Medical Director

Location United States, United States
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Life & Savings Insurance
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Full time physician (MD or DO) needed, with primary responsibility to support the life underwriting function in the area of medical risk evaluation.  In alignment with corporate goals, specific responsibilities will include: 1) review underwriting cases/applications and provide medical opinions regarding morbidity and mortality risk, including cases involving complex medical history; 2) review and interpret medical tests; 3) provide underwriter training, development and skills assessment; 4) maintain current knowledge of medicine and industry underwriting practices to advance a competitive underwriting posture; 5) assist in selection and development of life underwriting manual guidelines; 6) work with other Medical Directors to optimally manage case referrals, while providing a consistent approach to impairment underwriting.


1) Medical degree (M.D. or D.O.) along with currently active medical license in state of residence or practice. 2) Four or more years of clinical practice and/or insurance medicine experience. 3) Board certification in clinical specialty (Internal Medicine or Family Medicine preferred) and/or Insurance Medicine.


4) Strong communication and decision-making skills. 5) Familiarity and ability to work with Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel).

NOTE: AXA participates in the E-Verify program.
In addition to competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package including 401 (k) and medical programs, we offer the opportunity for continued professional development in a congenial corporate environment.
AXA is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to our employees, applicants and candidates based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disabilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by federal, state and local laws.

AXA is a leading financial protection company, committed to fostering and maintaining a diverse, multicultural and inclusive environment, and one of the nation’s premier providers of life insurance and annuity products. The organization was established in 1859 and we are committed now more than ever to helping clients meet financial goals in all stages of their lives. One of the hallmarks of our proud heritage is providing world-class customer service.

We're always looking for smart and talented people to help us develop new and innovative ways to expand our product portfolio, reach new customers and serve well the clients already a part of the AXA family.