"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
- Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
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