Program Manager - Behavioral Health
Location: Aligned to an Elevance Health office, but ability to work remotely. Candidate must reside in Massachusetts.
Responsible for the development and ongoing management of one or more multi-year external client facing programs within the Behavioral Health Utilization Management business unit. Program managers typically support business strategies through an integrated portfolio of external client facing projects or initiatives. A program manager may have responsibility for a piece of a larger enterprise/regional external client facing program.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Manages and coordinates the development, approval, implementation and compliance of on-going external client facing programs; develops program budget; ensures program meets its stated objectives; provides subject matter expertise in response to day to day external client facing business issues.
Researches applicable subject matter practices and remains aware of industry trends.
Manages external client facing relationships and partners with corporate and regional business areas.
Coordinates training related to external client facing program; develops program success measures and performs periodic assessments of program success.
Requires a BA/BS and minimum of 5 years external client facing experience in program/project; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Preferred Skills, Capabilities, and Experiences:
Clinical license highly preferred.
Masters degree preferred.
Experience interacting confidently with key stakeholders, as a subject matter expert.
Excellent written, oral, presentation and interpersonal communication skills, strong executive presence with the proven ability to negotiate expectations between multiple parties.
Proven ability working in a fast paced and high demand environment.
Proficient with Microsoft Office products, most notably Excel for data management.
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Elevance Health is a health company dedicated to improving lives and communities – and making healthcare simpler. Previously known as Anthem, Inc., we have evolved into a company focused on whole health and updated our name to better reflect the direction the company is heading.
We are looking for leaders at all levels of the organization who are passionate about making an impact on our members and the communities we serve. You will thrive in a complex and collaborative environment where you take action and ownership to solve problems and lead change. Do you want to be part of a larger purpose and an evolving, high-performance culture that empowers you to make an impact?
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.
The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Elevance Health. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Elevance Health approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Elevance Health is able to reasonably accommodate. Elevance Health will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.
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