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Centene Corporation Accreditation Specialist in Topeka, Kansas

Position is REMOTE*

You could be the one who changes everything for our 26 million members. Centene is transforming the health of our communities, one person at a time. As a diversified, national organization, you’ll have access to competitive benefits including a fresh perspective on workplace flexibil

Position Purpose:

Develop Performance Improvement projects to improve clinical quality and performance measure outcomes.

  • This position is to support Centene health plan’s NCQA accreditation activities for Population Health Management and Health Equity

  • Develop and maintain accreditation readiness schedule.

  • Creates policy and procedures to support accreditation activities.

  • Conduct training and education programs for Plan, provider network, delegated vendors to support NCQA and HEDIS activities.

  • Develop QI, NCQA and HEDIS projects with delegated vendors to support accreditation maintenance and HEDIS reporting.

  • Coordinate assigned NCQA and HEDIS work plan activities.

  • Assist with delegation oversight audits and coordinate corrective action plans to ensure compliance with all state, federal, contract and accreditation requirements.

  • Our Comprehensive Benefits Package:

  • Flexible work solutions including remote options, hybrid work schedules and dress flexibility

  • Competitive pay

  • Paid Time Off including paid holidays

  • Health insurance coverage for you and dependents

  • 401(k) and stock purchase plans

  • Tuition reimbursement and best-in-class training and development


Bachelor’s degree in Business, related field or equivalent experience. 3+ years of related quality improvement, HEDIS and/or NCQA experience.

Experience/background providing Health Equity or CLAS education and understanding of requirements is preferred

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Accreditation Specialist

LOCATION: Topeka, Kansas

REQNUMBER: 1329452