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Executive Director Behavioral Health Rhode Island

Providence, RI 02903
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For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond counseling services and verified referrals to behavioral health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

This leadership position is responsible for building and maintaining strategic client relationships, successful performance management/ plan administration, and play a critical role in external relations with various entities in Rhode Island. This position would also be responsible for the deployment of business processes and technology-enabled solutions to deliver benefit to providers and members in the client's service area.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Monitoring and overseeing operational performance to expectations (i.e. avoiding all contract/performance penalties, oversight of action/remediation plans) to ensure the success of the behavioral health program
  • Engaging key market external stakeholders regarding the BH program service delivery, as well as representing BH performance as part of the plan's overall representation (i.e. EOHHS, DCYF, network providers)
  • Monitoring financial performance to trend expectations and engaging internal resources as necessary to report on, analyze and develop interventions to ensure success
  • Leverage/Drive Optum's product offerings and integrated partnerships on behalf of NHP RI ( i.e. Genoa integration activities, PRAISE Program)
  • Exploring potential innovations/enhancements in partnership with the plan (i.e. value-based contracts, organizational structure changes, etc.)
  • Ensure compliance to state specific regulations across all lines of business
  • Represents Optum in relevant organizations and meetings, inclusive of client and regulatory commitments
  • Formulates and drives action plans to remedy any findings from provider audits or provider concerns or in response to client concerns
  • Demonstrates an effective, adaptive leadership style that promotes innovation and accountability and establishes work priorities; delegates pertinent activities
  • Develops reviews and approves documents which provide information and program justification; participate in annual program planning and reporting
  • Provides leadership and direction in the development of appropriate risk management strategies
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.


Posted: 2020-06-18 Expires: 2020-07-18

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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