Communications Specialist Senior-Healthcare

09 Oct, 2020

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Communications Specialist Senior-Healthcare

Amerihealth Caritas
Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Your career starts now. We’re looking for the next generation of health care leaders.

At AmeriHealth Caritas, we’re passionate about helping people get care, stay well and build healthy communities. As one of the nation’s leaders in health care solutions, we offer our associates the opportunity to impact the lives of millions of people through our national footprint of products, services and award-winning programs. AmeriHealth Caritas is seeking talented, passionate individuals to join our team. Together we can build healthier communities. If you want to make a difference, we’d like to hear from you.

Headquartered in Philadelphia, AmeriHealth Caritas is a mission-driven organization with more than 30 years of experience. We deliver comprehensive, outcomes-driven care to those who need it most. We offer integrated managed care products, pharmaceutical benefit management and specialty pharmacy services, behavioral health services, and other administrative services. Discover more about us at www.amerihealthcaritas.com.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for researching, writing, editing and updating member communications to support Plan health education and outreach initiatives. These include print and electronic media (member/provider newsletters, web site content, letters and postcards) and telephonic scripts.  Accountable for ensuring that print and electronic communications with members and providers are culturally appropriate and can be easily understood by persons with limited health literacy and limited English proficiency.

Independently ensures that these department materials are innovative, clinically accurate and health literate. Uses strong understanding of the contractual, NCQA, state and federal regulations to ensure all member communications are compliant.  Manages cross-functional, inter-departmental, enterprise-wide member/provider communications projects to advance member engagement and improve HEDIS initiatives, resulting in direct financial impacts for the company.  Independently represents the enterprise with external vendors, subcontractors and state agency partners.  Provides strategic direction, tactical and regulatory expertise in support of all member/provider communications initiatives within groups such as annual operating plan groups, HEDIS work groups, Corporate Quality and Integrated Care management across Plans.

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications or equivalent education and experience required.
  • 5-10 years experience including 3-5 years experience doing work at a level comparable to those listed above in a managed care setting preferably in a regulatory environment.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills with a variety of MO programs.
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Job posted: 2020-10-09