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Career Openings At Shield HealthCare

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Editor | Shield HealthCare
08/21/17  8:00 AM PST
Job Openings

Are you looking for a new career? Shield HealthCare, a national provider of medical supplies for more than sixty years, is hiring! See our latest job openings listed below – or visit www.shieldhealthcare.com/careers for more details.

In addition to a dynamic work environment, we are proud to offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

 

  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Life Insurance
  • Educational Assistance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Paid Time Off
  • Charitable Contributions and Activities

 

Recent Job Openings

The following positions are currently available for qualified candidates: (updated 6/8/2018)

Customer Service Agent | Location: Carrollton, TX

Handles incoming and outgoing customer calls in a call center environment and enters customer order information into the computer.  Must have 1-2 years customer service experience. Call center experience preferred, not required. T35 wpm required. Data entry skills needed. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.

Customer Service Agent | Location: Valencia, CA

Handles incoming and outgoing customer calls in a call center environment and enters customer order information into the computer.  Must have 1-2 years customer service experience. Call center experience preferred, not required. T35 wpm required. Data entry skills needed. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.

Utilization Management Representative | Location: Carrollton, TX

The Documentation Clerk contacts medical professionals for documents required to service our customers.  Will also be responsible for a variety of administrative duties, including electronic maintenance of customer information, faxing, filing and document preparation.  Requires 1-2 years general clerical/customer service experience, computer knowledge and attention to detail.

Distribution Clerk | Location: Chicago, IL

The primary function of this position is to pull, pack, check and ship customer orders. The successful candidate will have the responsibility for receiving products and mailroom responsibilities. The distribution clerk inspects orders for completion and ensures proper packaging and documentation. Conducts final audit prior to shipment and will process will calls, credit cards and back orders. Receives, inspects and stores all inbound returns. Requires one year distribution and forklift experience. Must have basic computer skills, good math and communication skills. A valid drivers’ license is required.

Adjudication Clerk | Location: Valencia, CA

The primary function of this position is to research medical claim denials, and underpayments. The successful candidate will have the responsibility for making necessary corrections to meet billing guidelines. Will be accountable for problem identification and resolution of ongoing denials and underpayments. Will prepare and submit reviews and appeals to third party carriers and research and identify re-bills, write offs and refunds, as necessary. Must be detail oriented, thorough, accurate, and organized and have good follow through skills, with the ability to handle high volume with deadline pressures. Requires computer knowledge, good analytical skills and knowledge of carrier guidelines and billing requirements helpful. Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Staff Accountant | Location: Valencia, CA

The primary function of this position is to process bi-monthly payroll for the organization, prepares, develops and reviews the accounting and financial information, as well as provides a strong level of support to the accounting team.  Requires  a Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting or related field, 2 years of professional general ledger accounting experience in addition the degree, 2 years of payroll experience, strong financial analysis and project management skills, thorough understanding of accounting principles, and proficiency in Excel.

Assistant Area Manager | Location: Chicago, IL

Responsible for customer service & order processing at branch office level, including management of staff, maintaining quality and productivity levels and training.  Must communicate effectively with all levels, as well as possess strong organization skills and follow up abilities.  Will handle difficult customer issues and follow complaints or escalated issues through to their resolution.  Successful candidate must have a minimum of 3 years supervisory experience in a healthcare environment, preferably in customer service, strong organizational skills, proven leadership ability, proficient in MS Word and Excel.  Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, good project management skills and BA/BS degree in Business Administration or Management preferred. Must have knowledge of the Los Angeles Medi-Cal Managed Care Networks.

Business Analysis Assistant Manager | Location: Valencia, CA

The primary function of this position is to manage and monitor the development, implementation, and interpretation of highly complex business analysis.  The successful candidate will be able to maintain production, reporting and analysis of recurring management reports. The Assistant Manager will manage dissemination and/or revision of data models for tracking and forecasting performance, conduct analysis to support the internal audit needs of the organization, coach, develop and motivate department personnel. The Assistant Manager will also have effective project management skills, work with IT, Sales and Marketing to develop and optimize data, interview, select, ensure orientation and training and when necessary disciplines and/or discharges departmental personnel. Miscellaneous projects as assigned by manager. 4+ years’ experience in analysis & reporting. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail. Advanced computer skills, MS Excel, Word and Power Point. Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or a related discipline.

Registered Dietitian | Location: San Antonio, TX

The primary function of this position is to use clinical skills and background to support the Sales Office in achieving the objectives of the Enteral Nutrition Support Program.  The successful candidate will have the responsibility for working with the Corporate Registered Dietitian to achieve the overall company goals and objectives.  The RD provides clinical support to nutritional assessments of potential and current customers working in conjunction with Sales and Marketing teams to increase the number of tube fed patients on SHC service.  Performs sales support activities in specified region and assists Marketing in developing clinically sufficient Enteral product formularies.  Provides recommendations, develops, tests and implements nutrition education tools to be used in the field.  Will participate in Health Fairs and other community events to increase community knowledge of SHC Enteral Program and in regional professional organizations to support company marketing efforts and increase regional presence.  Must be a Registered Dietitian with current licensure.  Ability to develop professional relationships with customers, referral sources, vendors and company personnel and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Experience with pediatric patients is preferred.  Requires ability to travel.

Territory Sales Representative | Location: Houston, TX

The primary function of this position is to ensure the highest level of customer service possible. The territory sales representative is responsible for maintaining and growing the profitability of assigned accounts, resolving questions and problems. Provides training and coordinates services. Must have 3 or more years’ recent experience in outside sales, preferably in the home health industry. Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, Bachelor’s degree and knowledge of Home Healthcare business including referral sources and reimbursement, preferred but not required.

Regional Sales Manager, Western Region | Location: California

Directs the activities of the sales organization, develops sales strategies for new business and retention of existing business within each region to maximize the company’s revenue and operating income objectives. Develops and provides semi-annual regional business plan to senior management.  Guides and directs Territory Representatives to develop and implement semi-annual business plans by sales location to meet sales and operating income goals.  Ensures sales operation team supports business plan objectives through validation of intake and customer maintenance processes.  Facilitates sales training programs in the field including boot camp and ride-alongs.  Develops sales tracking systems (competition, account activity, sales activity).  Analyzes sales trends, new business to annuity, product group sales, potential accounts.  Analyzes and structures sales territories to meet budgets.  Plans / conducts sales meetings. Identifies new programs for development by the Marketing Department.  Interviews, selects, ensures orientation, training, and when necessary disciplines and/or discharges departmental personnel. Develop key accounts in region.

Area Manager | Location: Houston, TX

The primary function of this position is to generate revenue, budgeting, staff development, operations management, customer service and maintain quality and productivity levels.  The successful candidate will have responsibility for customer service and requires recent management experience in a branch office environment.  Qualifications require a minimum of 3 years recent management experience in customer service with proven leadership ability.  A proven track record of achieving sales, expense, and operating income budgets and experience with financial planning and budgeting.  Experience with financial planning and budget issues. Familiar with managed care and third party programs. Must be capable of building effective sales teams and achieving success in a fast-paced environment.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required and a Bachelor’s degree is required.

Regional Sales Director, South Region | Location: Texas

Directs the activities of the sales organization, develops sales strategies for new business and retention of existing business within each region to maximize the company’s revenue and operating income objectives.  Develops and provides semi-annual regional business plan to senior management.  Guides and directs Area Managers and Territory Representatives to develop and implement semi-annual business plans by sales location to meet sales and operating income goals.  Oversee sales office operations for region including customer retention, ship not billed, staffing and customer service compliance.  Ensures sales operation team supports business plan objectives through validation of intake and customer maintenance processes.  Operational and regulatory compliance for region.  Proven track record of sales management success and track record of meeting budgets through sales teams.  Experience in hiring, training, and developing sales teams in highly competitive markets.  Knowledge of managed care market.  Bachelor’s degree required.  Minimum of five year’s sales management experience preferably in the healthcare field Effective leadership skills.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Proficient in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel.

Director, Managed Care – Western Region | Location: California

Interprets and implements quality assurance standards to ensure regulatory compliance.  Responsible for representing Shield Healthcare to government and provider agencies, trade associations and lobbyists on both a local and national level, Medicare and Medicaid (Medi-Cal) policy interpretation and clarification, communication of policy changes to appropriate internal staff, ensures regulatory compliance through participation in internal and external audits, monitors regulatory agency policy changes and the organizational effects of such changes to include research and communication of findings to internal and external sources, management of all reimbursement related issues and policies/procedures, participate in focus groups which serve in an advisory capacity to various government agencies.  Requires 4 years third party billing/collection/policy experience in healthcare services , 2 years management experience , Strong knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, and Medi-Cal,  Strong financial analysis and project management skills, Excellent written and verbal communication skills , Computer proficiency , College degree preferred.

Director of Government Affairs | Location: Valencia, CA

Interprets and implements quality assurance standards to ensure regulatory compliance.  Responsible for representing Shield Healthcare to government and provider agencies, trade associations and lobbyists on both a local and national level, Medicare and Medicaid (Medi-Cal) policy interpretation and clarification, communication of policy changes to appropriate internal staff, ensures regulatory compliance through participation in internal and external audits, monitors regulatory agency policy changes and the organizational effects of such changes to include research and communication of findings to internal and external sources, management of all reimbursement related issues and policies/procedures, participate in focus groups which serve in an advisory capacity to various government agencies.  Requires 4 years third party billing/collection/policy experience in healthcare services , 2 years management experience, strong knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, and Medi-Cal,  strong financial analysis and project management skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, computer proficiency, college degree preferred.

Vice President – Marketing  | Location: Valencia, CA

The Vice President of Marketing will be responsible for all corporate marketing and product management activities, the analysis of existing marketing strategies, the design and implementation of new marketing strategies, building and enhancing corporate and product branding, creating a cohesive and coordinated brand strategy, and creating a communications strategy.  Requires 10+ years management in marketing and product development, Bachelor’s degree, strong project management skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and computer proficiency; Master’s degree in business or marketing highly preferred.

Vice President – Sales | Location: Valencia, CA

The Vice President of Sales will be responsible for all activities relating to the sales of Shield HealthCare products and services, development and implementation of new sales plans to achieve corporate objectives for all products and services, provide string leadership to the sales team, and manage, create and maintain strategic sales partnerships with key suppliers and vendors.  Requires 10+ years’ experience leading a sales team, MBA or equivalent graduate degree preferred, Bachelor’s degree required, strong strategic management skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and computer proficiency.

How to apply:

Submit your resume here: http://www.shieldhealthcare.com/company/careers/

 

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2 Comments

  1. Tracy Michaelis
    Posted September 23, 2012 at 5:14 am PDT

    What a wonderful company and a powerful resource for caregivers. I want to work for Shield Healthcare!

  2. Donna Mccamey
    Posted February 16, 2014 at 6:14 am PDT

    I depend on Shield Healthcare for supplies. I love the professional customer service when I call to re-order my supplies and the prompt delivery of my supplies.

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