We make no small plans. To that point, Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses has grown our provider network to include more than 820,000 physicians and 6000 hospitals and clinics. We’re building solutions that work best for each provider organization and their patients in ways that incorporate scale, mutuality and, most important, innovation.
If you enjoy taking on big responsibilities, picture yourself on our team, developing and executing negotiating strategies that help people live healthier lives at affordable costs. The work is as challenging as it is rewarding. You’ll open doors to new opportunities. You’ll grow and develop professionally. You’ll add exponentially to your skill set. And along the way, you’ll be doing your life’s best work. SM
What You Need To Know
- There is no normal day here, change is a constant.
- You’ll be called on to make decisions in “grey areas” that result in the best strategic solution for all parties.
- This is a highly matrixed environment and requires people who are comfortable with ambiguity.
- Your work will often include preparing and presenting reports for leadership.
What We Are Looking For
- You will need working knowledge of various pricing models.
- Strong quantitative acumen coupled with data and/or financial analysis experience is also required.
Explore Network Management, Contract & Pricing Careers
Network Contract Manager
We're building network relationships that reflect the needs and expectations of our members while managing costs in a sensible and sustainable manner. You'll be called on to negotiate key contracts as well as lead and manage a team.
Network Pricing Consultant
In this role, you'll work closely with our networks teams to provide consultation and analysis around provider rates and reimbursement issues, topics, and projects. You'll supports and validates provider network contracting and unit cost management activities through financial and provider pricing modeling, analysis, and reporting.
Associate Network Contractor
Play a key role in the future of an evolving health care marketplace as you evaluate contracts to ensure compliance with company contract templates, reimbursement structure standards, and other key process controls.
Provider Data Consultant
Ready for a challenge that requires deep thinking and strong analytics? In this role, you'll have to become an expert on our Salesforce.com based provider database structure and associated processes to continue to support and enhance the platform.
Network Medical Cost Analyst
We’re building solutions that work best for each provider organization and their patients in ways that incorporate scale, mutuality and, most important, innovation. If you enjoy taking on big responsibilities, picture yourself on our team, developing and executing negotiating strategies that help people live healthier lives at affordable costs.
Network Program Manager
In this position you'll produce analysis and reports that provide insight into operational performance and process capabilities. You'll also partner with our business leaders to drive improved performance based on your findings.
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