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Platinum Provider Program Manager - Indianapolis, IN, Columbia, MD or Minnetonka, MN

UnitedHealth Group

Minnetonka, MN
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758649 Platinum Provider Program Manager Indianapolis IN Columbia MD or Minnetonka MN

Platinum Provider Program Manager - Indianapolis, IN, Columbia, MD or Minnetonka, MN (758649)

Position Description

What makes your Network Service career greater with UnitedHealth Group?  Growth opportunities among the variety of product lines and making an impact on the healthcare system ensures it will always be challenging and exciting. 


The Platinum Provider Program Manager is responsible for the full range of provider relations and service interactions within UnitedHealth Group, including managing contract negotiations for reimbursement changes, field-based service, oversight of the cross-functional network service experience, and training and development of external provider education programs.


The Platinum Provider Program Manager will design and implement programs to build and nurture positive relationships between the health plan, providers, and practice managers.  Responsibilities also include directing and implementing strategies relating to the development and management of a provider network, identifying gaps in network composition and services to assist the network contracting and development staff in prioritizing contracting needs, and may also be involved in identifying and remediating operational short-falls and researching and remediating claims. 


Primary Responsibilities:
  • Set team direction, resolve problems and provide guidance to members of own team

  • May oversee work activities of other supervisors

  • Adapt departmental plans and priorities to address business and operational challenges.

  • Influence or provide input to forecasting and planning activities

  • Product, service or process decisions are most likely to impact multiple groups of employees and/or customers (internal or external)

This role can be based in our Indianapolis, IN, Columbia, MD or Minnetonka, MN offices.

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience

  • 3+ years of provider relations and/or network management experience

  • Experience with healthcare claims contracting and reimbursement methodologies

  • Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel

  • Live within commuting distance of the Indianapolis, IN, Columbia, MD or Minnetonka, MN offices

  • Willing and able to travel nationally a minimum of 50% of the time

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Management experience

  • Salesforce experience

  • Vision specific experience

  • Negotiating contracts

The health system is moving ahead. You can too as you help us build new levels of provider network performance. Join us. Learn more about how you can start doing your life's best work.SM

Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is your life's best work.SM

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.


Job Keywords: Provider Relations, Network Management, Indianapolis, IN, Columbia, MD or Minnetonka, MN, Salesforce, Negotiations , Management, Vision, Excel, claims contracting and reimbursement methodologies, Service, providers


Job Details

  • Contest Number758649
  • Job TitlePlatinum Provider Program Manager - Indianapolis, IN, Columbia, MD or Minnetonka, MN
  • Job FamilyNetwork Management
  • Business SegmentEmployer and Individual

Job Location Information

  • Minnetonka, MN
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsIndianapolis, IN
    Columbia, MD

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelYes, 75 % of the Time
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

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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