UnitedHealth Group Project Manager, Risk Adjustment Support - San Antonio, TX in San Antonio, Texas
Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life’s best work.(sm)
The Project Manager, Risk Adjustment Support, is responsible for managing small thru large projects and other smaller work efforts ensuring scope is delivered according to deadlines, budget, and quality standards.
This position uses expertise and leadership skills to direct project team(s) and ensure project goals, requirements, other deliverables, and delivery deadlines are met. The Project Manager develops project plans, builds project schedules, manages project meetings, communicates progress and status, enforces quality, management, and identifies, responds, and manages risks, issues, changes and manages all information technology project activities and ensures all project phases are documented appropriately.
Creates and executes project plans and revises appropriately to meet changing requirements and needs. Plans and schedules project timelines and milestones using the appropriate tools. Manages day-to-day operational and tactical activities of a project. Develops and delivers progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations. Diagnoses task/procedural change issues and helps to resolve the problem
Ensures that project documents are current and complete, as well as appropriately managed and stored. Assures that project legal documents are completed and signed. Conducts project post mortems and creates lessons learned reports to identify project elements that were both successful and unsuccessful
Determines the content of status reports and frequency of delivery; analyzes results of the progress reports troubleshoot problem areas. Defines project success criteria, communicating that throughout the Project team. Reviews deliverables prepared by the Project team
Understands how to communicate difficult and sensitive information tactfully. Effectively communicates relevant project information to superiors. Proactively manages changes in project scope, identifies any potential crisis or issues and devises contingency plans to mitigate concerns
Effectively applies the company’s Project Management Software Development Lifecycle methodology and enforces project standards. Minimizes exposure and risk on a project. Ensures timely completion of project level tasks. Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities. Identifies and resolves issues and conflicts within the Project team
You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Healthcare Administration, Information Technology or related field (4+ years of comparable work experience beyond the required years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a bachelor’s degree)
3+ years of major systems implementation experience
3+ years of experience working all aspects of the System Development Life Cycle
2+ years of leading technical projects, including development, integration, execution, and delivery
Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project management including tools and techniques
If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. When in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are required to wear a mask in common areas. In addition, employees must comply with any state and local masking orders
Project Management Professional (PMP) or other project management certification
Experience in EMR / Physician Practice Management, HMO Claims/Platform systems, or other healthcare software implementation experience
Understanding of at least one of the following key areas of healthcare business including Payer, Claims, Clinical Care, and Health Care Economics
Proficiency with MS Office (Including Work, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access)
Experience with MS Project and MS Visio
Experience with ServiceNow
Experience developing requirements and performing system analysis
Experience working with test plans and test cases
Familiar with process engineering methodologies
Knowledge of Client-Server Technologies, Web Development and Network Operating Systems, Network architecture, Cloud and Internet Technologies
Physical & Mental Requirements:
Ability to lift up to 25 pounds
Ability to sit for extended periods of time
Ability to use fine motor skills to operate office equipment and/or machinery
Ability to receive and comprehend instructions verbally and/or in writing
Ability to use logical reasoning for simple and complex problem solving
Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 380,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
WellMed was founded in 1990 with a vision of being a physician-led company that could change the face of healthcare delivery for seniors. Through the WellMed Care Model, we specialize in helping our patients stay healthy by providing the care they need from doctors who care about them. We partner with multiple Medicare Advantage health plans in Texas and Florida and look forward to continuing growth.
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: Project Manager, Risk Adjustment Support, Project Management, Technical Projects, Healthcare, San Antonio, TX, Texas