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Job Category:

Network Management



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Delegated Credentialing Account Manager - Telecommute

UHG - Minnetonka, Minnesota

Posted: 12/17/2018

This position is responsible for managing the end to end oversight responsibilities for delegated credentialing including but not limited to: ongoing relations, communications and education of the delegated group; oversight audits for compliance with UnitedHealthcare, NCQA, State and Federal credentialing requirements; driving consistent and efficient processes to support the management of all delegated audit activities; problem resolution; defining and recommending action items for the delegated group; evaluating outcomes and providing ongoing feedback to appropriate delegate and internal staff/committees; providing support at Regulatory and Accreditation surveys. Communication, flexibility, credibility, and the ability to interpret accreditation and regulatory requirements and delegated entity policies to assure accurate implementation of processes are the key drivers needed in this role in order to establish and sustain the delegated relationship, learn about their environment and help customers understand United’s delegated credentialing model.


You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Use pertinent data and facts to identify and solve a range of problems within area of expertise
  • Investigate non-standard requests and problems, with some assistance from others
  • Work exclusively within a specific knowledge area
  • Prioritize and organize own work to meet deadlines
  • Provide explanations and information to others on topics within area of expertise
  • Effective written and verbal business communications and analytical skills
  • Self-motivated and results oriented as well as an ability to promote teamwork and data based decision-making

Required Qualifications

  • NCQA Credentialing experience
  • Background in credentialing delegation oversight or NCQA credentialing accreditation may be considered in lieu of credentialing experience
  • 3+ years’ experience in NCQA credentialing or credentialing delegation oversight
  • Experience in conflict/problem resolution
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time
  • PC skills including Excel, Word and Outlook
  • High School Diploma / GED

Preferred Qualifications

  • Superb organizational and time management skills with a proven ability to manage prioritize multiple tasks and short timelines which involve multiple contributors 
  • Effective written and verbal business communications and analytical skills
  • Self-motivated and results oriented as well as an ability to promote teamwork and data based decision-making
  • Continuous quality improvement experience
  • Experience in reviewing provider records in NDB (credentialing and contracting)
  • MS Access applications
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Strong conflict management and negotiation skills

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*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy



Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



Job Keywords: Credentialing, Delegated Account, Manager, Telecommute

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