Negotiate contracts with Managed Care Plans including commercial and government payors (HMO/PPO). In addition, provide contract support assistance for Behavioral Health and Transplant Agreements. Primary focus of activity will be centered on the Birmingham market. Other key responsibilities include monitoring contract performance and taking action to resolve operational issues. Must work closely with all departments, particularly, the business office, and the hospitals (Directors of CQI/Patient Services). Finally, needs to support AVP in contract negotiations with key payors.
Position will work on other projects for the AVP of National Accounts in Managed Care that will affect national contracts by:
ï¿½Performing language review and managing financial analysis of managed care contracts
ï¿½Monitoring contract performance and evaluate financial viability
ï¿½Bachelorï¿½s degree in healthcare management, public health, accounting, finance, business, social or behavioral sciences, or equivalent experience, with a Masterï¿½s degree preferred.
ï¿½3-4 years previous managed care experience and 4+ years experience in healthcare is required.
ï¿½Ideal candidate will have demonstrated capacity for results-oriented negotiating in managed care environment or healthcare organization
Primary Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Other Locations: Atlanta,Dallas
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905032691
About Tenet Healthcare
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.