Product Manager/Business Analyst (Contract Management)

  • Louisville, KY, USA
  • Sep 03, 2017

Job Description

Founded in 1999, ZirMed is the nations only company delivering proven end-to-end cloud-based business and clinical performance management solutions to meet the challenges of managing population health and optimizing fee-for-service and fee-for-value reimbursements. ZirMed combines innovative software development with the industrys most advanced transactional network and predictive analytics platform to improve the business and process of healthcare, give organizations a clearer view of their financial and operational performance, and streamline critical connections between providers, patients, and payers.
We're always improving, always testing, always changing, and there's never a dull moment. In the rapidly changing world of healthcare technology, we stay ahead of the curve.
What is the purpose of this position?
ZirMed is seeking a smart and creative Product Manager with hands on experience in the Healthcare Revenue Cycle/Managed Care. We are looking for someone who has a passion for building great products and the natural instincts for making decisions that lead to highly useable software. This professional self-starter will report to a Director of Product and work closely with the Product, Operations, User Experience team and Technology teams. The Product Manager will coordinate with key stakeholders in operations, sales, marketing, design, and development. This role will be charged with managing the Contract Management Platform at ZirMed. The ideal candidate will understand the significant flaws that exist in the healthcare market and have a passion for solving those problems. Looking for some details? Health system/HIT vendor experience, proficient in hospital managed care/payer contractingAbility to interpret contract language from managed care contracts Ability to interpret regulatory guidelines from CMS, Tricare, and Medicaid websitesAbility to understand the vocabulary used in a hospitals revenue cycle operations, including healthcare coding such as DRGs, CPT/HCPC, Revenue Codes, APG and APC Organizing market research including analyzing customer segments, reviewing industry research reports, and assessing strengths and weaknesses of competitorsAnalyzing various product inputs, documenting customer requirements, and developing the business case for new product developmentPreparing software design plans including product specifications, use case documentation and user interface wireframes (both independently and with assistance from our User Experience team)Studying healthcare industry standards and staying up-to-date on industry changes and compliance issuesGathering inspiration and ideas by visiting customers regularly and reviewing software and other products that solve similar problems in other domainsCollecting direct customer feedback by organizing user tests, studying customer support incidents, administering user surveys, and visiting customers to study product interaction in their natural environmentWorking closely with internal and external resources to define system requirements that meet changing market needs and ensure customer satisfaction and product qualityAssisting your Director of Product in coordinating with sales, marketing, development, and customer support to bring together divergent ideas and convince various stakeholders to rally behind a single product visionWorking with your Director of Product to manage the product roadmap, including documenting product strategy, maintaining the feature backlog, and coordinating releases Do you fit our team? You know how to execute and like to roll up your sleeves to get things doneYou are comfortable in front of a whiteboard and can describe complex information in a concise but thorough fashionProblem solving skills; able to analyze a problem and design creative solutionsAttention to detail; extraordinary eye for usability and the customer experiencePossess robust technical fundamentals, especially when it comes to building softwareExcellent written communication skills; able to succinctly convey complex ideas through the written wordGreat people skills; able to facilitate, negotiate and persuade stakeholdersFlexible and agile; able to rapidly adapt to changing situations and inputsCollege Degree required; Business/Healthcare Administration or Computer Science degree preferredStrong work ethic Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.
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