Director Physician and Provider Contracting

Location: Vancouver, WA
Date Posted: 08-28-2017
Vancouver, Washington sits on the north bank of the Columbia River directly across from Portland, Oregon. The Pacific Coast is less than 90 miles to the west. The Cascade Mountain Range rises on the east. Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument and Mt. Hood are less than two hours away. The spectacular Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area lies 30 minutes to the east. Vancouver combines the excitement of a major metropolitan area with small-town charm and abundant recreational opportunities. It boasts mild weather, quality jobs and schooling, abundant outdoor recreational options, a low crime rate and an even lower cost of living. With no state income tax, easy access to outdoor recreational activities, and excellent quality of life, Vancouver is one of the top places to live. 

Looking for a change of scenery?  We seek candidates with five (5) or more years of experience with hospital, clinic, physician, and performance-based primary care and health system contracting for the role of Director Physician and Provider Contracting.  In this role you will report to the Assistant General Counsel and indirectly to the Chief Operating Officer, and be responsible for the oversight and management of the system. You will ensure that processes and standards for physician and allied health provider contracting, as well as associated regulatory compliance, organizational integrity, and business objectives are met.  You will be accountable for all activities associated with medical staff contracting and associated regulatory and quality standards.  You will assure Fair Market Value compliance, and quickly remedy outliers or concerns. You will be responsible for providing data analysis and reporting, trends and issues and supporting documentation to support the review, approval and decision-making process for physician and provider contracting, including physician compensation models and oversight of all physician contract arrangements, including call and coverage contracts, medical director agreements, and faculty contracts through the school of medicine.  

Candidates must have a Bachelors degree in Healthcare Administration or a related field and have five (5) or more years of healthcare management experience, relevant to the position.  Preference given to candidates with as Masters degree.  Must have experience with hospital, clinic, physician, and performance-based primary care and health system contracting.  Must have experience with contract management tools, templates, methods and processes. Must have experience working in a managed care and/or government health program.   Must have working knowledge of federal/state pharmaceutical codes, rules, regulations, laws, and procedures applicable to the profession.  Must have demonstrated leadership skills.

Competitive compensation and full benefits.  Relocation assistance is available.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a 396-bed tertiary-level hospital that is guided by the spirit of healing.  For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume now by clicking on the button below that says "Apply Now."
Eric Boelkins
Edge Recruitment Solutions
888.666.2450 or 941.739.1400
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