Director of Central Billing Office - Clinics

  • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
  • Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Apr 02, 2021

Job Description

Director of Central Billing Office - Clinics: Reports to the VP of Finance/CFO providing leadership and 24 hour responsibility and accountability for the successful operation of the Central Billing Office for the Clinics and its employees. Participates as a member of the hospital's management team in planning, policy formulation and administrative decision making  with particular reference to the role, functions and operation of the unit/department/service.  Is a steward of the hospital's mission and service excellence program.


Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Business or other related field.  3 - 5 yrs.of managerial experience in a hospital or clinic business office setting. Excel, Access, Word, etc. Knowledge of McKesson (Paragon) systems and credit and collection practices. Position Requirements: Develops, implements and enforces policies and procedures that support the Hospital and Clinics mission, goals and objectives. Develops annual departmental budget and operates within budgetary guidelines. Recommends and ensures appropriate staffing levels and allocates resources according to priorities. Generates creative solutions and attention to detail. Identified an resolves problems in a timely manner. Gathers and analyzes information skillfully and develops alternative solutions.  Balances team and individual responsibilities. Writes clearly and informatively. Exhibits confidence in self and others. Treats everyone with respect. Keeps commitments and demonstrates integrity and ethical behavior. Exhibits sound and accurate judgement in decision making Seeks increased responsibilities and opportunities. Demonstrates persistence and follow through even when faced with adversity or challenges. Ensures that staff complies with mandatory education, licensure requirements, mandatory health requirements, etc.  Sets clear performance expectations and holds people accountable.

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