744424- Network Contractor - Office Based - San Antonio TX
December 30, 2017
San Antonio, Texas
You get it. Everyone gets it. The health care system needs to evolve even further than it has and it has to do so quickly. New models of care and new networks of providers are emerging now to better serve patients and communities. And leaders like UnitedHealth Group are playing a lead role. Here's where you come in. As member of our network contracting team, you'll help develop and support Provider Networks and guide unit cost management activities through financial and network pricing modeling, analysis and reporting. As you do, you'll discover the impact you want and the resources, backing and opportunities that you'd expect from a Fortune 6 leader. Primary Responsibilities: Responsible for identifying, recruiting, contracting, and retaining a provider network (Dental) in geographic area within established guidelines to meet network needsEnsures provider database and documentation is up - to - date, accurate, and complete and submitted promptly and accuratelyPrioritize and organize own work to meet deadlinesProvide explanations and information to others on topics within area of expertise Position / Candidate will be report to the San Antonio, TX OfficeGet ready for a high impact role. You'll be tasked with working in conjunction with our national clinics and hospitals to manage, collect and analyze provider data, updating and loading provider data and resolving any escalated issues with the clients.
Required Qualifications:Strong face to face, telephone sales, customer service and negotiation skillsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsAbility to development and facilitate network growth and maintenance strategies within territoryProficiency with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPointAbility to work independently or within a team environment to achieve network development objectivesReport creation experience, the ability to interpret, and take action on trend reporting is criticalMust live within commutable distance of the location listed for this specific career opportunityPreferred Qualifications:General knowledge of health insuranceFamiliar with Texas MarketExperience in provider relations and/or healthcare provider network development and pricingKnowledge of Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement methodologies Experience with FACETS, Salesforce and / or SCIONFamiliarity with GeoAccess reporting tools Knowledge of provider office operations and dental practice management procedures philosophiesKnowledge of key competitors within territory and nationally, their products, and their reimbursement strategiesCreating and fine tuning provider networks helps improve access to health care for millions. It's an outstanding opportunity to have more meaning and purpose in your career. Join us. Find out how you can start doing your life's best work.SMJob Keywords: Network Contractor, RBRVS, Recruiter, Contracting, Provider Advocate, face to face, telephone sales, customer service and negotiation skills, San Antonio, TX, Texas
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.