Ascension Health Contracting Manager in Pensacola, Florida
Job ID: 251067
Additional Job Information
Title: Contract Negotiator
City, State: Pensacola, FL
Location: FLPEN 5130 Finance Bldg
Department: Managed Care Contracting
Additional Job Details: FT, Days, M-F 8-5
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2017, Ascension provided more than $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 165,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. Ascension’s Healthcare Division operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 153 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 22 states and the District of Columbia, while its Solutions Division provides a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.
The Contract Negotiator leads the operations of contract administration for contracts within a specific location or region.
Oversees the quality of contract data within the contract management system.
Develops and conducts contract management system and process training.
Reviews legal documents including notices, pleadings and correspondence and manages calendar of corresponding due dates/deadlines.
Provides consultation on contract interpretation, contractual risk identification, and contractual savings opportunities.
High School education or equivalent is required.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education/related experienced is required.
Bachelor's degree preferred.
One year of technical experience is required.
Four years of technical experience is preferred.
Managed care and provider relations experience strongly preferred
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