Health Alliance Northwest (HANW) a Washington-based provider-owned health plan, is actively seeking a proven leader to serve as the senior executive accountable for performance on all levels with heightened focus on operations and strategic growth across multiple product categories and within markets where provider risk partners seek a true collaboration with a health plan dedicated to working in concert to transform healthcare within their respective communities.
Health Alliance Northwest is an innovative health insurance joint venture between Confluence Health and Health Alliance Medical Plan. This unique collaboration allows for localized innovative care to be delivered by Confluence Health and other Washington based healthcare organizations while leveraging the infrastructure and 30-year success of Health Alliance, an Illinois based, provider owned health plan.
The Vice President serves in a key integrative role responsible for the overall health plan strategy ensuring objectives are aligned with the goals and values of all stakeholders. This role will proactively lead the continued development and success of the integrated relationship between HANW and Health Alliance, identify process improvement opportunities, initiate best practices and provide functional insights and support for finance, operations and quality. In addition, this person will lead the organization’s growth strategy supported by a consistent market message driving brand awareness and how HANW differentiates itself from competition.
This position will report to the Chief Administrative Officer of Health Alliance as it relates to operational performance with a dotted line relationship to the CEO of Confluence Health as Vice Chairman of the HANW Board of Directors as well as a dotted line relationship to the Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer for Health Alliance and the Carle Health System.
With over 400,000 members, Health Alliance is the largest health plan in downstate Illinois and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Carle, an integrated health delivery system in Central Illinois anchored by a 400 bed hospital and 600+ provider group. In addition, Health Alliance has successful joint venture relationships and risk partnerships in the state of Washington as well as Illinois, Indiana and Iowa.
Confluence Health is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes two hospitals, and over 400 total providers within primary care and 40 medical specialties. As the major medical provider between Seattle and Spokane, Confluence Health is dedicated to providing comprehensive medical care throughout North Central Washington.