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Vice President, Government Programs and External Relations
In this role, you will lead the region in the development and implementation of strategy for Kaiser Permanente’s Medicare and Medicaid lines of business (and for those individuals dually eligible) in the Mid-Atlantic to achieve membership growth, targeted financial results, and quality outcomes. You will be responsible for ensuring integration and coordination of Medicare, Medicaid, charitable health coverage, and exchange lines of business. In addition, you will oversee the development and execution of strategy for government relations in all three states (Maryland, Virginia, and DC) as well as counties and municipalities to support these insurance programs and all public policy and governmental activities affecting Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic, its providers, and the populations it serves.
A bachelor’s degree in business or a related area; a master’s degree is preferred
Experience working with State Medicaid agencies on innovative models as well as negotiating contracts and rates
Demonstrated knowledge base in Medicaid, Medicare, and dual eligible including knowledge of how care can be successfully delivered to these populations is preferred
Demonstrated experience and success in developing programs in Medicaid Managed Care and Medicare Advantage is preferred
Demonstrated experience and success in new business development in Medicaid and Medicare is preferred
Experience and understanding of care delivery issues for low income and vulnerable populations
Prior health care leadership experience for ten or more years, preferably in Medicaid or Medicare
Competencies in strategic and multi-year planning
The ability to lead in a highly matrixed organization depending primarily on influence rather than organization structure
The ability to work independently
For immediate consideration, please visit http://jobs.kp.org for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 610629.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
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