This position will perform administrative functions on behalf of the Medicaid Administration department. Under limited supervision, assist Medicaid Administration staff in ensuring organizational adherence to contractual requirements with the Oregon Health Authority, external entities, providers, and payers. Employ an effective and efficient organizational skill set to coordinate department needs. The Medicaid Contract Coordinator will coordinate PacificSource activities to ensure contract deliverables are met. Working closely with CCO leadership and other stakeholders, the Medicaid Contract Coordinator will manage contract management plans, schedules, timelines, and oversight/monitoring plans, as necessary. The Medicaid Contract Coordinator will provide support on critical work groups to track and document contract changes. This role interacts with internal and external stakeholders, including PacificSource subcontractors and PacificSource departments.
Work Experience: Minimum three years of experience in the health care, managed care, or public health administration industry and/or equivalent experience required. Relevant knowledge in the following areas preferred: the Oregon Health Plan, healthcare operations and demonstrated organizational skills.
Education, Certificates, Licenses: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Associate degree or Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Knowledge: Excellent organizational skills demonstrating efficient documentation methods. Demonstrated successful communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to be nimble in a fast-paced environment with competing deadlines. Demonstrated skills with the following software: Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio.
Environment: Work inside in a general office setting with ergonomically configured equipment. Travel is required approximately 10% of the time.
Physical Requirements: Stoop and bend. Sit and/or stand for extended periods of time while performing core job functions. Repetitive motions to include typing, sorting and filing. Light lifting and carrying of files and business materials. Ability to read and comprehend both written and spoken English. Communicate clearly and effectively.
Disclaimer: This job description indicates the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this position and is subject to change. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position. Employment remains AT-WILL at all times.
PacificSource is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.