Full Job Description
The Financial Analyst role in Financial Decision Support is responsible for the hospital data load interface of Parkview's decision support system. This includes daily loading of billing, demographic and financial transaction data from the hospital's patient accounting system into the decision support system, maintaining structure tables, scrubbing for errors and balancing to GL. This position also creates and runs reports out of various systems, primarily the DSS system but also other financial and clinical reporting systems. Reporting consists of a mix of ad-hoc and recurring (monthly/yearly) reports to satisfy data requests from other departments.
Minimum of 15 years of progressive financial accounting or analyst experience or a Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business or other quantitative field.
CPA a plus.
Strong Microsoft Excel and Access skills as well as Crystal Reports/Web Intelligence is desired. High attention to detail, problem-solving skills and an ability to look for patterns to aid in root cause analysis within complex datasets, as well as familiarity and experience with patient accounting/billing in a hospital setting are a plus. Clinical knowledge or a background with medical records/coding would also be considered a plus.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and demonstrate strong analytical and accounting skills.
Excellent skills in data (and database) gathering, organizing, analysis and communication to understand and interpret potential or existing problems.
Ability to understand the effects of financial activities and report to management in a financial statement or management reporting format.
Knowledge of third-party payer reimbursement, coding, and documentation requirements is helpful.
Ability to demonstrate proficiency with software programs including Excel, Word, General Ledger systems, and business intelligence software a must.
Highly accurate and analytical with a strong attention to detail and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Highly motivated and productive, a self-starter and results oriented, ability to work independently, willing to be led by others and demonstrate emerging leadership skills.
Location: Parkview Health · 10501 Corporate Dr
Schedule: Full Time Benefit Eligible, Days, Flexible: 6am-3pm, 7am-4pm, 8am-5pm