Director Reimbursement

Duluth, MN
Dec 27, 2012
Jan 26, 2013
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

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Find your calling.  Essentia Health seeks employees who embrace our commitment to patient-and family-centered care in communities both large and small.  We’re looking for people who are committed to making patients and their families feel known and understood.  People who understand what it means to be Here with you.  People who are willing to use their strengths to help others.


Director Reimbursement

Essentia Health has an exciting opening for a Director Reimbursement. Under general direction, manages and performs oversight to assure Essentia Health facilities receive appropriate reimbursement from third party payers including Medicare, Medicaid and commercial payers.  Responsibilities include development of processes to meet filing requirements of Medicare and other regulated health plans; analyzing and providing recommendations to Senior Leadership on current and/or proposed reimbursement enhancements; assuring proper financial reporting of reimbursements for accurate revenue recognition and input into preparation of financial forecasts; monthly allowance calculation, setting budgeted allowance amounts and researching and maintaining up-to-date knowledge of regulatory and other information related to reimbursement.  Requires excellent interpersonal, communication and customer service skills to establish and maintain positive and productive relationships with patients, coworkers and others.

QUALIFICATIONS (minimum requirements)
Education and/or years experience required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • Over five years experience including experience with third party payer reimbursement.

Essentia Health offers competitive salary and benefits that include medical, dental, life insurance, long term disability, flex spending accounts, retirement plans, paid time off, and continuing education including tuition reimbursement.

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We are called to make a healthy difference in people’s lives.