Expanding access to affordable, high quality health care starts here. This is where some of the most innovative ideas in health care are created every day. This is where bold people with big ideas are writing the next chapter in health care. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm)The Associate Director of Network Pricing supports and validates Provider Network contracting and unit cost management activities through financial and network pricing modeling, analysis, and reporting. Associate Directors of Network Pricing conduct unit cost and contract valuation analysis in support of network contracting negotiations and unit cost management strategies. Responsibilities also include managing unit cost budgets, target setting, performance reporting, and associated financial models. Primary Responsibilities:Own an end to end processDevelop functional, market level, and / or site strategy, plans, production and / or organizational prioritiesIdentify and resolve technical, operational and organizational problems outside own teamProduct, service or process decisions are most likely to impact entire functions and / or customer accounts (internal or external)
Required Qualifications:Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience5+ years of analytical experience in financial analysis, healthcare pricing, network management, healthcare economics, or related discipline3+ years of experience with provider payment methodologies and healthcare productsAt least an intermediate level of proficiency in performing financial impact analysis, risk management, and data manipulation2+ years of experience in creating and using financial modeling tools, spreadsheets, and information acquisition tools including experience in interpreting and reviewing financial modeling results to evaluate the financial impact of contract changes and develop forecasts5+ years of supervisory experienceStrong written and verbal communication skillsExpert level proficiency in MS Excel Preferred Qualifications:MAC pricing experienceAS experience PBM experience UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow. Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good. Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed. Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.Job Keywords: Network Pricing, Pharmacy, PBM, SAS, MAC pricing, healthcare, Eden Prairie, MN, Minneapolis, MN, St. Paul, MN, Minnesota
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- 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 t...hey 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.