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Provider Relations Specialist

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Position Description


Reporting to the Senior Manager of Government Business (VillageHealth), the Provider Relations Specialist is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with providers who manage care for our ESRD patients.  This role will endeavor to drive business results and proactively resolve issues through effective communication with physicians and VillageHealth’s payor partners.


·         Identifies and establishes relationships with key providers involved in delivering an effective care delivery model to ESRD patients

·         Establishes a routine communication cadence with key providers in order to communicate  initiatives and outcomes

·         Ensures effective problem resolution, and facilitates communications between providers and payor partners

·         Executes detailed project plans and regularly provides appropriate analysis and reporting on key initiative metrics, tracking progress relative to goals

·         Provides recommendations for innovative projects and processes to help improve deliverables and/or existing processes

Supports clinical teams in troubleshooting network challenges

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    




    ·         Bachelor's degree in business or related field preferred

    ·         Minimum of three years of experience in healthcare operations, provider relations, or a business setting 

    ·         Health plan, health system, or provider group experience preferred

    Ability to travel up to 50%                                                    

Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Provider Relations Specialist
  • Job Function: Nurse - RN / Staff / Charge
  • Location: El Paso, Texas