Revenue Cycle Integrity
Port Townsend, WA, USA
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Full-Time RCI Analyst
Jefferson Healthcare, Port Townsend, WA
Jefferson Healthcare (www.jeffersonhealthcare.org) is looking for Full-Time RCI Analyst to join our RCI Team - as soon as possible! This is a unique opportunity to join a team that is committed to providing the best quality of care in a community setting. We love where we work and we are excited to introduce it to you! **Please apply at jeffersonhealthcare.org/healthcare-careers with a current resume and cover letter for full consideration.*
RCI Analyst - GENERAL POSITION SUMMARY:
Responsible for or the development and implementation of effective charge-master (CDM) review, pricing review, revenue capture, education and training programs. Responsible to ensure integrity of assigned facility and clinic CDM's. Provides reporting and analysis that promotes Revenue Integrity objectives.
RCI Analyst - ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:
Actively participates in staff meetings and decision making in respect to Hospital and clinic revenue cycle
Assists the Supervisor Revenue Cycle Integrity or the Director of Patient Financial Services with department specific tasks as requested (i.e. Medicare Chart audits, marketing, etc.)
Shares concerns and ideas with Supervisor Revenue Cycle Integrity or Director of Patient Financial Services and/or other staff for the purpose of improving department, Hospital, clinic, and patient outcomes
Responds to, resolves, and helps prevent revenue cycle issues causing claim denial for Hospital and clinic revenue cycle
Provides revenue cycle explanation information to JHC staff or patients as appropriate
Responds to patient and JHC staff inquiries concerning revenue cycle integrity
Works interdependently with assigned departments at JHC to minimize revenue cycle integrity issues
Provide educative services to assigned clinical departments and financial departments relative to charge code and CDM maintenance and regulatory and compliance rules
Utilize data mining tools to ensure integrity of assigned facility Charge Description Master (CDM's) and appropriate charge usage of the CDMs
Responsible to use data tools to evaluate the accuracy of charge code usage
RCI Analyst - SECONDARY FUNCTIONS:
Facilitate utilization review
Liaison with HUCs
Audit medical notes
Other duties as assigned
RCI Analyst - EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
High school graduate or GED equivalent required, Bachelors degree preferred
2 years of experience in either CPT/diagnosis coding or related Patient Financial Services function preferred
Required functional understanding of ancillary department operations for the facility
Ability to write and be verbally fluent in medical terminology preferred
Required to stay abreast of industry standards and trends
Strongly Preferred experience: EPIC experience, 3-5 years registration and ADT background, Bachelor's degree, 2-3 years of RCI experience.
Who We Are
Jefferson Healthcare is one of the Top Employers on the beautiful Olympic Peninsula and in close proximity to Seattle, Victoria, BC and Vancouver. We are a DNV accredited, 5 Star rated 25-bed Critical Access Hospital with six rural health clinics and a wide scope of specialty services; we provide exceptional care for more than 25,000 residents of East Jefferson County. We have numerous accreditations and awards and are recognized as Achieving Best Care by the Washington State Hospital Association.
Port Townsend has been named as one of the coolest small towns in America ... with good reason. There are festivals almost every weekend, endless recreational/hiking/skiing/sailing activities, great places to eat, and a strong and vibrant community feel. National Geographic calls Port Townsend "one of the most sophisticated places west of Seattle" and we continue to receive awards year after year, such as 50 Safest Cities in Washington (Safewise.com), and 16 Best Places to Live in the US in 2015 (nearby Port Angeles by Outdoors Magazine). Come check us out!
Full-Time, 1.0 FTE. Shifts expected to be day shifts. Days may vary. 8-hour shifts expected. Position will remain open until filled.