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Practitioner Recruitment Coordinator - La Crosse, WI

UnitedHealth Group

La Crosse, WI
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754384 Practitioner Recruitment Coordinator La Crosse WI

Practitioner Recruitment Coordinator - La Crosse, WI (754384)

Position Description

Here you are in the earlier stages of what could be a deeply rewarding career. You have the potential, the energy and the aspiration to take on meaningful challenges and make a difference. Now, let’s talk about what you can do with our leading, global health care organization. UnitedHealth Group is playing a lead role in the formation of new, effective provider networks. As member of our network contracting team, you’ll help develop and support Provider Networks and guide unit cost management activities through financial and network pricing modeling, analysis and reporting. As you do, you’ll find the impact you want and the resources, backing and opportunities that you’d expect from a Fortune 6 leader.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Recruit practitioners to perform services through subcontractors of LHI's network for LHI initiatives

  • Create, build, and maintain a geographically accessible, stable, and quality network that achieves compliance and requested service fulfillment

  • Analyze, qualify, and screen practitioner candidates

  • Communicate daily with subcontracted healthcare professionals and administrative staff as well as internal departments

  • Maintain practitioner files, enter data into customized computer systems, and analyze and report on provider network needs and maintenance

  • Recruit practitioners utilizing existing network practitioners, subcontracted provider agencies, web searches and online job posting resources, cold calling, and referencing databases in order to identify candidates

  • Screen potential candidates for necessary qualifications and determine if candidates skill set meets LHI's business needs

  • Educate candidates on role requirements to ensure collaborative agreement and understanding of services

  • Assess and resolve practitioner and market/recruitment needs and concerns

  • Liaise with vendor agencies in regard to assignment and enrollment terms

  • Assist with all steps of the required onboarding process for each initiative as well as maintenance of the Practitioner Network to include inactivating and temporarily inactivating practitioners based on business need

  • Analyze applicable reports and identify all Healthcare Practitioners needing onboarding assistance


Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in Marketing and Communications or healthcare related field or some related experience (provider relations, network management, customer service or negotiations)

  • Must have knowledge of support procedures in a business environment, such as word processing, managing files and record keeping, other office procedures and terminologies

  • Intermediate computer skills including Microsoft Office programs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business

  • Recruiting experience

  • National Career Readiness Certificate

  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to influence and communicate through use of interpersonal means with a diverse group of people/disciplines

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment, flexible and adaptable to changing situations and demonstrate an appropriate level of assertiveness in performing work responsibilities and in making work related decisions 

  • Ability to prioritize tasks with minimal direction and work independently and as part of a team 

  • Ability to perform detailed work with a high degree of accuracy; strong analytical thinking; multi-tasking, organizational and time management skills 

Optum, a part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, continues to evolve and make a bigger impact through its extensive expertise in combining technology, data and people to create novel health care solutions and services across the globe. OptumServe is following suit by creating and delivering care that meets the health needs of active duty service members, veterans and their families. We're partnering with federal and state government agencies to meet the readiness and health needs of active duty military members and veterans by providing preventive health screenings and assessments to ensure that troops are ready to answer the call of duty. For those who want to intensify their impact in a career that brings together challenge, learning and growth, OptumServe is the right place to do 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: Recruiting Coordinator, Recruiter, marketing, communications, provider relations, network management, customer service, negotiations, La Crosse, WI, Wisconsin


Job Details

  • Contest Number754384
  • Job TitlePractitioner Recruitment Coordinator - La Crosse, WI
  • Job FamilyNetwork Contracting and Pricing
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • La Crosse, WI
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt

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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