Careers - Podimetrics

Medical Director

Job Title
Medical Director
Job ID
Remote,  MA 02144
Other Location

About Podimetrics: 

Podimetrics is a virtual care management company dedicated to preventing diabetic amputations, one of the most debilitating and costly complications of diabetes. Podimetrics earns high engagement rates from patients and allows clinicians to achieve unparalleled outcomes – keeping vulnerable patients healthy at home and saving limbs, lives, and money. Founded in 2011 by a physician and engineers from MIT and Harvard, Podimetrics is headquartered in Somerville, MA, and has a growing team of passionate and mission-driven individuals devoted to improving the lives of patients with diabetes everywhere.

Core Values:

1.       People First: We care for our people: team, patients, clinicians & health plans, and stockholders.

2.       Equity Through Diversity: We commit to fostering an inclusive work environment where ideas come from all people to best meet the diverse needs of those we serve.

3.       Empathy & Compassion: We seek to understand and take action to improve.

4.       Respectful Candor: We are direct in communication and work to create an environment where all can share their perspectives without risk of repercussions.

5.       Active Curiosity: We are deeply curious, always striving to learn more and do better.

6.       Resourcefulness: We are deliberate in our investment of team and capital, creating opportunity regardless of resources.

7.       Do the Right Thing: We do the right thing, consistent with our values, even when it is challenging.

8.       Enjoy the Ride: We are going to have a lot of fun doing it.

Role Description:

The Medical Director role is a leadership position, responsible for ensuring the care services delivered by Podimetrics are in accordance with medical best practices.  Reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer or Chief Medical Officer and working cross-functionally with internal and external stakeholders, this leader will develop and execute a care strategy to deliver on our ambitious patient outcomes objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

Assist the Chief Executive Officer or Chief Medical Officer in planning and establishing goals and policies to improve quality and cost-effectiveness of care and service for members.
Be a trusted source of medical best practices related to the management of diabetic foot complications for cross-functional teams within the organization. 
Consult on case reviews with the care management team to drive improved outcomes for patients.

Own and enhance our evidence-based and data-driven care protocols

Lead medical training and continuous education programs for internal teams within the organization.

Liaise with medical professionals and other key stakeholders outside the organization on patient cases.

Support sales and marketing on the development of content for educational in-services and public relations.

Support product development in assessing and building the business case for improved product offerings.


Licensed DPM, MD, or DO

Board certification preferred

Expertise and experience in the clinical management of advanced diabetic foot complications.

Persistence, organization, and discipline in setting targets and managing activities to stay on track and modify the plan as needed

Resourcefulness, high energy, and enthusiasm moving quickly, resourcefully, and with creativity, while not being afraid to speak up and respectfully confront challenges

Absolute integrity in business dealings, ensuring that ethical corners are never cut.  Earns trust and maintains confidences, doing what is right, not just what is expedient.  

 Ability to travel domestically 10-25%.

The successful candidate will embody the following competencies:

Honesty/integrity: Earns trust and maintains confidence, doing what is right while not cutting corners ethically.

Accuracy and Detail-Orientation: Create and review records thoroughly and accurately; do not let errors, omissions, or inconsistencies slip through the cracks.

Curiosity and Intelligence: Eager to explore and deepen understanding of new areas. Learns quickly while demonstrating the ability to proficiently understand and absorb new information.

Reliability and Responsibility: Take ownership and responsibility for operational excellence and contributions to a positive patient experience. Foster confidence from the team by consistently exceeding expectations

Infectious Enthusiasm: Can inspire excitement for the company’s vision and current capabilities.  Exhibits passion and excitement over work.

Strong  Communication: Speaks and writes articulately; excels at public speaking; is an active listener.

Podimetrics is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

Revised July 2021


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