Manages, monitors, and maintains effective department operations of the Business Office. Provide operational support to the organization by assisting in formulating and administering approved general accounting practices for Friend Community Healthcare System in accordance with the philosophy, goals and objectives of the facility.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
Manages all aspects of the Business Office and Health Information operations effectively and efficiently.
Coordinates various activities for the Business Office and Health Information under the direction of the CEO.
Provides direct assistant to the CEO.
Audits current system policies and processes to ensure compliance.
Review for accuracy of charges, payments, discounts, and proper authorization.
Performs month end and year end closes on system for Accounts Receivable.
Performs processing of Accounts Receivable transactions to ensure that finances are maintained in an effective, up to date and accurate manner.
Acts as a financial liaison/advisor to various departments within the organization.
Identifies opportunities for process improvements and enhanced efficiencies in the revenue cycle processes.
Participates in strategic planning for the organization in relation to building and maintaining financial programs that support the organization’s mission, vision, and values.
Manages and performs employee relations functions effectively to promote a positive work environment, influence retention and enhance communication.
Recruits and develops a qualified and productive workforce.
Ensures proper and timely payments are made by Payors.
Complies with the state and federal regulatory requirements related to the performance of FCHS’s operations and requirements of FCHS’s Compliance Program
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelors Degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or related field
Minimum two years of financial experience with day-to-day operations in a medical facility
Minimum of one year experience in a management position
Understands healthcare finance reports and financial statements
Previous employment in hospital Patient Accounts
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About Friend Community Healthcare System
Friend Community Healthcare System is a Critical Access Hospital located in Friend, NE providing excellent healthcare to our community through our medical clinic and hospital.