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Network Management - Manager Job

Full Job Title: Manager, Network Management

Job Number: 1704119

Location: Brentwood, TN

Date Posted: 9-3-2017

Manages physician, hospital risk and value based contracting and network development for an assigned region. Responsible for developing, executing and maintaining a provider network strategy. Continuously evaluates network to ensure cost effective, optimal functionality. Works in concert with medical management and sales developing actions to meet market growth and medical cost targets.




Essential Functions:

  • Leads a team of Network Management Representatives and/or Specialists in developing, servicing and contracting providers.
  • Achieves company targets through aggressive IPA primary care, specialty, ancillary and hospital provider contracting and risk contract management.
  • Monitors primary care and specialty risk arrangements for Medicare product lines.
  • Performs data analysis and develops specific actions to manage medical cost trend.
  • Assists in developing practices to assist risk partners in managing financial risk.
  • Identifies areas to improve provider service levels.
  • Educates/enhances relationships within the provider community.
  • Special projects as assigned or directed.
Candidate Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field or equivalent work experience in Network Development is required
Candidate Experience:
  • 5 years of experience in the Medicare Advantage healthcare sector (preferably at HMO or PPO) is required
  • 4 years of experience in HMO provider/hospital/ancillary contracting and network development with emphasis on risk/value based contracting is required
  • 1 year of management experience or 3 years of Supervisory, or Lead/Sr. role with demonstrated leadership ability or program management experience is required *LI-RG1

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