Healthcare Intelligence Network
Health Management Career Update
Vol. V, No. 9
June 2, 2006
Table of Contents
  1. Job Openings
    • Sr. Consultant, Network Services
    • Business Analysts
    • Clinical Staff Dietitian
  2. Situation Wanted: Healthcare Consultant
  3. Consumer-Defined Healthcare: Are You Ready To Seize the Opportunities?
  4. True EAPs Are Addressing Employer’s And Employee’s Needs, Majority Say
  5. How Employers Are Using the Internet to Increase Employee Health I-CUE


Sponsored by: Maximizing the Results of Your Disease Management Programs Through Community-Based Resources

Maximizing the Results of Your Disease Management Programs Through Community-Based Resources, a June 21, 2006 audio conference, will examine how disease management programs can improve their effectiveness through partnerships with community-based organizations.

Community-based partnerships are a critical element in the Chronic Care Model developed by Dr. Ed Wagner, the director of Improving Chronic Illness Care. Partnerships can be formed with state programs, local agencies, schools, faith organizations, businesses and clubs.

During this 90-minute audio conference, your expert panel of speakers, Michelle Brooks, RN, MSN, regional health plan administration for Pitt County Memorial Hospital, University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina and Danielle Butin, director of health services at Oxford Health Plans, a United Healthcare company, will provide inside information on how to choose a community partner, structure these partnerships and evaluate the impact partnerships can have on the effectiveness of your program.

For more information or to register, please visit: http://store.hin.com/product.asp?itemid=3403



1.) Sr. Consultant, Network Services, Chicago, IL

The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) is a membership organization of independently owned insurance companies and is the strategic leader behind the Blue Cross Blue Shield brand, one of the most recognized brands in America and the choice of almost 93 million Americans for their health care coverage. The 38 independent Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans across the country and internationally depend on BCBSA’s consulting and operational support, enabling them to move proactively to gain a competitive edge in their respective markets. We are headquartered in downtown Chicago with a significant presence in Washington, DC. We now have a great career opportunity at our downtown Chicago headquarters.

For more information, please visit:
http://careercenter.hin.com/cgi-local/careercenter/searchlistings.cgi?id_listing=380



Business Analysts, Pittsburgh, PA

Integral Strategies, Inc., one of the mid-Atlantic's leading IT consulting firms, has multiple contract and contract-to-hire opportunities available for Business Analysts with 3+ years experience in Health Care or Dental insurance projects. We can work with you on a corp-corp or W2 basis. Benefits and relo. assistance are available.

For more information, please visit:
http://careercenter.hin.com/cgi-local/careercenter/searchlistings.cgi?id_listing=335



Clinical Staff Dietitian, Harlingen, TX

Provide the nutritional care and instruction of all hopsitalized patients on an inpatient and oupatient basis, maintain necessary files and records, evaluate and update procedures and eduation material and consult with physicians and other health care personnel as necessary.

For more information, please visit:
http://careercenter.hin.com/cgi-local/careercenter/searchlistings.cgi?id_listing=115



2.) Situation Wanted: Healthcare Consultant

Provides healthcare consulting in the areas of accreditation preparation, regulatory compliance, project management and program development across the country. Am currently President of a healhcare consulting firm. Over fourteen years in the healthcare industry. Since 1994 , worked in the managed care industry in a variety of quality, utilization, and risk management roles. Mission statement: To satisfy the client's needs by providing the results the client expects while equipping the client with the knowledge to continue enjoying superior results in the future.

For more information, please visit:
http://careercenter.hin.com/cgi-local/careercenter/search_situations.cgi?flag=view_situation&id_situation=55



3.) Consumer-Defined Healthcare: Are You Ready To Seize the Opportunities?

The emerging Consumer Directed Healthcare (CDH) market offers many opportunities. Implementing a successful CDH program can be a complex endeavor. Does it make sense for you to build the capabilities internally, or should you look to an outsourcer to support the additional requirements? Learn what you need to know when making this decision.

Register to download this white paper today at:
http://www.hin.com/library/registercda.html



4.) True EAPs Are Addressing Employer’s And Employee’s Needs, Majority Say

While the majority of EA professionals believe their programs are adequately addressing the needs of employees and employers today, a third reported that they are not, according to results of the EA Professional Leadership Survey: Forecast 2006.

For more information, please visit:
http://careercenter.hin.com/story0602.shtml


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might improve our Career Center. Send your comments to info@hin.com

5.) How Employers Are Using the Internet to Increase Employee Health I-CUE

"How Employers Are Using the Internet to Increase Employee Health I-Cue™" is an essential report for understanding how employers use healthcare IT to educate their employees about health and healthcare.

The report, published by Health2 Resources, contains a literature review, personal interviews with large "early adopters" of eHealth tools, and a survey of business coalitions and large employers to evaluate current and future use of health care IT to administer employee benefits.

For more information, please visit:
http://store.hin.com/product.asp?itemid=2782


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