Anthem, Inc. Network Relations Consultant (Provider Services) in San Diego, California
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We are looking for leaders at all levels of the organization who are passionate about making an impact on our members and the communities we serve. You will thrive in a complex and collaborative environment where you take action and ownership to solve problems and lead change. Do you want to be part of a larger purpose and an evolving, high-performance culture that empowers you to make an impact?
Location: Work From Home (Only considering candidates in the Northern California area).
Travel: 50% of local travel (fieldwork) is required within the Santa Clara and San Benito County areas.
Provides a single point of accountability for ensuring optimal provider service delivery and facilitating complex contract loading for database accuracy.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Develops and maintains positive provider relationships with provider community by regular on-site visits, communicating administrative and programmatic changes, and facilitating, education and the resolution of provider issues.
Serving as a knowledge and resource expert regarding provider issues impacting provider satisfaction, researches and resolves complex provider issues and appeals for prompt resolution.
May be responsible for coordinating non-negotiated contracts for new and existing providers as needed. Researches, analyzes and recommends resolution for contract dispute, non-routine claim issues, billing questions and other practices.
May participation in Joint Operation Committees (JOC) of larger provider groups.
Coordinates communication process on such issues as administrative and medical policy, reimbursement and provider utilization patterns.
Conducts seminars to support the understanding of managed care policies and procedures.
Identifies network access and deficiencies and develops recruitment and contracting strategies.
Coordinates and conducts provider training including developing and distributing provider relations materials.
Responsible for providing quality, accessible and comprehensive service to the company's provider community.
Provide assistance regarding education, contract questions and non-routine claim issues.
Coordinates communications process on such issues as administrative and medical policy, reimbursement and provider utilization patterns.
Coordinates prompt claims resolution through direct contact with providers, claims, pricing and medical management department.
Identifies and reports on provider utilization patterns which have a direct impact on the quality of service delivery.
Tracks and conduct provider refresher training.
Researches issues that may impact future provider negotiations or jeopardize network retention.
Requires a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3 years of customer service experience including 2 years experience as a Network Management Rep; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Anthem. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Anthem approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Anthem is able to reasonably accommodate. Anthem will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws. Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune Great Place To Work in 2021, is ranked as one of the 2021 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a Top 20 Fortune 500 Companies on Diversity and Inclusion. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. Anthem is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact email@example.com for assistance.