1099 Virtual Urgent Care - Physician

  • Oscar
  • Remote
  • Aug 30, 2022
Physician Urgent Care

Job Description

Hi, we're Oscar. We're hiring a Physician to join our Virtual Urgent Care team.

Oscar is the first health insurance company built around a full stack technology platform and a focus on serving our members. We started Oscar in 2012 to create the kind of health insurance company we would want for ourselves—one that behaves like a doctor in the family.

About the role

We are looking for virtual care providers who can provide telemedicine services and are always looking to explore new ways we can provide virtual care. You will deliver patient care on Oscar's platform(s) both through messaging and phone. As an Oscar Medical Group provider, you'll re-imagine how we diagnose, treat and follow up with members virtually. You will work remotely, and work with our team to provide patient care.

You will report to the Virtual Urgent Care Medical Director. This is a remote / work-from-home role. You must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, or Virginia. Note, this list of states is subject to change. #LI-Remote


  • Provide top-notch medical care virtually (both by phone and message)
  • Provide patient care using Oscar Medical Group guidelines and policies
  • Focus on efficiency and quality of care delivery
  • Ensure patient access to VUC services
  • Collaborate with MAs, RNs, and other providers across service lines (e.g. primary care and health assessments)


  • Board-certification in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine or Emergency Medicine
  • MD or DO from an accredited medical school
  • Licensed in CA & TX
  • 3+ years experience in urgent care, ER or outpatient family medicine practice.

Bonus Points

  • 2+ years of Telemedicine experience
  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Licensed in other OMG states: AZ, CA, CT, FL, GA, IA, IL, KS, MI, MO, NC, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, TN, TX, VA
  • Morning availability 7-10 am ET; 4-11 pm ET; and/or weekends Sat-Sun 8-11pm ET
  • Other availability to work hours during urgent care business hours Monday - Sunday 8a-11p ET
  • Supervisory experience of Nurse Practitioners (NP) and Physician Assistants (PA)

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Life at Oscar: 

At Oscar, being an Equal Opportunity Employer means more than upholding discrimination-free hiring practices. It means that we cultivate an environment where people can be their most authentic selves and find both belonging and support. We're on a mission to change health care -- an experience made whole by our unique backgrounds and perspectives.

We aim to make health care affordable and accessible for all, and apply this same vision to our perks and benefits, including: medical benefits, generous paid-time off, paid parental leave, retirement plans, company social events, stocked kitchens, wellness programs, and volunteer opportunities.

Reasonable Accommodation:

Oscar applicants are considered solely based on their qualifications, without regard to applicant’s disability or need for accommodation. Any Oscar applicant who requires reasonable accommodations during the application process should contact the Oscar Benefits Team (accommodations@hioscar.com) to make the need for an accommodation known.

To protect the health and safety of our employees, we require any employee conducting in-person work* to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by their start date. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or protected religious reasons, please reach out to our Benefits team at accommodations@hioscar.com to submit an accommodations request.

Note: In-person work includes: employees required to work from our offices, employees conducting sales work in the field and employees conducting at-home or in-person visits with members.