Compliance Audit Analyst - St. Louis, MO, Springfield, MO, North West

Mercy Health
24 Apr 2019
01 May 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

We don't believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

At Mercy, you'll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
This position is responsible for performing compliance audit functions as assigned. The position requires the ability to research, define and implement government regulations, guidance and instructions. These functions support the appropriate billing, reimbursement and general compliance with governmental regulations across Mercy. This position will work closely with multidisciplinary teams to provide support and facilitate compliant processes.

Because you're committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That's why you'll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

Education: Bachelor's degree or comparable work experience with emphasis in Business Office, Finance, Health Information Management, Nursing or related field. One to three years experience.

  1. Experience in billing and/or coding at a healthcare organization or physician practice. Awareness of coding requirements in one or more of these areas: MS DRG, APC, CPT, ICD, HCPCS2 is preferred.
  2. Experience in auditing and/or financial processes, health care operations.
  3. Certifications: Open to obtaining one or more healthcare coding certifications within 24 months.
  4. Other: Excellent organizational, analytical, teamwork and communication skills both verbal and written. Some travel may be required.

We'll Support You at Work and Home

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a "top 100 places to work." We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day–one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer–matched retirement funds for benefit eligible coworkers. We're proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

Compassion and professionalism go hand–in–hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

Company Description:

Transforming the Health of Our Communities.

Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2017 by Truven, an IBM Watson Health company, serves millions annually. Mercy includes 43 acute care and specialty (heart, children's, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, more than 700 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co–workers and more than 2,000 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.