Amid the ever-changing healthcare climate, a focus on network development and market expansion is key for health plans looking to remain competitive. Organizations are turning to specialized personnel with expertise in network development for interim support as they bid on new government-sponsored plans, expand their geographic footprints, or strengthen existing provider accessibility and relations.
The Jacobson Group allows our clients to immediately access network development consultants, such as physician recruiters and provider contractors with an average of 15 years of functional expertise and provider knowledge, ensuring their critical business projects are addressed. Our temporary staff and subject matter experts are often used to support growth initiatives or to provide specialized expertise as a complement to existing staff.
With nearly five decades of insurance industry experience and relationships at work, Jacobson provides timely and cost-effective access to network development professionals on an interim basis for your expansion projects and short-term engagements.
Expertise in Network Development
Jacobson’s proven experts leverage their own provider relationships and a wealth of knowledge of the payer and provider worlds, allowing them to quickly and effectively build the networks needed to meet provider accessibility standards and to exceed customer expectations. Our subject matter experts average 15 years of experience in network development and contracting and have assisted our clients with various projects, including the following:
Identifying provider targets for network builds in new markets
Recruiting new providers to meet accessibility standards
Interpreting, evaluating and negotiating complex program contracts
Simplifying and disseminating complex, but integral, communications regarding payer and provider relationships
Jacobson’s consultants have been known to consistently deliver provider networks that exceeded per capita requirements and maximized the health plan’s reach.
On Demand Expertise for Health Insurers
Our experts are well-versed in health insurance business processes and possess proven project management capabilities and marketplace credibility. Utilizing Jacobson’s consultants allows you to leverage the specific expertise you need when you need it without having to increase permanent staff.
Our health insurance professional network is vast including care management personnel, such as interim medical directors and project nurses, as well as network contracting specialists to help build and maintain your provider networks:
Network Development Manager
Provider Engagement Manager
Provider Outreach Educator
Provider Relations Advocate
Our Network Development Consultants
Amid the ever-changing healthcare climate, the ability to remain nimble and quickly take advantage of growth opportunities is a competitive advantage. Jacobson allows our clients to immediately access network development consultants with an average of 15 years of functional expertise and provider knowledge, ensuring their critical business projects are addressed.
Jacobson focuses its resources solely on the insurance industry. We are fully committed to developing mutually-beneficial long-term partnerships with our clients. After all, our clients’ success is our legacy. To learn more about leveraging the expertise of our network development consultants, contact us today.