Anthem WMC Director Regional Network Mgmt (PS4725) Eastern US in Lubbock, Texas

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WMC Director Regional Network Mgmt (PS4725)

Work Location - Eastern part of the US, Work from home eligible.

Responsible for network development, provider reimbursement and network maintenance for a regional Health Services Area.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

• Oversees the development, maintenance and reconciliation of physician risk contracts and capitated arrangement.

• Attracts, develops and manages key contracting and servicing staff.

• Develops innovative ways to maintain a cost effective network with adequate access and positive working relationships with providers.

• Serves in a leadership capacity, leading associate resources, special projects/initiatives, or network planning.

• Serves as a subject matter expert for local contracting efforts or in highly specialized components of the contracting process and serves as subject matter expert for that area for a business unit.

• May serve as lead contractor for large scale, multi-faceted negotiations.

• Serves as business unit representative on enterprise initiatives around network management and leads projects with significant impact.

• Assists management in network development planning

• Provide work direction and establish priorities for field staff and involved in associate development and mentoring.

• Works with the most complex providers such as institutional providers, large medical groups and ancillary providers, and providers in areas with significant competition.

• Contracts involve non-standard arrangements that require a high level of negotiation skills.

• Works independently and requires high level of judgment and discretion.

• May work on projects impacting the business unit requiring collaboration with other key areas or serve on enterprise projects around network management.

• Serves as a communication link between professional providers and the company.

• Prepares financial projections and conducts analysis.

• Identifies and resolves network access gaps or perceived gaps.

• Responsible for provider network in assigned geography

• Must have network GAP analysis experience.

• Must have expert/master knowledge with Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Outlook, Excel.

• Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, and evaluates performance of direct reports.

• Requires a BS/BA degree in business administration or related healthcare field; 8-10 years healthcare operations, finance, underwriting, actuary, network development and sales experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

• Masters preferred.

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Title: WMC Director Regional Network Mgmt (PS4725) Eastern US

Location: texas-Lubbock

Requisition ID: PS4725