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Senior Vice President, Population Health & Clinical Operations

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Senior Vice President, Population Health & Clinical Operations

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Centene is transforming the health of our communities one person at a time. As an Executive on our team, you could be the one who changes everything for our 28 million members.

Position Purpose: In partnership with the CMO, serve as a key stakeholder, decision maker, and catalyst, for all market level population health identification, strategy, evaluation, and monitoring to achieve the Quadruple Aim and drive Centene's Population Health mission at the market level.


  • Work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders to envision and execute strategic initiatives to ensure breakthrough performance
  • Provide strategic leadership for population health internally, as well as with providers, community organizations, advocacy groups, and applicable legislature
  • Understand the healthcare landscape to look for key drivers & opportunities for innovative models targeting the Quadruple Aim
  • Understand the unique community health needs and the attributes of the populations served to drive development of programs and service
  • Uses analytics to identify key insights about the populations served and drive the development of the interventions to target unique populations


  • Lead large groups of employees driving vision, engagement, developing people and teams, fostering transparency
  • Influence change and drive performance through a matrix reporting relationship


  • Provides direction and assumes accountability for effective and efficient operation of all market level population health strategies

Required for All Jobs

  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Complies with all policies and standards

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare or related field. 10+ years of experience with health plan operations. 5+ years of leadership experience. Master's degree preferred.

License/Certification: Registered Nurse. Certified Case Management (CCM).

For Illinois Plan only: This position shall be a licensed Physician, licensed registered nurse, or other professional as approved by the Department based on Contractor’s ability to demonstrate that the professional possesses the training and education necessary to meet the requirements for Case Management and Disease Management Program activities required in the Contract. Must reside in Illinois. Will direct all activities pertaining to Case Management and Care Coordination activities and monitor utilization of Enrollees’ physical health and behavioral health. Will be responsible for all population health and related issues, including population health activities and coordination between Behavioral Health services.

Pay Range: $217,000.00 - $412,300.00 per year

Centene offers a comprehensive benefits package including: competitive pay, health insurance, 401K and stock purchase plans, tuition reimbursement, paid time off plus holidays, and a flexible approach to work with remote, hybrid, field or office work schedules. Actual pay will be adjusted based on an individual's skills, experience, education, and other job-related factors permitted by law. Total compensation may also include additional forms of incentives.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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