DaVita Manager, Actuarial Services in DENVER, Colorado

Manager, Actuarial Services

Description

DaVita Medical Group manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Nevada, New Mexico, Florida, Colorado and Washington in its pursuit to deliver excellent-quality health care in a dignified and compassionate manner. As of June 30, 2016 DaVita Medical Group (formerly HealthCare Partners) provided integrated care management for approximately 760,000 patients. DaVita Medical Group’s leadership development initiatives and social responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu.

We are committed to bringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking a leading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to assure quality, access, and affordable care for all.

If you're looking to make a difference with a large, financially stable, well-recognized medical group, DaVita Medical Group may be the employer for you.

Overview:

This managerial position willlead a team responsible for supporting DaVita Medical Group to measure andevaluate risk to determine future opportunity. The core actuarial functions forthis team include, provider contracting, forecasting and identifying trenddrivers. Additional responsibilities include management reporting, strategysupport, financial data remodeling, and other ad hoc projects.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for completion ofprojects on a timely basis with accuracy, quality, and efficient use ofresources.

  • Maintains focus on keyobjectives and manages unit work flow to accomplish completion of complexactuarial projects, removing obstacles as necessary.

  • Actively communicates withmanagement on project status, concerns, need for assistance in terms ofdirection and resources, etc.

  • Delivers several projectsconcurrently and adjusts to changing priorities.

  • Accepts accountability forprojects and follows-up on status.

  • Reviews work product producedby staff, and focuses on effective methods of presentation and communication ofresults.

  • Employs delegation skills to ensure all staff members aremaking meaningful contributions and advancing in assuming responsibilities.

  • Takesownership of the development, maintenance, enhancement, and documentation ofactuarial tools and techniques required for project or production work

  • Issue Actuarial Opinionsrelated to pricing, health plan contracts, and network contract rates.

  • Ensure compliance with allActuarial Statements of Principles and Standards of Practice

  • Collaborate with fellow teammembers as well as build productive cross-functional relationships withinmultiple areas of the organization

Qualifications

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in actuarialscience, mathematics, or a related field is required.

  • ASA/FSA

Experience:

Minimum:

  • 5 years of relevant actuarialexperience working in the health insurance industry.

  • 1 year of lead experience.

  • Microsoft Excel experience.

  • SQL programming knowledge.

Preferred:

  • Experience in MedicareAdvantage, Medicaid, and/or Commercial pricing

  • Effective communication ofactuarial pricing concepts and financial returns on product offerings

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to handle multiple toppriorities accurately and in a timely manner, and the ability to changepriorities as needed.

  • Ability to apply principles oflogical thinking to define problems, collect data, identify trends and drawconclusions.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills,with the ability to communicate actuarial concepts and conclusions to non-technicalaudiences.

DaVita Medical Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such, DaVita Medical Group makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

DaVita Medical Group will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Primary Location CO-DENVER - 80202

Req ID: 318918