Centene Corporation Senior Director, Provider Network Performance & Communications in Chicago, Illinois

ProfessionalPosition Purpose: Oversee provider network performance and communications across the company to inform and educate providers and improve quality of care.

  • Oversee provider network performance and communications to improve quality at lower costs and to maintain compliance with policies and standards, government laws and regulations

  • Oversee provider network performance programs and initiatives, best practices, and reporting tools

  • Oversee the communication to providers on products, services, and various tools

  • Develop enterprise metrics and reporting tools to support quality and cost improvement activities

  • Develop and implement plans and tactics to deploy and expand provider engagement model across corporate functional areas and the health plans

  • Oversee implementation of all provider education materials and monitor policies and procedures

  • Develop tactical plans to align strategies and technologies with future needs


  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, healthcare administration, related field required. Master’s degree preferred.

  • 8+ years of provider relations or contracting experience, preferably in a managed care or Medicaid environment.

  • Previous experience leading major projects and change initiatives preferred.

  • Previous management experience including responsibility for hiring, training and managing performance of staff.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Senior Director, Provider Network Performance & Communications

LOCATION: Chicago, Illinois

REQNUMBER: 1127343

COMPANY: Marketing & Communications, Leadership

POSITION TYPE: Professional