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VP Provider Relations

Date:  Nov 7, 2022
Brand:  EyeMed Vision Care

Mason, OH, US, 45040

Requisition ID: 786201 
Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information


There’s more to EyeMed than meets the eye. EyeMed is the fastest growing managed vision benefits company in the country with consistent double-digit membership growth! Through our commitment to innovation, we’re reimagining the way employers and their employees think about vision care. We want them to see life to the fullest and experience more of what’s best, not more of the same.  And if what’s best hasn’t been done yet, it’s our exceptional and passionate employees driving this change. But, our passion for vision isn’t just about vision insurance benefits. Our employees are proud to support and participate in life-altering global and local missions through our partnership with OneSight, a leading not-for-profit organization with a 100% focus on eradicating the world’s vision crisis.


Your family says a lot about who you are. EyeMed is a key member of the Luxottica family of companies, global leaders in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear.  In North America, Luxottica is the home to global brands Ray-Ban, Oakley and many top fashion house brands.  Our leading retail brands include LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, and Target Optical.


If you’re passionate about driving innovation and change and interested in a career in the optical and insurance industry, EyeMed wants to start the conversation and help provide you a growth-focused opportunity with America’s fastest growing vision benefits company.


The Vice President of EyeMed Provider is the senior executive responsible for leading the Provider organization which includes direct oversight of clinical and standards of care, network contracting and recruiting, provider relations, utilization management, and quality assurance areas. The VP develops and implements programs that deliver provider satisfaction, ensures the resolution of provider issues, leads network growth, and promotes the image of EyeMed in the provider community.  The VP is also responsible for relationships with industry partners and leading strategic provider related initiatives.  The VP reports to the President and is a member of the Executive Leadership Team.



  • Provide the strategic leadership for provider contracting, and provider relations & engagement strategies across EyeMed.
  • Define, develop, and deploy a roadmap of new solutions to support provider transformation in the market. Work with cross-functional stakeholders to align and execute the build and deployment of these strategies
  • Work with the leadership team of EyeMed and EssilorLuxottica to develop and implement value new services and products.
  • Resolve pricing and/or client issues around network and non-standard provider requests.
  • Provide strategic leadership and direction in the development and implementation of initiatives and related programs targeted at achieving improved Health & Wellness (Disease Identification, Reporting and Management).
  • Establish and implement programs that promote innovative approaches to care and reimbursement, and initiatives that enhance member health and vision health awareness.
  • Direct organizational process review to identify, analyze, recommend, and implement changes to workflow, staff, and organizational structure to transform the provider operations area.
  • Review and recommend clinical policy creation and amendments, and ensures that clinical and quality management programs are in compliance with the terms of our contracts, as well as state and federal regulations and requirements. 
  • Work with Legal and Regulatory Affairs regarding contract development and management including regulatory/compliance requirements; and external and client business needs.
  • Provide visibility and maintains positive provider relationships as a representative of EyeMed, both within EssilorLuxottica and with the external provider community.
  • Responsible for the recruitment, development, motivation, and retention of assigned management staff conforming to budgetary objectives and personnel policies.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Administration, Business or related field
  • 12+ years insurance industry experience developing programs and guidance on care, network contracting
  • 7+ years of demonstrated progressive management responsibilities
  • Strong working knowledge of independent and retail provider communities
  • Experience in relationship management and ability to navigate key partnership
  • Ability to resolve conflict
  • Visionary leadership and ability to lay out a comprehensive and executable strategic plan
  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills



  • Optometry, Ophthalmology or master’s degree in Health Care Administration or other related field
  • 5+ years’ experience in management of health plans, delegated networks, or other related managed care organizations
  • Strong understanding of health care marketplace
  • Executive presence

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process.  To request a reasonable accommodation, please call the Luxottica Ethics Compliance Hotline at 1-888-887-3348 (be sure to provide your name and contact information so that we may follow up in a timely manner). 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, social origin, social condition, being perceived as a victim of domestic violence, sexual aggression or stalking, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, ancestry, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.  Native Americans receive preference in accordance with Tribal Law.

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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