Ortho Colorado Hospital is this state's only specialty orthopedic surgical hospital. Created by physicians in partnership with Centura Health, Ortho Colorado integrates state-of-the-art technology and award-winning care into a 48-bed facility designed around the seven essential elements of true healing: nature, color, light, environment, security, way-finding and culture. Located on the recently-built St. Anthony Medical Campus in Denver's western suburb of Lakewood, Ortho Colorado is serviced by light rail transportation (for an easy commute) and surrounded by great dining, shopping, residential areas and easy access to nearby destinations like Red Rocks Amphitheatre, historic downtown Golden, and the beautiful town of Evergreen.
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 92642
Clinic/Department: 8722 ORTHOCOLO EXECUTIVE
Hospital: OrthoColorado Hospital
The senior financial executive of OrthoColorado is a part of the OCH senior management team, and provides financial leadership, analysis, and operational support to all levels of management. Will participate in the Centura Finance Council which has responsibility to set overall financial policies and procedures for Centura. Responsible for those accounting and finance functions delegated to the Entity. Provides site operational leadership at the senior level.
Education Requirements: (i.e., BSN, High School Diploma, GED)
A.B.S. (or equivalent) degree in accounting or finance; MBA required. CPPA is preferred
5 years of financial management experience in a hospital (or other type of healthcare entity as appropriate). Experience in an ortho specific specialty hospital is a plus! Ability to provide assistance, analysis, recommendations for improvement, budgeting assistance, and other educational assistance to Entity senior management and department directors. Hospital operations experience required.
License/Certifications: here (i.e., BLS, ACLS)
Position Duties (essential job functions, INCLUDE % OF TIME)
Participate as a member of the Centura Finance Council in the development of policies and procedures related to finance and accounting, and in helping the Council provide financial direction to Centura.
Participate in the monthly financial statement preparation process by accumulation of documentation to support monthly journal entries (using Centura established policies and procedures) for the following areas:
- Contractual allowances using the established format
- Bad debt allowances using the established format
- Analysis and transfer of construction-in-progress
- Non-system generated accruals
- Accruals for miscellaneous non-patient billings
Direct the preparation of the Entity operating and capital budgets and monitor performance against budget
Manage capital expenditure process & direct the required reporting. Maintain appropriate internal controls within Entity
Manage the admitting/patient registration, Health Information Services, and coding functions within the Entity, and insure that the Entity responsibilities within the billing and collection process are accurate and timely. Assist department managers in maintaining the Entity Charge Description Master, and insure that all policies and procedures related to pricing and billing are met in conjunction with the Centura Director of Revenue, Compliance and CDM. Direct the preparation bill/invoices and the collection of all facility-based, non-patient accounts receivable.
Support Entity management by analyzing operating performance, identifying improvement opportunities, and determining actions to be taken to meet performance targets.
*This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.