Alignment Healthcare is a population health management company dedicated to changing the way health care is delivered in the United States. We are a fast-growing, highly dynamic organization that isn’t content with the status quo. We are looking for dedicated, innovative individuals who thrive in a fast-paced environment to join our team and help us carry out our vision - that is, to lead a movement that transformationally improves health care.

Join us today and we will give you every opportunity to succeed.

Director, Health Plan Program

Location: Portland, Oregon US


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 1179

Position Title: Director, Health Plan Program

External Description:

Director, Health Plan Program 

Will lead enterprise wide health plan improvement activities to include, but not limited to, the following.  Responsible for leading and coordinating Medical Cost Stewardship, Command Center Expansion, Care Anywhere and Operating Expense activities including metric and dashboard design and maintenance, benchmarking, cost modeling, business case development and strategic / tactical business planning.  Will partner with medical cost lever owners, Medical Directors, Finance, DTS, Network Management, Pharmacy and others to maximize the value of the company’s medical cost programs and operating models. 

Will work with functional business partners, DTS and Finance to develop business strategy and planning, conduct requests for proposals, onboard third-party suppliers, measure organizational and program performance, and improve business processes and operations.   Will lead and coordinate efforts to continuously improve the Company’s operating and third-party service delivery models, measure performance to organizational goals and objectives, and coordinate strategic and annual planning.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Leads Command Center Expansion programming, strategic and tactical medical cost planning and coordination
  • Conducts business analysis to determine best course of action that helps the organization achieve its goals and objectives
  • Creates and designs metrics and dashboards to measure operating model performance to schedule and target, identifies gaps and leads cross-functional activities to improve performance
  • Conducts benchmarking analysis, identifies and incorporates improvement areas into business operational planning
  • Drives operational performance through standard monthly business reviews, Performance Execution Office and the Command Center Expansion
  • Lead and manage ad hoc operational programming design, implementation and improvement, business planning and performance management


  • In-depth knowledge of health plan operations, program management and business planning
  • Strong cross-functional leadership and ability to move the organization forward
  • Team player with executive level presence
  • Strong internal negotiation skills and able to coordinate broad multi-discipline programming
  • Deep industry experience in health care and knowledge of the health care supply chain players
  • Innovative mindset with ability to drive change with cross functional execution leadership
  • Experience with data and measurement systems, data visualization and process design
  • Experience with conducting business analysis, business case development and business program design and implementation




City: Portland

State: Oregon

Location City: Portland

Location State: Oregon

Community / Marketing Title: Director, Health Plan Program

Company Profile:

Who is Alignment Healthcare?

  • Socially responsible
  • Technologically enabled
  • Concierge care
  • Transformation
  • Servant leadership

We are dedicated to transforming the complex and confusing process of medical treatment in the United States so that every link in the health care continuum becomes more efficient, productive, and effective. We built a team of people who want to make a difference. Come join the team that is changing health care one person at a time.

We believe that great work comes from people who are inspired to be their best. We invite you to explore our wide variety of roles based on your unique experience.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Alignment Healthcare, LLC is proud to practice Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. We are looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disable/Protected Veteran.

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