Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Financial Coordinator

Akron, Ohio
FINANCIAL COORDINATOR


Job Description

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.

OUR PROMISES

  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as we would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Shift Information: Day Job

Position Description: Responsible for coordinating all aspects of financial management of assigned departments. Provides financial support for strategic and tactical planning. Provides support in facilitating and assisting managers in the preparation of the annual operating and capital budgets. Monitoring of financial performance, achievement of goals and benchmarks, identifying variances, preparing and presenting analyses and reports to VP and management team. Monitors and facilitates revenue cycle activities including pricing, charge capture, revenue recognition and denial management. Provide recommendations for financial improvement. Facilitate and meaningfully participate in contingency planning and financial forecasting. Collaborates with other Financial Coordinators and the VP, Decision Support as required to ensure conformity and compliance with all aspects of financial management.

Bachelor’s Degree required with a major in Accounting, Finance or related field required. Minimum five(5) years experience in a healthcare required. MBA or CPA preferred Lean / Six Sigma Certification preferred. Knowledge of healthcare revenue cycle required. Working knowledge of personal computers and spreadsheet software, and financial reporting packages required. Proven ability in financial analysis and accounting methodologies required. Strong written and oral communication skills and problem solving skills required.

 

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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