Job Summary The primary purpose of the Revenue Cycle Quality Initiatives Coordinator position is to provide project management functions applicable to the Harris Health System's Revenue Cycle as it relates to current and future quality-based payment impacts. The Revenue Cycle Quality Initiatives Project Manager will plan, execute, and finalize projects according to deadlines and within budgets. Duties will include coordinating the efforts of the Hospital Acquired Conditions/Potentially Preventable Complications steering committee with vendors, contractors, and/or consultants in addition to internal departments including, but not limited to Coding, IT, Quality, HIM, Decision Support, Systems Integration, Finance/Reporting, and CDI. The Project Manager will also define the projects' objectives and oversee quality control throughout the projects' life cycles.
License & Certifications: NAHQ CPHQ credential required within two years of employment
Work Experience: Two (2) years of coding education and/or coding or clinical experience required. Formal coding education and/or coding or clinical experience required. Experience with quality-based programs with revenue cycle-based impacts preferred (HAC, PPC, PSI, PPR, Readmission Reduction Program, etc.).
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact), Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking), Writing/Composing: Correspondence/Reports
Proficiencies: MS Word, MS Excel, P.C.
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: Analytical, Design, Medical Terms, Research, Statistical, Anatomy and Physiology
Work Schedule: Weekends, Holidays, Flexible, Telecommute
Equipment Operated: EPIC electronic medical record, 3M Encoder, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Project, Outlook, Visio)
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.