Senior Reimbursement Analyst

  • Legacy Health System
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Mar 17, 2019

Job Description

Requisition ID: 19-7274
Job Location: System Office 1919 Building
Department: Reimbursement
Position Status: Regular Full-Time
Avg Hrs/Wk: 40
FTE: 1.00
Pay Range: USD $35.99/Hr. - USD $53.63/Hr.
FLSA Status: Exempt
Union: Non-union
Work_Days: Mon-Fri, no weekends


Overview

Are you ready to bring your acumen to a health care community that values your work and recognizes it as vital to an overall mission of making life better for others? The Senior Reimbursement Analyst provides support and advises management on all aspects of reimbursement, including more complex regulations and payment methodologies. Your desire to communicate with professionalism and patience will reflect the compassionate nature we strive to create throughout the Legacy community.

Responsibilities

Under limited supervision, responsible for performing a variety of financial reporting and related analyses for assigned areas of responsibility and includes preparing, analyzing, and reporting the annual Medicare and Medicaid cost reports. The Senior Reimbursement Analyst provides support, guidance and supervision to analysts; reviews and analyzes cost reports prepared by reimbursement analysts; serves as a primary contact with auditors and fiscal intermediary and advises hospital operations/patient billing with interpretation of Government regulations, compliance/ regulatory concerns, program development teams, and impacts of reimbursement on their departments. Duties vary depending on departmental needs.

Qualifications

EDUCATION: Bachelors' Degree in Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance or related field or equivalent experience.

EXPERIENCE: Five years previous experience as an accountant, financial analyst and/or auditor. Experience with fiscal intermediary and/or hospital reimbursement or finance preferred.

SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Extensive knowledge of reimbursement principles, Medicare and Medicaid law preferred.
  • Understanding of hospital billing systems and government payment systems.
  • Knowledge of computer systems including Microsoft Office, HFS Cost Reporting Software, SMS Patient Accounting System, and Lawson preferred.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

LEGACY'S VALUES IN ACTION:
Follows guidelines set forth in Legacy's Values in Action.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled

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