Aetna Network Manager in Louisville, Kentucky

Req ID: 43957BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Negotiates, competitive and complex contractual relationships with providers according to pre-determined internal

guidelines and financial standards. Works cross-functionally to execute network strategies. Maintains accountability for specific medical cost initiatives.

Fundamental Components:

Effectively negotiates complex, competitive contractual relationships with providers according to prescribed guidelines

in support of national and regional network strategies

Manages provider compensation/reimbursement and pricing development activities

Responsible for understanding and managing medical cost issues and initiating appropriate action. Provides sales

and marketing support, community relations and guidance with comprehension of applicable federal and state regulations

Assist and facilitate business intent reviews

Initiate legal reviews as needed; ensure all required reviews completed by appropriate functional areas

Regional owner of Strategic Contact Manager and rate wizard

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Must possess a successful track record negotiating large hospital system contracts. Bachelor's degree required with MBA/Masters degree preferred.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Network Management/Contract negotiation/1-3 Years

Functional - Network Management/Network market leadership/1-3 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Aetna Applications/Strategic Contracts Manager/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Aetna Applications/Enterprise Provider Credentialing/1-3 Years/End User

REQUIRED SKILLS

Benefits Management/Interacting with Medical Professionals/MASTERY

Sales/Managing Competitive Networks/MASTERY

Sales/Negotiating collaboratively/MASTERY

DESIRED SKILLS

Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/FOUNDATION

Finance/Servicing Customers Profitably/MASTERY

Leadership/Developing and Executing Strategy/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

This is for Cincinnati/Kentucky market and could be located in Cincinnati Office or New Albany, OH office.

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

This is a rewarding, fast paced role in a dynamic organization.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Health Care