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Patient Financial Services Manager - Hospital Government Billing Job
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PeaceHealth | Vancouver, WA
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Job Description

Req ID: 144086

PeaceHealth is hiring for a Manager of Patient Financial Services!

Do you enjoy and have a talent for…

  • Managing patient financial services and activities for positive results shown in costs, methods, and staffing
  • Developing goals designed to strategically enhance department performance
  • Inspiring performance to exceed best practice standards by utilizing metrics, data, and analytics
  • Achieving financial performance targets while collaborating with leadership across an organization

Based in the beautiful Portland metro-area, our PeaceHealth Services Center is actively recruiting a Manager of Patient Financial Services. A leader in the Patient Financial Services Department, our ideal candidate will oversee the coordinating efforts of the department while responsible for its results. As a collaborative team member, they will ensure maximum cashflow all while maintaining a positive patient and physician experience for their assigned revenue cycle department.  

A successful Manager of Patient Financial Services candidate must have the following qualifications…

  • Five years’ revenue cycle experience within hospital or health system setting
  • Two years’ leadership experience
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • HFMA, MGMA, or AHIMA certification preferred
  • Epic certification in one or more hospital claims processes preferred
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding for accounting and financial reporting policies and procedures in hospital or clinic environment
  • Experience with system analysis, requirements, design, and process improvement

Interested? For a complete job description and to submit your application, visit us at jobs.peacehealth.org and search Job ID# 144086 today!

1. Responsible for directing and coordinating the overall functions related to assigned revenue cycle department to ensure maximization of cash flow while improving patient, physician, and patient experience.
2. Plans, organizes and directs department activities.  Develops goals and objectives.  Reviews department performance and effect changes as needed to improve services, and compliance to regulatory requirements.
3. Motivate, facilitate, mentor and coach teams to deliver high quality, cost effective services.  Support leadership in the implementation and sustainment of the performance management program which consists of adhering to job priorities, productivity, and quality standards.
4. Develops continuous education and training programs for the career development of staff. 
5. Recommends selection of caregivers. Monitors and evaluates performance and accountability of staff.  Evaluates competence and initiates performance improvement plans to develop caregivers.  Provides meaningful and constructive feedback. Coordinates the use of Corrective Action Plans for benchmark outliers.
6. Utilizes metrics, data and analytics to measure and deliver performance that meet or exceed best practice national benchmarks in the management of functional area.
7. Manages the preparation and recommendations of the department budget.  Evaluate and justify equipment and supply needs.  Projects the department’s growth and needs for future planning.  Maintains complete and accurate documentation of monthly expenditures for FYI budget.
8. Monitors production statistics and performs assigned audit to assure billing accuracy, timeliness and compliance to the billing standards. 
9. Responsible for coordinating performance standards with PeaceHealth benchmarks established by the system team.
10. Works with leadership to assist in the development of policies, procedures, and enhancements to the delivery of services and operations of the department.
11. Performs other duties as assigned.


EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree required or a combination of education and professional experience that provides the incumbent with the requisite knowledge, skills and ability to successfully perform the job.

• Minimum of 5 years revenue cycle experience within a hospital or health system setting.
• Minimum of 2 years of leadership experience required.
• Demonstrated knowledge of Epic preferred.

• HFMA, MGMA or AHIMA certification desirable.
• Epic certification in one or more hospital claims processes preferred.

• Ability to deliver financial results for areas of accountability.
• Thorough knowledge and understanding of accounting and financial reporting policies and procedures in a hospital or clinic environment.
• Knowledge of current applications and trends in information technology.
• Demonstrated knowledge and experience of relevant systems.
• Experience with system analysis, requirements, design, configuration, testing, deployment and process/quality improvement.
• Must have working knowledge of EMR and Revenue Cycle tools.
• Must be detail oriented and well organized.
• Proven team leadership skills.
• Effective communication skills, both oral and written.
• Proficient computer skills including MS Office applications.

Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.

We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Vancouver, WA community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers.

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!

Questions? Review our Employment FAQ or email Recruitment@peacehealth.org. Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.

Location: Vancouver, WA, Shared Services Center (802)
Job Category:  Accounting/Finance/Revenue Cycle; Management/Executives
Shift:  Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 1.0
Work Type:  Full Time
Hourly compensation starts at: $29.38, more depending on experience
Required Certifications/Licensure: 

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.


Posting Notes: Vancouver, WA || Accounting/Finance/Revenue Cycle; Management/Executives || Full Time || PATIENT ACCOUNTING


About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit health care system sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace, with services in Washington, Oregon and Alaska. PeaceHealth's rigorous pursuit of exceptional medicine springs from its mission, values, and commitment to provide healing and compassionate care to patients and families.