experience in either individual life underwriting or a combination of medical experience with a minimum of 5 years clinical experience
• Ability to read, interpret and analyze attending physicians statements, EKGs' and stress tests
• Strong oral and written presentation skills and the ability to present medical information to a broad range of audiences
• Apply biostatistics methodology; summarization, analysis of data and the interpretation of their results
• Ability to analyze complex medical risks within a changing work environment
• Understand the financial impact of mortality decisions and enhancements
• Ability to independently analyze medical risks for underwriting cases
• Strong Internet skills to research complex medical issues
**What's it like to work here?**
At Lincoln Financial Group, we love what we do. We make meaningful contributions each and every day to empower our customers to take charge of their lives. Working alongside dedicated and talented colleagues, we build fulfilling careers and stronger communities through a company that values our unique perspectives, insights and contributions and invests in programs that empower each of us to take charge of our own future.
**What's in it for YOU:**
+ A clearly defined career framework to help you successfully manage your career
+ Leadership development and virtual training opportunities
+ PTO/parental leave
+ Competitive 401K and employee benefits ([ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to AVP, Life Medical Director - Life Solutions
+ Free financial counseling, health coaching and employee assistance program
+ Tuition assistance program
+ A leadership team that prioritizes your health and well-being; offering a remote work environment and flexible work hybrid situations
+ Effective productivity/technology tools and training
Work from Home : Employees will work from home and are not required to work in a Lincoln office on a regular basis.
**Lincoln will evaluate the following when setting the successful candidate's wage rate:**
• Prior work or industry experience.
• Education level to the extent education is relevant to the position.
• Unique skills
**About The Company**
Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 200 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas - Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection - focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer's lifestyles and retirement outcomes.
Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $324 billion in end-of-period account values as of June 30, 2021.
Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America and Best Employers for Women by _Forbes_ magazine as well as one of _Newsweek's_ Most Responsible Companies, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees' futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.
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