Contract Associate
Oxnard , California
January 05, 2017

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. McKesson Business Performance Services (BPS) is a leader in physician and hospital revenue cycle management, physician electronic health record and practice management system technology, and strategic consulting services. BPS offerings are uniquely designed to help physician groups, hospitals and health systems, accountable care organizations, labs, and emergency medical service providers improve efficiency and grow revenues while staying current with the latest regulatory requirements.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Position Description

Performs various duties in support of provider contracting and provider data maintenance for multiple client Independent Physicians Associations (IPAs) who are contracted to HMOs on a capitated basis.  Such duties include data entry of new or changed contracted provider information, responding to HMOs’ disputes over financial responsibility for specific medical claims, reviewing/validating claims paid by the HMOs on behalf of the IPAs when such disputes are not resolved, auditing claims detail under shared risk arrangements between the IPAs and HMOs, running various reports from the provider data base, receiving and processing provider requests to contract with the IPA, and securing single patient Letters of Agreement with non-contracted providers, as requested.  Other duties as requested.  Position reports to the Director of Contracting. 


Minimum Requirements
Entry level experience.

Critical Skills

Prefer experience working for an IPA or HMO in provider relations, network relations, or provider contracting.  Basic familiarity with CPT and HCPCS coding

Additional Knowledge & Skills
May have knowledge of the law; Typing, basic reading, writing, and math skills, including being able to calculate percentages 

Completion of a high school, vocational training or equivalent is preferred.

Physical Requirements
General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement
McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement
No agencies please.

A little about us:
McKesson is in business for better health.

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