Senior Financial Analyst, Acute Episodes and Bundled Payment Contracting
Reporting to the Associate Director of Finance Decision Support and Analytics, the Senior Financial Analyst, Acute Episodes and Bundled Payment Contracting will provide dedicated financial and utilization analysis to support Acute Episodes and Bundled Payment Contracting for Vanderbilt University Medical Center. The Senior Financial Analyst will maintain a system-wide role that will provide services covering all Vanderbilt hospitals, clinics and physician practices. Key to this position is performing include trend analysis, forecasting, marginal impact analysis, variability measurement and "what-if" modeling. The Senior Financial Analyst will collaborate with various support teams within MCFinance with a specific focus on enabling sound data driven business decisions to more effectively support our patients, clinicians, and administration. To be successful, the Senior Financial Analyst understands the institutional mission and vision and applies advanced understanding of complex revenue analyses to forecast financial performance and validate payer reconciliations, starting with Medicare and Tenncare in accordance with GAAP, appropriate regulations, and medical center policies and procedures.
Bachelor's Degree in Accountancy or Business Administration or Health Care Management
Minimum of 3-4 years' relevant experience working in an academic teaching hospital or similar healthcare environment
Excellent communication in both written and oral form
Advanced Excel user with report writer capabilities and technical data mining skills
Intermediate PowerPoint and Word experience
Comprehensive understanding and working knowledge of Vanderbilt University Medical Center systems
Familiarity working with physicians and clinicians
Process improvement and project management knowledge (LEAN, PDSA, 6 Sigma, PMP)
Experience with Allscripts EPSi and healthcare cost accounting is strongly preferred
Experience with Tableau or other business intelligence tools is strongly preferred
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is home to Vanderbilt University Hospital, The Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital and the Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital. These hospitals experienced more than 61,000 inpatient admissions during fiscal year 2015. Vanderbilt’s adult and pediatric clinics treated nearly 2 million patients during this same period. Vanderbilt University Hospital and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are recognized again this year by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals as among the nation’s best with 18 nationally ranked specialties. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is world renowned because of the innovation, work ethic and collegiality of its employees. From our health care advances to our compassionate care, Vanderbilt owes its accomplishments and reputation to staff and faculty who bring skill and drive and innovation to the medical center day after day. World-leading academic departments and comprehensive centers of excellence pursue scientific discoveries and transformational educational and clinical advances across the entire spectrum of health and disease.As t...he largest employer in middle Tennessee, we welcome those who are interested in ongoing development in a caring, culturally sensitive and professional atmosphere. Most of us spend so much of our lives at work, we want to be part of maintaining a workplace in which people support one another and encourage reaching for excellence. Many high-achieving employees stay at Vanderbilt because of the professional growth they experience and because of their appreciation of Vanderbilt’s benefits, public events and discussions, athletic opportunities, beautiful setting and, above all, sense of community and purpose.Vanderbilt and its employees share a set of mutual expectations that have been created with productivity, legality, fairness and safety always in mind. We believe that our investment in training and compensating employees multiplies in value when we enable individuals to deliver their best performance for the benefit of us all.