MetroPlus Health Plan provides the highest quality healthcare services to residents of Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island through a comprehensive list of products, including, but not limited to, New York State Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare, Child Health Plus, Exchange, Partnership in Care, MetroPlus Gold, Essential Plan, etc. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of NYC Health + Hospitals, the largest public health system in the United States, MetroPlus’ network includes over 27,000 primary care providers, specialists and participating clinics. For more than 30 years, MetroPlus has been committed to building strong relationships with its members and providers to enable New Yorkers to live their healthiest life.
Salary commensurate with education and experience.
Applicants residing in or around Albany, preferred but not required.
The Deputy Executive Director of External and Government Relations will develop relationships with local and state elected officials, and other external stakeholders to advance the mission of MetroPlusHealth. This position will advance MetroPlusHealth’s mission in alignment with the mission, vision, and values of our NYC Health and Hospitals affiliates. The Deputy Executive Director of External and Governments will be responsible for analyzing and proposing legislation, meeting with elected officials about the priorities of MetroPlusHealth and NYC Health and Hospitals, and preparing MetroPlusHealth leadership staff to participate in state, city, and federal legislative hearings. In doing so, the Deputy Executive Director of External and Government Relations will advocate on issues that affect the ability of MetroplusHealth to carry out their mission of providing public health insurance to low income eligible and underserved populations and providing access to quality healthcare services.