Aetna Network Relations Mgr in Doral, Florida

Req ID: 55154BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Acts as the primary resource for assigned specialty capitated vendors to establish, oversee, and manage vendor relationships and supports all day to day operations, contracting, servicing and financial performance. Drives the implementation of internal and external solutions to achieve provider satisfaction, cost targets, network growth, and efficiency targets. May have limited contract negotiation responsibilities for assigned providers.

Fundamental Components:

Optimizes interactions with assigned specialty capitated vendors and internal business partners to establish and maintain productive, professional relationships and partners on the development of business strategy and programs to support the operational plans. Collaborates cross-functionally to ensure resolution of escalated issues or projects for assigned provider partners and monitors performance and adherence to scorecards and payout schedules based on established quality, growth and clinical measures. Educates internal and external parties as needed to ensure compliance with contract policies and parameters, plan design, compensation process, technology, performance measurement techniques, policies, and procedures. Meets with key providers periodically to ensure service levels are meeting expectations. Manages the development of agenda, validates materials, and facilitates external provider meetings. May collaborate cross-functionally on the implementation of large provider systems, to manage cost drivers, data reports and execute specific cost initiatives to support business objectives and to identify trends and enlist assistance in problem resolution. May be responsible for provider recruitment, contracting, or re-contracting activities, or may assist and support more complex contracting and discussions. May provide guidance and training to less experienced team members.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

4+ years' experience in Medicare specialty capitated networks. Experience must include contracting, servicing and management of networks. Working knowledge of business segment specific codes, products, terminology and capitation methodologies. Strong verbal and written communication, interpersonal, problem resolution and critical thinking skills with proven ability to influence and collaborate with providers and vendors at all levels.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Network Management/Contract negotiation/7-10 Years

Functional - Network Management/Provider relations/7-10 Years

Functional - Network Management/Provider data services/7-10 Years

Functional - Information Technology/Project management/4-6 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Exchange/7-10 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/7-10 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft SharePoint/7-10 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/7-10 Years/End User

Telework Specifications:

Option for potential telework will be evaluated after a certain period of employment

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Health Care

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.