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Healthcare is broken. Patients experience a system that is fragmented, inaccessible, & impossibly complicated. We want to change that starting with primary care. We also believe medicine is a team sport & great primary care means connecting patients to a broader community of healthcare professionals & resources that are designed to address each patients unique healthcare needs. Were starting with a virtual first connection. 

As we grow out our Virtual Primary Care offering, were looking for an Advanced Practitioner to manage a panel of patients with a virtual first mindset. Youll be working with a Care Team of an MD, other Advanced Practitioners, Medical Assistants & Nurses to provide collaborative care. 

What is the position?

Were looking for an Advanced Practitioner to manage a panel of members in San Antonio. Youll be responsible for keeping a set patient schedule & will act as the primary care provider for your panel. Youll be engaging with new products & tooling were rolling out for the program, & well look to you for feedback!

As we build the program, youll advocate for specific needs for your Care Team, & areas of improvement for our Virtual Primary Care offering. If necessary, youll make referrals to in person care settings, & may see your patients in person as well as we build out our on the ground offering. Youll be our ears to the ground & eyes to the future of how we provide primary care. 

Deliverables: What you have to achieve

  • Provide exceptional care for your panel of patients (18+) virtually (phone, messaging, video) and, when needed, in-person
  • Provide continuity of care to patients with a wide range of acuity from young/healthy to chronic conditions (DM, HTN, COPD, CAD, etc). 
  • Collaborate with MD/DO on Care Team on complex patients / escalated cases.  
  • Follow up on labs, imaging, & closed loop communication with other providers where necessary. 
  • Utilize tooling to enable virtual exams including remote home monitoring equipment, remote physical exam, remote point of care diagnostics (ie TytoCare or Butterfly) as appropriate. 
  • Provide thought leadership to what providing excellent Virtual Primary Care looks like, & work with Product & Operations to give feedback on ways to improve workflows & tooling to reflect best care practices. 
  • Collaborate with & supervise RNs, MAs.
  • Be available for on-call shifts & to answer critical labs escalations.
  • Maintain in person presence for Oscar members at least once a week at a designated site as business needs dictate by Oscar Virtual Care 
  • Maintain a flexible patient schedule -- this may include regularly scheduled early morning visits (7am) & early evening visits (7pm) with occasional Saturday visits as we understand patient preferences. 
  • Participate in collaborative care with virtual behavioral health Specialists (and potentially other Specialists!)

Winning factors: What leads to success

Must-have qualifications & expertise include:

  • DNP, FNP or ENP from an accredited nursing school
  • Qualified Physician Assistants will also be considered from accredited program 
  • Experience delivering virtual care; 5+ years of primary care experience
  • Located in [San Antonio] & willingness to practice in person at least once a week to provider in person coverage 
  • A will to be scrappy! Were still a small company, & that means theres constant change. You need to be comfortable adapting to & creating new workflows. 
  • Technical proficiency - we have a lot of systems we use (Athena, Oscar internal tools) & you need to be comfortable using these tools 
  • Experience being metrics driven in a practice setting as it relates to population health management, quality benchmarks, & productivity
  • Friendly, high quality web-side manner 
  • Familiarity utilizing e-consults for speciality services

We think it will make a big (positive) difference if you...

  • First & foremost, are passionate about delivering exceptional medical care
  • Experience working with remote diagnostic & home monitoring tools 
  • Excited to practice medicine in unconventional ways including delivering more care outside the confines of the usual office visit 
  • Have Spanish language proficiency

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 & find both belonging & support. We're on a mission to change health care -- an experience made whole by our unique backgrounds & perspectives.

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

Reasonable Accommodation:

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

Pay Transparency Policy:

Oscar ensures that you won't be discharged or discriminated against based on whether you've inquired about, discussed, or disclosed your pay. Read the full policy here.

COVID-19 vaccine requirements for in-person work: 

To protect the health & 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 to submit an accommodations request.

*Note: In-person work includes: employees required to work from our offices (either full-time or part-time), employees conducting sales work in the field & employees conducting at-home or in-person visits with members.

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