UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER OF SOUTHERN NEVADA Director, Patient Accounting - 14426 in Las Vegas, Nevada
EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 28% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY! GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE!
**This position is considered AT-WILL and will serve at the pleasure of the CEO.
THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE WITHOUT NOTICE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED.**
Position Summary: Oversees patient financial services operations activities including supervising support staff, establishing policies and procedures, overseeing billing and collection activities, performing strategic planning.
Education/Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field and five (5) years of experience in Revenue Cycle and billing and collections management and three (3) years management experience.
Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements
- 15 years of hospital business office experience
- Epic experience
- Strong leadership skills
- Results oriented; able to get things done
- Collaborates with other departments
- Ability to work in a fast paced environment
- Identifies opportunities for revenue maximization and work flow efficiencies
- Holds team accountable to KPIs Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements
Knowledge of: Leadership and managerial theories and principles; strategic planning theories and principles; hospital and physician billing systems; AR strategy inclusive of vendor management; budgeting theories and principles; Hospital and departmental policies and principles; laws, rules, regulations and standards governing billing, collections, finances and financial reporting in health care facilities; generally accepted accounting principles (G.A.A.P.); department and hospital safety practices and principles; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures.
Skill in: Developing and enforcing departmental policies and procedures; writing financial and technical reports; reviewing and analyzing billing and claims reports; determining acceptable payments and time frames; developing interpersonal relations with a variety of people; negotiating settlements on third party accounts; using computers and related software applications; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical office environment and use standard equipment, stamina to remain seated for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or an eligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification.
Salary: $91,665.60 - $146,660.80 Annually
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Job Type: Full Time
Department: PT/PATIENT ACCOUNTING SVCS - 8530
Job Number: 18-68709
Agency: University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
Address: University Medical Center of Southern Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada, 89102