REIMBURSEMENT ANALYST This is a full-time, exempt/salary position on UCHealth's Government Reimbursement team based in Denver, CO. Prepares, completes, and files federal and state third party cost reports and statistical data. Responds to government audits related to the cost reports and other data submitted. Maintains Third Party government payer reserves.
Job Duties * Completes the Medicare Cost Report for assigned hospital(s). Plans, prepares and oversees the succeeding third party cost report audit. * Compiles and submits requested data for the state UCR (Uniform Cost Report), and data required for other state payments. Responds to requests from the State and their auditors related to the data submitted, and validates the accuracy of the resulting payments. * Maintains third-party reserves including analyzing cost, computing reimbursement, comparing actual and estimated amounts and the impact of any audit adjustments for hospital finance. Identifies Tentative and Final Settlements and works with Financial Services to ensure accurate postings. * Maintains timely awareness, knowledge, and understanding of the impact of operation and regulatory changes on the Medicare Cost Report. Uses up-to-date knowledge to assist with third party budget numbers.
Requirements * Bachelor's Degree * 1 year of Accounting experience
Preferred * Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance * Reimbursement experience in a healthcare environment
This position's pay range starts at: $27.61/hour. An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon organizational and individual performance.
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Internal Number: 27473
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