Centene Corporation Mock Interview

To help you prepare for a Centene Corporation job interview, here are 35 interview questions and answer examples.

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Professional curiosity and an entrepreneurial mindset is highly encouraged at Centene Corporation. If you could start your own business, what would you do?

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List of 35 Centene Corporation Interview Questions & Answers

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    Professional curiosity and an entrepreneurial mindset is highly encouraged at Centene Corporation. If you could start your own business, what would you do?

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    At Centene Corporation, sometimes we have to make difficult decisions about whether or not a medical service is covered. In the past, how have you put aside your personal feelings for the good of the business?

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    For many of our positions here at Centene Corporation, employees work remotely a majority of the time. How would you set yourself up for success at your home office?

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    We want to hire people who can grow from within here at Centene Corporation. When have you stretched yourself in your current role and done more than what was expected of you?

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    At Centene Corporation, we deal with confidential patient data. Tell me about a time you followed HIPAA regulations even when it wasn't easy or convenient to do so.

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    This role requires patient collection, so you might have to have difficult conversations. Tell me about a difficult conversation you've had with a patient or customer.

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    You may work with patients and customers who are confused or upset about their medical insurance. Tell me about a time you had to teach and train an upset customer. How did you handle the situation, and what was the outcome?

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    If hired at Centene Corporation, how would you encourage ideas and creativity from your colleagues?

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    We have a steadfast commitment to our diversity, equity, and inclusion plan at Centene Corporation. What does our DE&I plan mean to you?

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    This role would involve sales to new partners who want to offer their employees our health insurance. How do you ensure meaningful conversations with prospective clients?

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    If Centene Corporation hired you today, what would you hope to accomplish first?

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    Walk me through your education and training. How do you feel they have prepared you for this role at Centene Corporation?

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    At Centene Corporation, we do a lot of community education to help the people in our local communities understand their health insurance. Tell me about any community outreach you have done in the past.

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    At Centene Corporation, innovation is important to us. Give an example of an innovative idea you've had recently.

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    What is your overall customer care philosophy that you would bring to the Centene Corporation team?

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    Our goal is to hire ambitious people. Tell me about a time you went the extra mile, even when it may not have been required or asked of you.

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    Our work at Centene Corporation is strongly influenced by changing legislation. How do you stay current with new rules and regulations that impact your work?

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    The work at Centene Corporation requires strong organizational skills and attention to detail. How do you ensure that your work is properly organized and highly accurate?

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    What inspired you to apply for this position at Centene Corporation?

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    Centene Corporation invests in the latest technology to create efficient work flows. Tell me how you've gone about learning new technology in the past.

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    At Centene Corporation, we have large patient data sets to analyze. Tell me about a large data set you had to analyze and how you added value through your analysis.

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    To work at Centene Corporation, you have to be passionate about compliance and accuracy in your work. Tell me why this is important to you.

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    Many of our jobs at Centene Corporation require us to do projects when there is down time. Can you give an example of a project you led start to finish?

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    Centene Corporation seeks to hire those with strong problem solving skills. When did you successfully resolve a problem in the workplace?

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    If you could expand your knowledge and expertise in any area of your career, which would you choose?

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    At Centene Corporation, we believe in continuous feedback from our providers and members to help us become better. Tell me about a time you received constructive feedback. What did you do after hearing this?

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    How will you connect with our members at Centene Corporation when you work with them virtually?

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    What is your process of explaining technical information to people who aren't technical?

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    At Centene Corporation, we want a world class call center where each team member is empowered to give feedback to others. Tell me about a time you gave feedback to a colleague.

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    At Centene Corporation, we need to keep a pulse on many health insurance competitors. In your current role, how do you stay up to date with competitors?

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    Transparency with our members and other clients is vital at Centene Corporation. Tell me about your leadership style in regards to transparency.

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    Have you received any formal customer service training throughout your career?

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    If offered this role at Centene Corporation, how will you earn the trust of your new coworkers upon hire?

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    Do you see yourself as a natural leader? When have you led a team?

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    How do you handle stress on the job when deadlines get tight or you have an overwhelming workload?