Company :Allegheny Health Network
Job Description :
This job builds and maintains hospital, professional, and ASC contracts in Epic. Identifies underpaid accounts and articulates the source of the processing error to the payor.
- Provides support to senior analysts in building hospital, professional, and ASC contracts in Epic. (40%)
- Manages underpayment AR for assigned payors including successfully recovering on underpaid accounts. (25%)
- Collaborates with Revenue Cycle and Finance Teams on contract building and analysis requests. (25%)
- Provides assistance in performing analyses to support reimbursement impact analysis. (10%)
- Perform other duties as assigned or required.
- Associate's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Statistics, or Related Field
- Experience in finance, contracting, or data analysis
- Epic Expected Reimbursement Contracts Certification (Must receive with 6 months of hire)
- Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
- Ability to analyze and interpret various types of data including financial results, operational metrics, clinical outcomes, and other key datasets
- Ability to work with large quantities of detailed data and illuminate the higher-level strategic insights that can impact business operations and performance
- Ability to juggle multiple projects at once and manage time effectively, in order to meet established deadlines
- Strong oral and written communication skills
- Ability to independently make progress on key projects with support from supervisor or peer analysts
- Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Statistics, or Related Field
- Experience with hospital, physician, and ASC contracts
- Experience in healthcare
- R, Python, or other statistical/programming tools
- Knowledge of healthcare industry, particularly as it relates to hospitals or other providers reimbursement methodologies
- Clinical background or general understanding of hospital/physician practice operations
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Pay Range Minimum:$28.18
Pay Range Maximum:$43.80
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