The Contract Specialist is responsible for managing all administrative aspects of the health plan provider contracting process. The Contract Specialist will create new contracts, amendments and be responsible for the data entry of contract information in the contract database. In addition, the Contact Specialist has the following responsibilities:
Creates new provider contracts, amendments, letter of agreement and other types of agreements in a timely manner
Collects signed contracts, amendments and other documentation
Evaluate and monitor contract performance to determine necessity for amendments or extensions of contract and compliance to contractual obligations
Coordinates the distribution of contracts and amendments within specific time limits
Able to create and distribute provider contract reports as needed for the organization in a timely manner
Works closely with Contract Manager to correctly enter information into the database and make corrections and additions as necessary
Efficiently develops new contracts, amendments and fee exhibits through contract management software database
Ensures information in the database is accurate and current
Communicate verbally and in writing with providers
Performs other position appropriate duties as required in a competent, professional and courteous manner
The ideal candidate will have solid hands on experience in a physician or other type of provider organization, the ability to work with document preparatory efficiently, able to work alone with minimal supervision as well as communicate effectively with external and internal customers
Location/Facility - Health Plan - Dallas For more information on the facility, please click our Locations link.
Specialty/Department/Practice - Quality
Shift/Schedule - Full Time Days
Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes*: Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5% Tuition Reimbursement PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Internal Number: 18007019
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!