Executive Physician Leadership Program

Looking for your next career step? Be part of the next generation of physician leaders.

Apply today and join our innovative program for early-career physicians.


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Program highlights

  • Enjoy clinical-level pay while maintaining your continuing medical education (CME) and license requirements
  • Gain unprecedented insight into leadership of a Fortune 100 healthcare organization
  • Be mentored by top company executives with open door access companywide up to and including the CEO
  • Be a transformative leader in population health, population health management and the transition to value-based care
  • Be a part of a peer network of physician leaders
  • Cultivate rare, high-demand leadership skills that merge clinical insights with key business capabilities

The ideal candidate

  • Board-certified or board-eligible
  • Business-oriented
  • Advanced degree, MBA or J.D. preferred
  • Desire for career development
  • Enthusiasm for creative and challenging projects
  • Ability to thrive in a team-based environment

How the program works

The Executive Physician Immersion Program is a 2-year commitment designed to provide comprehensive and detailed understanding of executive leadership at Humana. 

Year 1 – “Thought focus” Year 2 – “Operational focus”


You will be embedded in a physician-centric marketing team to develop a strategic and operational marketing skill set.


You will work with senior leadership including the CEO, CFO and others to deliver high-impact corporate and business unit strategy projects.


You will partner with the innovation team as it works to improve the healthcare landscape through a simplified experience.

Healthcare Quality Reporting and Improvement (HQRI)

You will partner with HQRI to develop a deep understanding of core strategies relating to quality and Star Ratings.

Risk and compliance

You will learn the core compliance strategies as you navigate state and federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services requirements. 

Healthcare services

You will engage with teams across the organization to support pharmacy, behavioral health, quality, home health and more.


You will work on initiatives to support local healthcare providers in delivering high-quality, cost-effective care.


Choose a new area of the company to explore or revisit a previous rotation to broaden your experience.

Interested in the program

Talk to a program representative or submit your CV for consideration.

Email us at physicianrotation@humana.com, generates an email to: physicianrotation@humana.com