This is a key leadership position within Clinical Finance and Support Services [CFS] and reports to the Director CFS. Robust project management and continuous improvement efforts streamlining operational and system workflows to achieve efficiencies, cost savings, improve revenue, and respond quickly to changing organizational or regulatory requirements is essential in today's healthcare environment. This individual advises the Director of CFS in developing and prioritizing CFS's master project plan to ensure projects and initiatives that add the highest value to the organization are accurately ranked, optimizing the use of scarce project resources. The Project Manager facilitates the implementation of CFS's master project plan, which is comprised of complex, cross functional, and cross entity projects and improvement initiatives that are related to all aspects of ECUP's Revenue Cycle, which operates in a hybrid centralized and decentralized setting. This individual will apply Lean Six Sigma principles where appropriate and ensure projects are completed in time. This position works collaboratively with the CFS leadership team, clinical department leadership and subject matter experts, project depend also with Vidant IT teams and operational leaders of the affiliated Vidant Medical Center and Vidant Physician Group.
CLINICALSUPPORTPOSITION – NOTSUBJECT TO STATEHUMANRESOURCESACT.
The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center. Vidant Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.
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Bachelor’s degree and one year of experience related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 908920
Organizational Unit Overview:
Clinical Finance and Business Support Services/Group Practice Administration is responsible for the clinical and administrative oversight of the group practice for ECU Physicians. The practice is comprised of approximately 360 faculty physicians, 52 contracted providers and employs a diverse clinical support staff of more than 1,200 individuals, of which approximately 350 employees are working within revenue cycle operations The practice provide approximately 550,000 outpatient, 155,000 emergency room and 126,000 inpatient services annually to nearly 160,000 patients. Clinical Finance and Business Support Services reports to the ECU Physicians (ECUP) Executive Director and ECUP Chief Financial Officer to support key fiscal and operational components of the clinical practice and revenue cycle operations. These include direct management responsibility for staffing and operations in the centralized functions of the Central Billing Office (CBO) and oversight for decentralized activities. Centralized functions include: Payor Contracting and Evaluation, Regulatory Compliance and Credentialing; Computer System and Procedure Training; Insurance and Patient Billing, Follow-up and Collections; Cash Management of Professional Fee Revenue; Business Intelligence Services such a Reporting and Analytics; Coordinated Patient Access Support; and Contact Center Decentralized functions include: Registration, Referral Management, Pre-Service Financial Preparation; Service Identification and Reconciliation; Coding and Charge Entry; and Project Management and Process Improvement.
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