Dr. Amit Arwindekar is an international medical director for assistance and insurance, a clinical leader and educator practicing in Chicago, IL. His passion is developing of the next generation of clinical leaders and building the systems to make high-quality emergency care accessible to all patients.
As the North American Medical Director for UnitedHealthcare Global he specializing in cross-border medical care, evacuation, medical transportation, complex case management and medical services innovations to meet the needs of global citizens . As a medical director in academic urban emergency departments, he has built systems to insure quality care, reduce waiting times, increase capacity and build collaboration across specialties by implementing transparency of information, clear communication and empowering frontline staff.
He serves an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of IL College of Medicine.
He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and his MBA from the McDonough School of Business before completing specialist training in Emergency Medicine at the University of Chicago.