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Michael Murphy Hawkins, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Accepts New Patients
"Dr. Hawkins currently serves the Scott & White Health Plan as Medical Director with a focus on utilization management. He is also immediate Past Chair of the Quality Improvement Subcommittee, the Credentialing Committee and the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee. Prior to this, Dr. Hawkins served the Scott & White Health Plan as the Interim Chief Medical Officer. In this role, he was responsible for the Care Coordination Division and the Quality Improvement/Clinical Analytics Department. Before he was named as the Interim Chief Medical Officer, he was a full-time employee as Vice President and Medical Director. Prior to joining the Scott & White Health Plan, Dr. Hawkins' experience included 18 years with UnitedHealth Group in a variety of roles, including Market Medical Director for Austin/San Antonio and Chief Medical Officer for Complex Medical Conditions in Optum. Dr. Hawkins has 11 years clinical experience in OB/GYN prior to his work in managed care. Dr. Hawkins has an active license as a physician in Texas and Illinois, and he has a Master of Science degree in Health Administration from the University of Colorado at Denver. He is currently Chair for the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, District XI (Texas) and Section 3 (Central and East Texas). He is active in the Bell County Medical Society."

Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
Scott & White Health Plan - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
Accepts New Patients
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
  • Education: Master of Science, University Of Colorado School Of Medicine (Denver) (1992)
  • Residency: OB/Gyn, University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine (1979)
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology (General Cert) - American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 13, 2019, Michael Murphy Hawkins, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

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