Executive Physician Immersion Program

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

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

Program Highlights

Enjoy clinical-level pay while maintaining your CME and license requirements

Gain unprecedented insight into leadership of a Fortune 100 health care 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

Program requirements

Board-certified or board-eligible


Advanced degree, MBA or JD 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 two-year commitment designed to provide comprehensive and detailed understanding of executive leadership at Humana. Your first year of thought focus is a blend of various functional areas throughout Humana, which provides you with a high-level overview of our organization. During the second year, you are operationally focused on the details at the core of the business.

Year 1

Thought focus


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


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 ultimately improve the health care landscape through a simplified experience

Healthcare Quality Reporting & Improvement

You will partner with HQRI to develop of deep understanding of core strategies relating to Quality and STARS measures.

Year 2

Operational focus

Risk & Compliance

You will learn the core compliance strategies as you navigate state and federal CMS 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 health care 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.