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Providence Director of Stop Loss Programs (Remote) in Seattle, Washington


Providence is calling a Director of Stop Loss Programs who will:

  • Provide strategic oversight and leadership in all interactions related to identifying, managing, and evolving Providence Health plan's preferred stop loss relationships

  • Consult with Account Managers (AM), Account Executives (AE) and Underwriters (UW) on renewal and new business stop loss strategies to successfully meet Providence Health Plan growth and financial objectives

  • Develop and lead a high performing, professional stop loss department with clear accountability for delivering results

  • Oversee and manage stop loss department operations to assure that standards of excellence are met and tracked with actionable reporting and appropriate testing and auditing

  • Provide supervision, development and support to stop loss analysts to assure compliance with regulatory and policy requirements and service level standards

We welcome 100% remote work for residents of Washington and Oregon.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with Plan leaders to create and implement strategies and policies that support, product development efforts, profitable growth, development of special risk arrangements, business expansion and diversification according the long range plan

  • Guides development, monitoring and achievement of department service level standards

  • Fosters high performing relationships with Sales, Product and Underwriting departments

  • Serve as the key resource and liaison between stop loss carrier, AM, AE, UW, ASO groups, and consultant as it relates to stop loss contracting and performance

  • Coordinating quote requests for prospects and renewals

  • Collaborating with stop loss partners to win business, engage externally with producers, consultants and PHP staff

  • Identify and meet stop loss carriers needs for reporting, including custom reports

  • Present and/or coordinate the presentation of reports, provide analysis and make recommendations based on reporting information

  • Develop, implement and evolve process and procedures to meet Stop Loss partners requirement for monitoring, reporting and disclosure of risk and claimant information needed to appropriately underwrite

  • Ability to express, explore and facilitate change in collaboration with Stop Loss vendors, IS, Informatics, Underwriting, Finance and Operations as required to develop and execute upon short and long term Stop Loss strategies

  • Develop, implement and evolve process and procedures with internal departments to allow for pre-funding or other arrangements that assist clients in managing cash flow for large shock claims

  • Create and execute a dynamic multi-year plan for stop loss capabilities and expansion in new and existing markets

  • Hires and manages Stop Loss staff and identifies training needs of staff and conducts performance evaluations

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Business, or related field

  • 10 or more years experience in self-insured health plan requirements

  • Experience directing others through promoting teamwork, group decision-making, delegation, training and coaching

  • Stop Loss, ASO, or TPA background with strong understanding of Stop Loss and the self-insured market needs

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's DegreeBusiness Administration

  • 5 yearsleadership experience

Salary Range:

Washington (Puget Sound) / Oregon (Portland):

  • Minimum: $61.43

  • Maximum: $100.85

Eastern Washington (Richland, Spokane, Walla Walla):

  • Minimum: $54.66

  • Maximum: $89.74

Oregon (Hood River, Medford, Seaside):

  • Minimum: $57.27

  • Maximum: $94.02

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.

Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

About the Team

Providence Shared Services is a service line within Providence that provides a variety of functional and system support services for our family of organizations across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We are committed to the principle that every workforce member has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment.

We are committed to cultural diversity and equal employment for all individuals. It is our policy to recruit, hire, promote, compensate, transfer, train, retain, terminate, and make all other employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), national origin (including certain language use restrictions), ancestry, disability (mental and physical including HIV and AIDS), medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, marital status, age, sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, and military and veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status. We will also provide reasonable accommodation to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified caregiver or applicant for employment, unless the accommodation would impose undue hardship on the operation of our business.

We are a community where all people, regardless of differences, are welcome, secure, and valued. We value respect, appreciation, collaboration, diversity, and a shared commitment to serving our communities. We expect that all workforce members in our community will act in ways which reflect a commitment to and accountability for, racial and social justice and equality in the workplace. As such, we will maintain a workplace free of discrimination and harassment based on any applicable legally protected status. We also expect that all workforce members will maintain a positive workplace free from any unacceptable conduct which creates an intimidating, hostile, or offensive work environment.

Requsition ID: 139343
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Underwriting
Job Function: Finance
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Day
Career Track: Leadership
Address: OR Portland 4400 NE Halsey St
Pay Range: $61.43 - $100.85
The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.
Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.