Director Revenue Cycle Transformation in Marietta, GA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

WellStar Kennestone Hospital   •  

Marietta, GA 30060

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 29 days ago

Overview


At WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.


Responsibilities


As the Health System is implementing new clinical and revenue cycle system across all of its hospitals and employed physician practices, adaptation and transformation of the Health System Revenue Cycle is required. Designed to be an internal consulting function in the Revenue Cycle of the Health System. An individual in this position must have a thorough understanding of the entire continuum of revenue cycle to include Patient Access, Central Scheduling, Billing, Account Follow-up, Self Pay, Customer Service, HIM, and Care Management. This position will be responsible for project management within the Revenue Cycle and specifically be responsible for managing ad hoc project teams, as assigned by the VP of Revenue Cycle in coordination with other Revenue Cycle leaders and WellStar leaders. The individual in this position must be able to work independently on targeted initiatives and also be able to develop project plans, lead staff and be a driver of change. This position will project lead several revenue cycle projects across the spectrum of the revenue cycle, interface with the finance, information technology, operations, and clinical functions of the System, Hospitals, WellStar Medical Group, and other WellStar entities. The individual in this position will collaborate with other centralized process improvement strategies (e.g. Lean/Six Sigma, etc…)


Qualifications


Required Minimum Education: Bachelor's and Master's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or other related field required.


Required Minimum Certifications: - Lean Certification, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (within 18 months)


Required Minimum Experience: Four to eight years of industry and/or consulting experience in provider relations, revenue cycle process improvement, implementation/redesign, data mining and detailed analytics.


Required Minimum Skills: - Superior verbal and written communication skills, project management, organization, prioritization, and follow-up skills. - Strong financial and business acumen along with critical thinking skills - Exhibited skills in critical thinking, problem identification and resolution and process improvement. - Must be a team player; demonstrate attention to detail; well-developed problem solving skills; and able to work independently. - Strong technical and analytical skills, particularly related to analyzing, summarizing and interpreting large data files. - Experience with EPIC implementations (HB, PB, Cadence, ADT) – Is strongly preferred.


Valid Through: 2019-10-18