ACO Senior Program Manager 10/12/2017

Blue Shield of CA Walnut Creek, CA

Location
Walnut Creek, CA
AJE Ref #
579734447
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
17002HI-Walnut Creek
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Looking for a chance to do meaningful work that touches millions? Come join the hardest working, nonprofit health plan in California and help us shape the future of health care. Blue Shield of Californias Mission is to ensure all Californians have access to high-quality care at an affordable price. Blue Shield is focused on improving health care delivery by working closely with providers and making it more accessible, affordable and customer-centric. Being a mission-driven organization means we do much more than serve our 4 million members: we were the first health plan in the nation to limit our annual net income to 2 percent of revenue and return the difference to our customers and the community, and since 2005 we have contributed more than $325 million to the Blue Shield of California Foundation to improve community health and end domestic violence. We also believe that a healthier California begins with our employees, so we provide them with resources to develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle through our award-winning wellness program, Wellvolution.

We're hiring smart thinkers and doers who want to work for a leader and innovator in the challenging, ever-changing healthcare space. Come and help us make health care better for everyone.

Responsibilities:

Program manages multiple ACO collaborations to achieve BSC/ACO program objectives including necessary reductions in total cost of care, improvements in affordability and quality
Ability to operate at a strategic business level to ensures projects/programs are in line with Blue Shield of California strategic goals and objectives
Works with ACO Regional Medical Director and Clinical consultants in data extraction, reporting and analysis
Supports Sr. Manager in the development and growth of ACO coordinator



Acts as the primary liaison between ACO provider and BSC business units for all provider-centric initiatives



Ability to consult with all levels including senior management, make recommendations, and influence decision-making



Leverages cross-functional internal and external relationships to drive initiatives forward



Ability to effectively maneuver through organizational dynamics and tailor approach to ensure optimal outcome



Plans and implements multiple and extremely complex projects/programs spanning across business areas.



Proven ability to determine key business issues, develop effective action plans and implement to successful conclusion

Bachelors degree required, Master's degree preferred

Travel Requirements: 20-25% travel to ACO partner locations in Northern and Southern California

10-15 years experience in the healthcare field, healthcare provider experience preferred



Previous consulting/program management experience in multi-disciplinary setting



Previous account management experience preferred

Ability to run reports and analyze complex data

Ability to lead and influence cross-functional teams and demonstrates ability to leverage relationship to drive work forward

Demonstrates ability to tackle complex problems