CHIEF OF STAFF/DIRECTOR OF STRATEGY - 22656

State of Tennessee

Nashville, TN

Business & Professional Services , Government


Position Description / Responsibilities

How you make a difference in this role:

TennCare is committed to improving the quality of health care for its members while maximizing the value of every dollar spent. Since its founding, TennCare has been a leader in innovation through clinical care models and delivery system payment reform. TennCare's Medical Office is integral to this mission by leading clinical quality and operations and strategic clinical innovation for the agency. Operationally, the medical office is comprised of 6 teams and 160 employees. The medical office is responsible for all medical, dental, and pharmacy policy and operations as well as quality improvement and population health programming. It also administers all member medical appeals and oversees provider registration and engagement. Finally, through partnerships with providers, the managed care organizations, and other stakeholders, the medical office is responsible for designing and implementing strategic clinical initiatives to improve care and health outcomes for its members. The Chief of Staff/Director of Strategy will work directly to support the Chief Medical Officer. The role will have high visibility across the Medical Office and TennCare executive leadership to partner and lead priority initiatives to fulfill TennCare's ultimate vision of a healthier Tennessee.

Key Responsibilities:


Position Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

Masters level degree (MBA, MPH, MPP) or higher; (Exceptional performance with 3+ years in similar role or in management consulting will be considered in place of advanced degree)

Preferred Qualifications:


Application Instructions

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