Vice President of Patient Financial Services and Vice President of Patient Access

Company Name: Carle Health System
Job Location: Urbana, IL
Job Position Type: Full Time

Job Description:
Carle Health, located in Urbana, Illinois, seeks two dynamic, innovative, and metric-driven executives to serve as Vice President, Patient Access and Vice President, Patient Financial Services.

Both roles offer exceptional opportunities to have a significant impact and become a member of an innovative team at one of the nation’s most respected fully integrated health systems. Carle Health prides itself as a national leader while maintaining a central role in the community, providing an outstanding level of care with the use of clinical information technology to improve the quality and safety of care.

Carle Health is an integrated system of healthcare services, which includes a five-hospital system, multi-specialty physician groups, as well as Carle Illinois College of Medicine and the Stephens Family Clinical Research Institute. The system consists of five hospitals with 827 beds, multi-specialty physician group practices with more than 1,000 doctors and advanced practice providers, and health plans, including FirstCarolinaCare and Health Alliance.

The Vice President, Patient Access will provide enterprise leadership for patient and customer services encompassing patient access. The successful candidate will have ten or more years of demonstrated success in progressive patient access leadership roles as part of a complex and integrated health system that includes physician groups and hospitals. Advanced certifications are required, and a Master’s degree in a relevant discipline is preferred. Experience and knowledge of clinical operations are essential, and experience and/or certification with revenue cycle in an EPIC environment are preferred.

The Vice President, Patient Financial Services will manage and facilitate the business office’s revenue cycle and related functions. This leader will be responsible for monitoring and managing staff adherence to national and payer-specific claims processing regulations and is responsible for the oversight, optimization and day-to-day operation to ensure the department maximizes cash flow and minimizes bad debt.

Ideal candidates for both positions will be technically strong but also able to think strategically, develop a vision for the future, and be a part of building a high-caliber revenue cycle organization.

Inquiries, nominations and applications are invited. Please direct all application materials to Sarah Zielke or Katie Mazzuckelli via the WittKieffer Candidate Portal.

For the Vice President, Patient Access, connect to the WK candidate portal here:
https://apptrkr.com/3611351

For the Vice President, Patient Financial Services role, connect to the WK candidate portal here.
https://candidateportal.wittkieffer.com/description?jobID=24236

Carle values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

Qualifications:
Ideal candidates for both positions will be technically strong but also able to think strategically, develop a vision for the future, and be a part of building a high-caliber revenue cycle organization.

Application Link: https://apptrkr.com/3611351