• Medical Directorships

    Physicians who partner with DaVita can focus on leading patient care and growing their career.

    Dr. Michael Shomaker, MD
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Physicians who partner with DaVita can focus on what they do best—leading patient care.

Benefits of Medical Directorships

At DaVita, our philosophy is to empower our physician partners to drive clinical outcomes and deliver high-quality, physician-led patient care.

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A voice

Receive multiple opportunities to have your voice heard including access to DaVita's Office of the Chief Medical Officer, the annual Physician Leadership meeting, and advisory boards.

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Inclusion

Inclusion

Connect with group medical directors, consultants, members of the DaVita Physician Council and other nephrology leaders.

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Well-trained care teams

Well-trained care teams

Experience support from a highly skilled, integrated team of nurses, patient care technicians, dietitians, social workers and more.

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IT tools

IT tools

Leverage technology that can help you access the right data at the right time, which can improve your experience and enhance your ability to deliver quality patient care.

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Initiatives and protocols

Initiatives and protocols

Influence the design, approval and implementation of initiatives and protocols that provide structure for optimal patient care.

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Operational support

Operational support

Experience increased time to focus on other priorities while DaVita runs your operations.

Shared Values and Focus

We provide reliable, timely data to empower physicians to make the best-educated care decisions, and we also build well-qualified care teams and tools for delivering patient-centered care.

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Tools and Resources for Patient Care

DaVita is committed to providing the tools and resources physicians need to care for patients within any situation— including crisis.