Director of Contracting and Network Management

| Greater Denver Area

Director of Contracting and Network Management

About Us

DispatchHealth has redefined health care delivery to offer on-demand acute care and advanced medical care for people of all ages in the comfort of their own home. DispatchHealth's emergency medicine and internal medicine-trained medical teams are equipped with all the tools necessary to treat common to complex injuries and illnesses. DispatchHealth works closely with payers, providers, health systems and others to deliver care in the home to reduce unnecessary emergency room visits, hospital stays and readmissions. Acute care medical teams are available seven days a week, evenings and holidays, and can be requested via app, online or a quick phone call. DispatchHealth is partnered with most major insurance companies. For more information, visit DispatchHealth.com.

Vision: To create the most advanced and complete in-home care model in the world.

Job Summary

DispatchHealth is recruiting a Director of Contracting and Network Management to lead the company’s contracting with health plans in all existing and new markets served by our clinical operations. This position reports to the Vice President of Managed Care and collaborates with key development and clinical leaders to deliver optimal contract terms and develop strong partnerships with payors and risk-bearing provider groups.

Applicants must be located in the Denver metro area or be willing to relocate for this position.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for analyzing, negotiating, and executing in-network arrangements with health plans across the country.
  • Must have a business development and partnership mindset as DispatchHealth clinical service lines are different and unique.
  • Ability to analyze contract structure and terms to improve gross margin and profitability.
  • Work in Excel and PowerPoint to build models and communicate opportunities.
  • Ability to influence and build effective relationships with health plan executives.
  • Act as a resource and partner to internal stakeholder groups, including but not limited to revenue cycle management, strategy, clinical operations and executive leadership.
  • Act as a liaison to the revenue cycle management team to help determine root cause and resolution of health plan claims issues.
  • Contribute knowledge and insight to unique partnerships and joint ventures.
  • Utilizes various tools and gathers data to support decision making process.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Science in accounting, finance, business/health administration, or related, required. MBA or MS preferred.
  • Three or more (3+) years of experience negotiating contracts with health plans on behalf of a provider entity or ancillary, provider group, and hospital contracting experience with a health plan, required.
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills and willingness to pick up new tools (e.g., SQL) as needed.
  • Must have advanced knowledge of reimbursement methodologies and value-based/capitation experience a plus.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to travel 25% of the time.

Benefits:

  • Competitive cash compensation commensurate with the position and the candidate’s experience
  • Healthcare benefits, including medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, and a 401(k) plan, as well as free gym access and a unique healthcare company culture
  • Career growth and investment
  • Be part of a company that is innovative, exciting and progressive

Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job; however, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.

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An Insider's view of DispatchHealth

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Working at DispatchHealth means working in a collaborative and supportive environment. With an open-office feel and the option to work from home if needed, I think our employees feel more connected to their jobs and co-workers.

Spencer Kline

Vice President, Growth

What projects are you most excited about?

The main focus for our product and engineering team is to build experiences for our users that make their job easier so they can deliver an exceptional patient experience. I'm excited to ensure a stable, reliable and secure platform capable of serving a large increase in patient volume, and build products that our users love by soliciting feedback.

Nabeel Meghji

Senior Vice President, Product Management

How does the company support your career growth?

It's incredible to work leaders that are true trailblazers in the healthcare industry. They set high expectations, but they listen to feedback and inspire their employees to reach higher, dream bigger, and achieve greater. With their support, I feel empowered to make a lasting impact.

Amelia Sprague

Director, Marketing and Communications

What unique initiatives do you have that encourage innovation?

I love watching DispatchHealth employees work together to improve how patients access great care. As we continue to transform and expand rapidly, staying enthusiastic and focused on our core purpose will help us continue to innovate and transform the healthcare industry.

Mark Prather

CEO

What makes someone successful on your team?

We have a lot of problems to solve in order to drive the business forward. Successful people in data/analytics are those who are comfortable being uncomfortable and who love to constantly learn new things. While they bring a solid base of knowledge in our primary tech stack, they are constantly finding new ways to meet business challenges.

Dan Edstrom

Business Intelligence and Analytics Leader

What are DispatchHealth Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
DispatchHealth offers you a choice of two Health Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare or Limited Purpose) and a Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account.
Disability Insurance
Dispatch Health provides STD coverage at no cost to you. LTD coverage provides income when you have been disabled for 90 days. Your benefit is 60% of your monthly earnings, up to $10,000 per month.
Dental Benefits
Dispatch Health offers competitive benefits designed to provide high quality dental care.
Vision Benefits
Dispatch Health offers competitive benefits designed to provide high quality vision care.
Health Insurance Benefits
DispatchHealth offers you a choice of 4 plans: Two (2) HDHP Plans (HSA Open Access Plus and HSA Choice Open Access Plus) and two (2) PPOs (OAP Mid and OAP Choice Plans).
Life Insurance
DispatchHealth provides basic life insurance of $25,000 at no cost to you. Beneficiaries receive a lump sum payment if you die while employed by DispatchHealth. AD&D & Voluntary Life are provided.
Onsite Gym
Free gym access & the most unique healthcare culture in Denver
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company established 401k retirement plan in partnership with Vanguard
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Happy Hours
DispatchHealth provides monthly Happy Hours at local establishments
Parking
Open parking for all employees at no cost
Pet Friendly
DispatchHealth supports a pet friendly atmosphere.

Additional Perks + Benefits

DispatchHealth has partnered with InfoArmor to offer identity theft protection for employees and family members.

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