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National Contract Manager, Optum Behavioral Health - Telecommute

San Francisco, CA 94102 Work Remotely
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There comes a point when you're ready to take off the training wheels and start guiding others. If that's where you are today, let's talk about where you can be tomorrow with our leading, global health care organization. UnitedHealth Group is driving ever higher levels of sophistication in how provider networks are composed and compensated. Everything is open to new ideas and innovation. Here's where you come in. Your expertise in provider networks can help us build in the next phase of evolution. In this role, you'll use your knowledge, analytical, and negotiation skills to help develop strategy and provide member access. As you do, you'll discover the resources, backing and opportunities that you'd expect from a Fortune 6 leader.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Perform network analysis and strategy development and implementation
  • Drive program design and implementation to improve quality and affordability through improvements in appropriateness and effectiveness
  • Obtain, validate and analyze data as you analyze network availability and access
  • Recommend utilization or expansion of networks for various products
  • Serve as a key resource on complex and/or critical issues
  • Assist in the development of alternative payment models
  • Develop contracting strategy for key national provider partners
  • Negotiate and implement national provider contracts
This is an opportunity to truly challenge yourself. You'll work on many different aspects of Provider Networks in this role including manipulating and analyzing data, negotiating with provider groups and facilities, managing projects, educating providers and navigating any issues with other teams such as sales, consulting or clinical.

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: 2020-11-04 Expires: 2020-12-04

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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National Contract Manager, Optum Behavioral Health - Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group
San Francisco, CA 94102

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