Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers•
11 - 15 years
Posted 66 days ago
Texas Oncology is searching for a Revenue Cycle Director - Patient Facing. This position is responsible for State-wide direction of the Revenue Cycle process for Texas Oncology.
Texas Oncology delivers high-quality, high-touch care to help cancer patients achieve "More breakthroughs. More victories."® in their fight against cancer. We are an independent, physician-led practice delivering leading-edge technology and treatment options and conducting innovative research. Founders of the practice pioneered community-based care to enable more cancer patients to receive high-quality care while staying close to the critical support of family and friends.
Texas Oncology has more than 175 locations throughout Texas and southeastern Oklahoma. Our network is not a single institution. It is the driving passion of more than 420 physicians collectively focused on treating cancer and blood disorders with leading-edge technology and innovative research no matter where you live. On average, we treat more than 50,000 new cancer patients each year, with documented growth year over year. Texas Oncology pioneered the concept of community-based, outpatient, multidisciplinary cancer centers. We give local communities access to leading-edge technology that was previously only available in larger metropolitan areas. Texas Breast Specialists and Texas Urology Specialists are a part of Texas Oncology. Texas Oncology is an affiliate of The U.S. Oncology Network, which is owned by McKesson Specialty Health, a division of McKesson Corporation.
The incumbent will be responsible for the following:
•Directs the operational performance and overall management of the Revenue Cycle Process at the state level.
•Implements and monitors adherence to company Reimbursement polices and procedures. Directly supervises all state business and business office staff, directs through site administrators, the business office management staff. Prepares budget and goals for Revenue Cycle.
•Directs, through site administrators and business office functions including insurance verification, patient registration, financial counseling, scheduling, charge entry and medical records.
•Provides feedback and works directly with site business office to develop and implement action plans for improving business related functions for practice sites. Works directly with sites to identify problem payors. Coordinates with sites and Managed Care to develop and implement action plans to resolve AR issues.
•Directs physician participation processes to ensure physicians are credentialed in a timely manner and front office is appraised on changes in participation.
•Will be directly responsible for managed care functions including strategy development, contract review, negotiation and administration, reporting and payor relations. Provides ongoing reports and feedback to the State Controller and Executive Director regarding overall AR management and business related functions at both CBO and practice locations.
•Participates in monthly practice operation meetings and Joint Policy Boards to provide data and feedback to physicians on business related functions and overall AR management. Prepares regular and ad-hoc reports for JBP and practice management use.
•Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Health Administration, or related discipline.
•Minimum ten years medical office management experience, including five years of prior supervisory experience. Additional experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.
•Experience successfully managing Accounts Receivable exceeding $50 million. Knowledge of CPT and diagnosis coding.
•Knowledge of federal and state laws and regulations governing medical collections. Knowledge of fiscal management and human resources management practices.
•Knowledge of organization policies and procedures.
•Knowledge of health care administration principals.
•Knowledge of insurance agency operating procedures and practices.
•Ability to communicate effectively regarding fiscal policies.
The vision of Texas Oncology is to be the first choice for cancer care. We have high standards for patient satisfaction and offer exceptional value in cancer care. We also strive to advance clinical research and develop innovative approaches to treatment of oncology and hematology disorders.