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Senior Director, Provider Network Capitation Strategy - Telecommute

Minnetonka, MN 55345 Work Remotely
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There's never been a time that was more right for people who want to lead. Health care is changing and evolving at a pace that few could have predicted. Technology, ideas and bold vision are taking companies like UnitedHealth Group to new levels of performance. This is the time and the opportunity that can bring your impact to a whole new level. We're driving ever higher levels of sophistication in how provider networks are composed and compensated. Your expertise in provider networks can help us build in the next phase of evolution. In this Director level role, you'll use your knowledge and analytical skills to help determine how clinical providers group up by specialty and service line. As you do, you'll discover the resources, backing and opportunities that you'd expect from a Fortune 7 leader.

The Senior Director, Capitation Strategy will provide strategic oversight, ideation and consultation for Employer & Individual (E&I) capitation strategies across all E&I segments. This role is critical to strategy development & planning, contract language development, fostering provider partnerships, driving overall performance, managing operations through a matrix team, and leading strategic initiatives that will focus on growth through continuous cost improvement.

Working closely with the E&I regional and health plan leadership teams and colleagues across UnitedHealth Networks, the Senior Director will become familiar with the established vision, mission, and strategies of the organization and will build on these to effectively define, articulate, and address the current and future needs and priorities of the local market. The scope of this role will expand in time as the capitation agenda of UHN E&I continues to grow with the maturity of the Enterprise's Capitation agenda.

We are seeking a highly motivated, self-starter in a highly visible position that can make an immediate impact with national and local partners and cross-functional teams across UnitedHealthcare and Optum.

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Identify opportunities across E&I to create and influence existing capitation programs tactically, operationally and strategically with a near term, intermediate term and long-term perspective
  • Provide oversight and direction to align the E&I line of business's strategy with supporting capitation strategies and roadmaps, and with high-level strategies from other parts of the organization
  • Partner with UHN, UCS, Product, HCE and E&I executive leadership and lead strategies across E&I, ensuring program consistency and maximizing value for the E&I business strategy
  • Drive capitation initiatives across E&I segments (e.g., National Account, UMR, Key Accounts) working through and directly with Senior E&I Leadership
  • Collaborate with E&I affordability, network, and HCE teams to influence regional strategies, including prioritization of capabilities, ongoing effectiveness of targeted initiatives
  • Conduct deep dive program reviews with relevant internal stakeholders to identify opportunities for continuous improvement and innovation
  • Ensure performance is tracked accurately utilizing internal reporting in order to facilitate performance review and analysis against Management by Objectives (MBOs)
  • Direct cross-functional and/or cross-segment teams and foster relationships with matrix partners/stakeholders, ensuring commitment and support for health plan operations and programs
  • Influence senior leadership to adopt new ideas, initiatives, and/or approaches, as well as translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences
  • Inspirational and adaptive leadership style that promotes innovation and collaboration and fosters commitment to a vision

Get ready for some significant challenge. In this position, you'll work closely with value-based contracting, analytics and senior leadership in negotiations as you develop and maintain relationships with hospital and physician groups.

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Posted: 2020-09-08 Expires: 2020-11-08

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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