This Fortune 500 client is a nation-wide leader in the healthcare services field and they pride themselves on their ability to provide a wide range of government sponsored healthcare programs; including a variety of insurance solutions. Currently, they are seeking a VP, Foster Care Operations who will oversee behavioral and medical health functions for the Foster Care program.
Position: Direct Hire
Location: Chicago, IL
Similar positions: Director of Operations
Overseeing a Foster Care program in a Managed Care organization
Effectively communicate at multiple levels of an organizations Senior and Executive Leadership
Oversee operations and Intitatives and develop performance metrics, policies and procedures
Work alongside Childcare welfaire agencies, CASA and Child Placement Agencies, Medicaid and Medicare
Initiate proceessess that are compliant with NCQA, contractual and regulartoy requirements
Process improvement development of care modes, solutions and outcomes
Promote foster care too interested parties
Act as liason and representative between governmental or regulatory agencies,.
Bachelor s degree in Healthcare Administration, Business Administration, Social Work, or related field. Master s degree preferred.
10+ years experience in managed healthcare operations, administration, and management.
Knowledge and experience working in Foster Care and/or child welfare programs, and Medicare/Medicaid program experience required.