*This role can be remote, anywhere in the US*

 

Our Company:

Today, 1 in 3 Americans say they suffer from mental health problems like anxiety, depression, or insomnia. Despite this mental health epidemic, seeing a psychiatrist can take up to 3 months and cost as much as $500.

Shocked? Us too. That's why we started Cerebral, a telemedicine-first mental health startup. We are breaking down the barriers to access to mental healthcare so that anybody can get the care and meds they need immediately and for just $99/month. We launched publicly in January 2020 and are growing at over 40% month-over-month, and need your help.

 

The Role:

The Contracting & Credentialing Manager is a critical role for Cerebral. You will be the primary driver of moving Cerebral in network to as many plans as possible to enable better access of care for our clients.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with an outsourced team to rapidly credential our providers and contract with plans to maximize the number of lives covered by our in network coverage: ensuring up-to-date CAQH profiles, submitting credentialing applications, submitting group contract applications, and following up relentlessly on all of the above.
  • When the time is right, build an in-house contracting and credentialing team
  • Benchmark Cerebral’s contract rates and identify/implement opportunities for improvement
  • Partner with Cerebral’s Finance team to understand, track, and negotiate contracted reimbursement rates, including identification and tracking of different reimbursement contract structures (PMPM, fee for service, etc.)

  

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience credentialing and working with CAQH profiles
  • Previous experience contracting directly with insurance companies
  • You’ve negotiated/executed dozens of contracting agreements 
  • You have strong long-term relationships and immediate points of contact at all of the major private health plans
  • You have 5+ years of experience 
  • Bonus: experience credentialing and contracting with behavioral health networks

 

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