Medicaid Support Contract – Compliance


Medicaid Support Contract


1 positions located in Baton Rouge


• Implements quality improvement initiatives by analyzing data, conducting literature searches and researching policies, and evidence-based practices to develop manuscripts, fact sheets and policy briefs in direct response to legislative requests. • Assists with the development and review of Managed Care Organization (MCO) contract deliverables. • Finalize work in a timely manner set by the department's supervisor. • Communicate with statewide stakeholders to improve care delivered and to address Medicaid program benefit policy issues. • Collaborates with LDH staff in other programs and other State agencies in quality and health information technology program development, planning and implementation. • Develops, reviews, and provides comments on Medicaid material intended for use by vendors, providers, managed care organizations and other partners. • Leads or participates in assigned quality subcommittees and other workgroups engaged in research, analysis, and evaluation of policy issues or initiatives. • Leads and participates special projects as requested by management. • Responds to internal and external communication and requests for information in a timely manner. • Other tasks as directed.


• Bachelor Degree • Minimum 2 years of professional experience • Strong desire to work toward improved health of the residents of Louisiana • Comfortable working in fast-paced environment • Works well both independently and as part of a team • Highly self-motivated • Able to independently initiate communication with stakeholders


• Advance degree in related field • Bachelor Degree in Public Health, Community Health or Healthcare Management • 10 years of experience in health-related field • Experience in health insurance, Medicaid or Medicare • Experience in writing policy • Experience in governmental agency


Commensurate with qualifications and experience.



Position will remain open until filled. To assure full consideration, applications should be received by February 10, 2017.




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