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Category: Management
Facility: Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland
Department: Patient Accounting
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day Shift
Hours: 40 hours/week, 8:30 -5:00 pm
FTE: 1.00000
Job Details: Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
5 Years of Experience Required

Job Summary:
The primary role is to coordinate the Utilization Management and Financial Counselors activities to insure a payor source is identified prior to or within 24 hours of an admission.  The role includes ensuring accuracy of financial information and clinical information is communicated to the appropriate payors to insure all services provided are reimbursed. 

Position Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in business, health care administration or other related field or equivalent combination of education and related work experience.
Experience: Five years in Healthcare management with a minimum of two years supervisory experience preferably in a hospital setting, preferably Utilization Management, Financial Counseling or related field.
Knowledge/Skills: In-depth knowledge of the current insurance world, preferably as it relates to Hospital Admissions.  This should include extensive understanding of MediCal, California Children’s Services, Managed Care, MediCal Managed Care and other payor classifications. A strong self starter with the ability to prioritize in a fast pasted environment. Excellent Medical terminology. Typing, 50 wpm.

Physical Requirements:
Sit: Up to 8 hours/day
Stand/Walk: 3-6 hours
Bend/Stoop: Up to 3 hours
Reach: Up to 3 hours
Rep Use of UE/Grasp: Up to 8 hrs
Lift/Push/Pull: 15 lbs
This job requires the ability to hear alarms clients and/or instruction. The ability to see accurately from 20 inches to 20-ft. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function of this position.

HR Use Only: MON
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.

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