Community Relations Coordinator

Posted: 10/13/2021

UnityPoint Health - PACE
Full-Time 

Under the direction of the Business Manager, the Community Relations coordinator facilitates  negotiation of new contracts, ongoing coordination with contract providers, contract credentialing, and contract oversight, and promotes the PACE program to facilitate participant referrals to the program, including representing the Agency to various community organizations.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or health care related field. 

Experience:

  • Two to three years office coordination required. Experience in contract management and health related field or managed care network development preferred. One year experience serving the elderly population.

License(s)/Certification(s):

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Valid Auto Insurance

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Must be able to meet deadlines and maintain a high level of accuracy.
  • Is able to communicate effectively with all members of the health care team and contract providers.
  • Is able to perform a variety of duties characterized by frequent change.
  • Benefits: Medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance and programs to help save for the future, such as 401(k) and Health Savings Account (HAS).
  • Personal Growth & Development: Learning, career opportunities and other experiences that support professional and personal growth.
  • Well-Being: Programs, activities and resources designed to enhance physical, financial and emotional well-being.
  • Recognition: The formal and informal ways to appreciate and celebrate each other.
  • Purpose: The meaningful connection between our daily work, team members, patients and the communities we serve.
Our team members are the compassionate core of who we are and how we serve. Every day we strive to live out our vision statement of “Best outcome every patient every time” through living out our FOCUS values of Foster Unity, Own the Moment, Champion Excellence, and Seize Opportunities.
 
At UnityPoint Health, we provide care in nine regions throughout Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin. As the nation’s fourth largest nondenominational health system in America, UnityPoint Health keeps people at the center of all we do. We are looking for dynamic and talented individuals to join our team. You'll find opportunities for every sized dream.
 
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