Bilingual Clinic Administrator WellMed Houston TX

UnitedHealth Group
Published
May 20, 2021
Location
Houston, TX
Category
Job Type

Description

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)

Provides leadership, direction and administration of operations to ensure accomplishment of clinic and organizational objectives. Directs, supervises, and coordinates the overall operation of the clinic and staff.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Directs, supervises, coordinates specific functions and activities of clinic, including systems, policies and procedures, human resources, support services, etc.
  • Assists the Medical Director in the development and marketing of new services and referral sources
  • Facilitates the employment, development and management of employees
  • Promotes the provision of cost-effective, high-quality health care services to patients
  • Cooperates with medical and administrative staff to ensure compliance with standards and regulations
  • Reviews operational problems / policies and recommends solutions and change to Medical Director
  • Collaborates with Medical Director in the preparation and implementation of quarterly budgets
  • Recommends funding based on knowledge of policies, costs, and operating practices
  • Represents clinic at public and professional meetings and conferences
  • Participates in clinic communication and public relations programs
  • Maintains professional affiliations and enhances professional development to keep pace with the trends in health care administration
  • Performs other related duties which may be inclusive, but not listed in position job description

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.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration, Business Administration, Nursing or related field (4+ additional years of comparable work experience beyond the required years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a bachelor’s degree)
  • 3+ years of healthcare administration experience, including 1+ years of supervisory experience
  • Knowledge of human resource management practices including supervision and staff development 
  • Fluent written and verbal skills in English and Spanish
  • You will be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and are required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this is an essential function of this role
  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained
  • This position requires Tuberculosis screening as well as proof of immunity to Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis through lab confirmation of immunity, documented evidence of vaccination, or a doctor's diagnosis of disease

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Professional healthcare license or certification
  • Supervisory experience within a clinic setting
  • Knowledge of fiscal management systems 
  • Knowledge of governmental regulations and reimbursement standards
  • Skill in developing and maintaining effective relationship with staff, Senior Management, patients, vendors, and payers, public

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 550,000+ 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: Clinic Administrator, Practice Manager, Clinic Manager, Clinic Supervisor, Office Manager, Medical Office Manager, Spanish, Houston, TX, Texas

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