AmeriHealth Caritas Coordinator, Delegation Oversight in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Coordinator, Delegation Oversight

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Telecommuter?: Yes

ID**: 10756

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interface with delegated provider groups, complete required auditing and reporting

Responsibilities:

The primary purpose of the Coordinator Delegation Oversight is to interface with delegated provider groups, complete required auditing and reporting related to provider/subcontractor delegation, and ensure adherence with NCQA , state and business requirements. Serves as a key contact for delegated provider groups, ensures compliance with established contract, and monitors provider/subcontractor performance. Specific responsibilities and tasks may vary based on area within Corporate Medical Management (outlined below).

  • Supports Delegation Oversight across the multiple lines of business; both Medicaid and Medicare

  • Supports implementation of new subcontractor and/or new LOB to existing subcontractors by facilitation of meetings, contract requirements analysis and the interface of multiple departments and subcontractors

  • Act as the primary liaison for the MCO with all delegated subcontractors

  • Conducts external pre-delegation and annual audits for new and existing delegated entities for the following areas: Utilization Management, Credentialing, Quality Management, and Customer Service/Call Center. Will be required to interface with other areas of the organization (or SMEs) to complete audits on Claims or other delegated functions, as needed

  • Provides expert knowledge and guidance internally and externally around delegation oversight requirements and standards

  • Conducts contract analysis for subcontractor/provider contracts to identify gaps and opportunities

  • Conducts state’s contract analysis (RFPS, AHCA Contract, CMS Manage Care Manual) across all lines of business to ensure plan delegation oversight compliance elements are met

  • Documents, evaluates and validates regulatory compliance with all requirements of all regulatory agencies including, but not limited to, AHCA, CMS, URAC (when applicable) and NCQA

  • Ensures subcontractor performance standards are met in accordance with agreement/SOW and regulatory requirements

  • Collects and summarizes performance data, identifies opportunities for improvement, and presents to Quality Improvement committees

  • Participates in site visit preparation and execution (readiness reviews prep and interviews) by regulatory agency and accreditation agencies

  • Managing compliance oversight for monthly delegation reports, including timely receipt of accurate and

  • complete reporting for all regulatory and contractual –required reports required from subcontractors

  • Maintains all documentation to support evidence of compliance with all delegation requirements

  • Communicate credentialing operations and reporting requirements to delegated entities

  • Assist in managing policies and procedures relating to credentialing and delegation oversight

  • Assist with Credentialing/Quality Committee activities

  • Report audit outcomes and delegation monitoring results to management

  • Facilitate monthly Vendor Partnership meetings with key stakeholders and subcontractor representatives

  • Responsible for the development, implementation and monitoring of Corrective Action Plans and/or Performance Improvement Plans, when needed

  • Travel requirement: approximately 50%

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business or a healthcare related field or equivalent work experience.

  • Demonstrated understanding and proficiency of the workflow and processes in Utilization Management Review in a managed care organization.

  • 3-5 years of credentialing, delegation, or relevant provider data experience.

  • Ability to travel. This position requires 50 – 75% travel.

  • Demonstrated critical thinking and problem solving skills to help ensure successful delegation partnerships and department quality.

  • Strong ability to create, monitor, and analysis provider data.

  • Strong ability to work independently.

  • Ability to represent the organization in a professional manner.

  • Proficient in Access, Word, Excel, Power Point, etc. and company applications i.e., CACTUS, Facets.

  • Current state driver’s license and car insurance

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks/priorities simultaneously and work in a fast paced environment while demonstrating attention to detail.

  • Displays good judgment in apprising management of situations that are incompatible with established policies for which there is little precedence.

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