Sr. Director Government Relations

17 Nov, 2020


Sr. Director Government Relations

Change Healthcare
Weston, FL

Transforming the future of healthcare isn’t something we take lightly. It takes teams of the best and the brightest, working together to make an impact.

As one of the largest healthcare technology companies in the U.S., we are a catalyst to accelerate the journey toward improved lives and healthier communities.

Here at Change Healthcare, we’re using our influence to drive positive changes across the industry, and we want motivated and passionate people like you to help us continue to bring new and innovative ideas to life.

If you’re ready to embrace your passion and do what you love with a company that’s committed to supporting your future, then you belong at Change Healthcare.

Pursue purpose. Champion innovation. Earn trust. Be agile. Include all.

Empower Your Future. Make a Difference.


Senior Director Government Relations

Overview of Position

Government Relations Senior Director will serve as Change Healthcare’s Medicaid eligibility policy expert and provide technical support to the Eligibility and Enrollment Division’s operations, product development, and Client Services teams.

What will be my duties and responsibilities in this job?

  • Provide Medicaid eligibility policy expertise and technical support to the Change Healthcare Eligibility and Enrollment Division’s operations, product development, and account management teams.
  • Establish and/or maintain key relationships with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Social Security Administration (SSA), state Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Directors and Medicaid officials at the local, state and regional levels.
  • Identify trends that negatively impact members and company revenue and take all actions necessary to correct case specific and systemic problems.
  • Lead coordination of Medicaid eligibility data matches, externally with state Medicaid agencies and internally through Change Healthcare to obtain information about the outcome of applications and Medicaid redetermination dates.
  • Manage/Supervise the Government Relations Team, Processing Unit and QC (Paper) Department.

What are the requirements needed for this position?

  • 8+ years of Healthcare experience
  • 3+ years of experience with federal & state laws governing Medicaid programs
  • 1+ year of project management experience (managing multiple projects simultaneously)

What other skills/experience would be helpful to have?

  • Advance proficiency with Excel

What are the working conditions and physical requirements of this job?

General office demands

How much should I expect to travel?

Up to 20%

Employees in roles that require travel will need to be able to qualify for a company credit card or be able to use their own personal credit card for travel expenses and submit for reimbursement.

Join our team today where we are creating a better coordinated, increasingly collaborative, and more efficient healthcare system!

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Here at Change Healthcare, we’re creating a strong and more efficient healthcare system, and we want motivated and passionate people to help us continue to bring new and innovative ideas to life. It takes teams of talented individuals working together to accelerate our journey toward improved lives and healthier communities and really make an impact.

If you’re looking to maximize your potential and do what you love with a company that’s committed to supporting your future, then you belong at Change Healthcare.

Our core values to Pursue Purpose, Champion Innovation, Earn Trust, Be Agile, and Include All drive everything we do. Are you ready to join our cause and Make a Change?

Empower Your Future. Make a Difference.

At Change Healthcare, we understand that diversity and inclusion are at the very core of our culture. By celebrating diversity and fostering an inclusive environment we enrich our team­­ member experience, broaden our thinking, and increase our ability to innovate and grow in an ever-changing healthcare industry.

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Job posted: 2020-11-17