Title : Director of Payor Contracts

Department : Administration

Type : Full Time

Location : Houston, TX

Job Details :

Legacy Community Health is looking for a Director of Contracting with a focus on Payor Contracts


About the Position

The Director of Payor Contracts at Legacy Community Health will negotiate payor contracts as well as lead the contracting team in regard to payor relations, credentialing, and privileging. You will need to develop a long-term payor contracting strategy so as to lead the organization's transition to value-based care agreements. To do so, you will need to develop and maintain relationships with both insurance companies and managed care companies that are responsible for contracting with healthcare providers. As part of negotiations, you will be involved with the language, rates, amendments, and other details as part of the contracts. You will also monitor the financial performance for opportunities in net revenue improvement, volume / growth, and effectiveness of collection efforts.


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Life insurance and AD&D
  • 403(b) retirement plan
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • 24-hour travel assistance
  • Paid Time Off 
  • Company holidays (9 days + 1 floating day)
  • Bereavement Leave
  • And more


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or Finance
  • 5 - 7 years of experience in manager care contracting in payor or health care setting
  • 3 years of experience in a medium to large health system
  • 2 years of experience in a supervisory role


About Legacy Community Health

Legacy Community Health is a premium, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that provides comprehensive care to community members regardless of their ability to pay. Our goal is to treat the entire patient while improving their overall wellness and quality of life, in addition to providing free pregnancy tests, HIV/AIDS screening. At Legacy, we empower patients to lead better lives by promoting healthy behaviors and offering resources such as literacy classes, family planning services, and nutrition and weight management information. 

Our roots began in 1981 as the Montrose Clinic, with specialization in HIV education, testing, and treatment. Since then, the agency has expanded to 10 clinics in Houston, one in Baytown, two in Beaumont, and one in Deer Park with extensive services that include: Adult primary care, HIV/AIDS care, pediatrics, OB/GYN and maternity, dental, vision and behavioral health. We also service students within KIPP and YES Prep schools. Legacy is committed to driving healthy change in our communities.

Legacy Community Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.

Apply today.

Our short application process takes less than 3 minutes on your phone, tablet or computer.

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