Cost Center: Contract & Network Development (8514)
Bargaining Unit: None
Job Code: 7241
Date Created: 03/28/2018
Shift: Day Shift
The incumbent is responsible for contracting for clinical services on behalf of UC Irvine Healthcare, including hospital, physician, and ancillary agreements. The incumbent will gather, monitor and analyze financial data essential to the development of contract negotiation strategies. The incumbent will serve as a key department representative with all internal and external parties to resolve contract-related operational issues; and will maintain ongoing relationships and act as liaison to health plans, referral medical groups, and other third party payers to ensure ongoing satisfaction with UC Irvine Healthcare.
Rate Minimum $69,600.00 Maximum $124,600.00
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the organization
Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload
Ability to work effectively in a constantly changing environment
Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job
Must possess the skill, knowledge, and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Two or more years experience in managed care contract negotiations or related experience preferably within a hospital, medical group or health plan environment
Experience with capitation reimbursement
MBA or Master's in Healthcare Management or related field
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.