Tactile Systems Technology Inc. is a Minneapolis-based medical device manufacturer and distributor, and was just named one of the "Top Workplaces in 2011" by the Star Tribune. Tactile Systems manufactures and distributes the Flexitouch®, an innovative lymphedema treatment system, also FDA-approved for the treatment of chronic wounds. Tactile Systems has an excellent opportunity for a Contract Specialist to join our Payer Relations department.
The Contract Specialist is responsible for the oversight and administration of existing third-party payer contracts as well assisting with the identification of contract opportunities and the application process for potential new contracts. Contract responsibilities will include negotiating and finalizing individual patient Letters of Agreement, administration involved with all existing contracts, out-of-network file review and appeals, website access administration for all contacts, resolution of contract issues affecting individual patients, and monitoring claims by payers to identify contract opportunities.
Qualified candidates will have the following skills and experience:
- Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience required
- 3+ years experience in medical device reimbursement
- Strong understanding of health insurance methodologies (coding, coverage, clinical criteria, payment).
- Strong knowledge of MS Office, including Work, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook required.
Tactile Systems Technology is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in our employment practices or opportunities on any grounds as prohibited by federal, state, or local law. Any applicant requiring reasonable accommodations during the application and/or interview process should contact Human Resources.