This position is responsible for providing professional business management and financial administration of a physician practice. Must demonstrate an extensive working knowledge of and familiarity with all applications associated with managing a health care center. Responsible for daily management of one physician practice usually consisting of 1-2 providers and up to 4-6 FTEs.
Associates degree in Business Administration or related field required is required. Bachelor's degree is preferred. 5 years of management experience as a substitute in lieu of education. 1-4 years of experience in a supervisory position within a medical practice.
Demonstrated leadership skills (decision making, problem-solving, delegation, prioritizing) and supervisory experience are required. Competent in healthcare administration, clinic philosophy and policies and operating procedures are required. Demonstrated leadership skills (decision making, problem-solving, delegation, prioritizing) and supervisory experience are required. Effective communication and prioritization of provider issues. Competent in financial reimbursement, billing and collections, CPT, ICD9 and HCPCS coding and medical group operations, as well as managed care concepts. Ability to recognize and communicate variances in key practice indicators. Must be computer literate and have strong organizational skills
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.