Aetna Contract Negotiator - 51069BR in Tampa, Florida

Req ID: 51069BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Negotiates, competitive and complex healthcare contractual relationships with providers according to pre-determined internal guidelines and financial standards. Manage tactical day to day relationship with assigned providers.

Fundamental Components:

Position will be focused on hospitals/hospital systems and may also include complex physician and ancillary providers.

Manages provider compensation/reimbursement and pricing development activities.

Understands medical cost issues and how to develop action plans.

Initiates legal reviews as needed; ensure all required reviews completed by appropriate functional areas.

Facilitates resolution of complex provider issues.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Strong communication, critical thinking, problem resolution and interpersonal skills.

3-5 years related experience, proven and proficient negotiating skills with desire to grow.

Ability to negotiate contract language and understand provider reimbursement impacts.

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/4-6 Years

Functional - Network Management/Provider relations/4-6 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/4-6 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/1-3 Years/End User

REQUIRED SKILLS

Sales/Negotiating collaboratively/ADVANCED

Service/Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs/ADVANCED

General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED

DESIRED SKILLS

Sales/Managing Competitive Networks/ADVANCED

Service/Creating a Differentiated Service Experience/ADVANCED

General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/ADVANCED

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

This positions leads to a wealth of opportunities

Department of high performers and experts

Flexibility in schedule

Ability to telework

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.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Health Care