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Job Category:

Business Operations



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Senior Project Coordinator - Practice Support Unit - Fort Myers, FL

UHG - Fort Myers, Florida

Posted: 12/13/2018

The Senior Project Coordinator for Market Operations will be responsible for managing a variety of projects and deliverables related to Quality (HEDIS / STAR) and Risk Adjustment and other projects as assigned. The position will provide a wide variety of support functions to the Market and other areas (as assigned) to ensure enterprise and market operational Quality, Risk Adjustment, and Cost goals are met consistently. The position supports the market, and will work directly with the Market Director, market field personnel, and cross functional team members to assist them with understanding reports and generating analysis to help support and drive strategy.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assists the Market and other related department team members in the implementation of programs or projects, including planning, developing, implementing and evaluating programs and projects, coordinating project activities, collaborating with project team members, and monitoring progress toward achievement for Market Operations
  • Participates in active project work groups and committees, and provides recommendations to achieve goals. Facilitates meetings as necessary, contributes to planning and decision making, coordinates project resources and collaborates with project stakeholders to collect and disseminate project Facilitates communication and timely follow up with team members and other appropriate parties
  • Manages multiple projects at one time with successful outcomes
  • Responsible for presentation preparation, report production, and / or database management. Utilizes Microsoft Office products including, but not limited to, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook and Visio

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma / GED
  • 4+ years of project management experience
  • 2+ years experience with tracking, planning projects, working with large data sets and making data-driven analytical decisions
  • Basic level of proficiency with MS Project, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint and SharePoint

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Higher
  • Bilingual (English / Spanish) language proficiency
  • Familiarity with HEDIS and STAR measures
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment on multiple projects with tight deadlines while paying close attention to the details of all the deliverables
  • Articulate and able to communicate with peers internal and external to the organization.
  • Accountable for all work with minimal oversight
  • Keen judgment and collaborative problem solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, high energy and enthusiasm, with ability to thrive in a collaborative, high performance and action-oriented team environment
  • Ability to communicate ideas clearly and concisely
  • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive data with discretion
  • Excellent time management, organizational, and prioritization skills and ability to balance multiple priorities

If the hired individual resides in Florida (office based or telecommuting) this position requires the AHCA Level II background check (fingerprinting) by the State of Florida for all clinicians that have direct face to face contact with members OR employees who will have access to confidential patient data and will require renewal every five years.

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Job Keywords: Senior Project Coordinator, Practice Support Unit, Fort Myers, Florida, FL

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