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Sr. Financial Analyst Brownsville

  • Job ID 1705037408
  • Date posted 09/26/2017
  • Facility Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
The Sr. Financial Analyst will assist with the analysis of Third Party Payor allowances, and provide profitability analysis for various departments as well as market business segments. This key position will perform analysis of system wide reserve accounts with corresponding month end entries.  Within this role the Sr. Financial Analyst will be responsible for accumulating all data necessary to complete the Medicare Cost Report.
Sr. Financial Analyst Responsibilities:
  • Analyzes and provides interpretation of bottom line effect of proposed managed care contracts and changes in other governmental payor rules an regulations
  • Accumulates, sorts, and analyzes all data necessary to complete the Medicare Cost Report  Prepares and distributes summary reports weekly and monthly, to System’s management, focusing on payor performance  Performs, analyzes and completes ad-hoc reports as requested
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the System CFO, VP or Revenue Cycle or Valley Baptist Health System Director of Finance
  • Completes weekly bad debt projections for hospital CFO’s
  • Completes monthly journal entries and reconciliations of Accounts Receivable General Ledger
  • Assists in the preparation of monthly contractual packages for governmental payors
  • Completes the monthly contractual package for managed care payors
  • Provides analysis of contractual performance in relation to managed care payor contracts
  • Performs analysis to ensure the reasonableness of General Ledger reserve accounts as related to contractual allowance, charity write-offs and bad debts.
  • Performs month end accounting entries to properly account for these balances
Valley Baptist Medical Center — Brownsville (located at 1040 West Jefferson Street, Brownsville, TX) and have been providing comprehensive care services for the greater Brownsville community since 1923.  Brownsville offers comprehensive services including cardiovascular care, orthopedics, spine surgery, vascular surgery, women’s health, wound care, sleep center rehabilitation and many other programs to meet your healthcare needs. The hospital is designated as a Gold Plus and Target Stroke Elite Plus for stroke care by the American Heart Association. The hospital recently received “Best Hospital” and “Best Emergency Room in Brownsville,” “Best Diet Center,” 2015 Readers Choice Awards.  Valley Baptist has earned its fourth consecutive overall “A” in Patient Safety and Quality Care by The Leapfrog Group.

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with concentration in Accounting, Finance or Information Systems is Required
Master’s Degree in healthcare related field preferred
CPA Preferred
3 years’ experience in healthcare setting with significant involvement in Third Party contractual analysis, operational accounting and data manipulation Required
Medicare Cost Report experience preferred
Job:  Finance and Accounting
Primary Location:  Brownsville, Texas
Hospital Location:  Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
Job Type:  Full-time
Shift Type:  Days

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