Dignity Health Senior Financial Analyst in Pasadena, California

Overview

The purpose of Dignity Health Management Services Organization (Dignity Health MSO) is to build a system-wide integrated physician-centric, full-service management service organization structure. We offer a menu of management and business services that will leverage economies of scale across provider types and geographies and will lead the effort in developing Dignity Health’s Medicaid population health care management pathways. Dignity Health MSO is dedicated to providing quality managed care administrative and clinical services to medical groups, hospitals, health plans and employers with a business objective to excel in coordinating patient care in a manner that supports containing costs while continually improving quality of care and levels of service. Dignity Health MSO accomplishes this by capitalizing on industry-leading technology and integrated administrative systems powered by local human resources that put patient care first.

Dignity Health MSO offers an outstanding Total Rewards package that integrates competitive pay with a state-of-the-art, flexible Health & Welfare benefits package. Our cafeteria-style benefit program gives employees the ability to choose the benefits they want from a variety of options, including medical, dental and vision plans, for the employee and their dependents, Health Spending Account (HSA), Life Insurance and Long Term Disability. We also offer a 401k retirement plan with a generous employer-match. Other benefits include Paid Time Off and Sick Leave.

Responsibilities

This position will support the Southern California Service Area for DHMSO. Primary office location will be in Pasadena, CA.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Supports Dignity Health MSO Financial department. Work as liaison within the market assigned, providing analytic to drive decision making. Works independently to analyze performance data and metrics to identify trends and root cause for gaps. Creates clean data extracts for data analysts within and outside of the finance team to use for analysis. Communicates complex data/information in an understandable and compelling manner to a variety of end users at many levels of the organization.

PRINCIPLES DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Understands how to present data in a meaningful way and has the ability to pull data from disparate data sources to create meaningful analyses for end users. Reports, extracts, segments, summarizes and analyzes financial data. Creates clear and meaningful graphs, charts and other visualizations. Researches and recommends targets for key metrics and performance indicators using external benchmarks and internal data.

  • Cleans data and creates metrics based on customer specifications, company or national standards. Independently creates analytical products based on business/financial requirements. Some knowledge in basic statistical analyses or predictive modelling.

  • Communicates results of financial analyses to customers in a clear and compelling manner, using written, verbal, and other mediums. Collaborates with other team members and customers to understand the operational needs and documentation practices and makes improvement recommendations. Gathers business requirements for financial analytics projects and products with minimal direction and oversight.

  • Participates in high level projects as a data or analytic subject matter expert. Mentors and advises others in understanding source and meaning of data to create effective analyses.

COMPETENCIES:

Leading Through Mission, Vision & Values: Keeping the organization’s mission, vision and values at the forefront of associate decision making and action.

Patient/Customer Focus: Ensuring that the customer perspective is a driving force behind our actions and business decisions; crafting and implementing service practices that meet the needs of the organization, also includes internal and external customers.

Technical Competence: Demonstrates breadth and/or depth of professional/technical skills and capabilities required for position; shares knowledge; sets or contributes to the Company’s direction within area of expertise.

Taking Ownership: Knowledge of the current situation or issue at hand; ability to take full personal responsibility or ownership for assignments, activities, decisions and results.

Interpersonal Relationships: Knowledge of the techniques and the ability to work with a variety of individuals and groups in a constructive and collaborative manner.

Accuracy and Attention to Detail: Understanding of the necessity and value of accuracy and attention to detail; ability to process information with high levels of accuracy.

Analytical Thinking: Knowledge of techniques and tools that promote effective analysis and the ability to meet the customer needs. Design reports that are easy to use.

Business Analytics: Knowledge of technologies, techniques and practices for the evaluation of business and financial performance data; ability to analyze financial date to help justify and drive future business planning decisions.

Effective Communications: Understanding of effective communication concepts, tools and techniques; ability to effectively transmit, receive, and accurately interpret ideas, information, and needs through the application of appropriate communication behaviors.

Managing Multiple Priorities: Knowledge of effective self-management practices and ability to manage multiple concurrent objectives, projects, groups, or activities, making effective judgments as to prioritizing and time allocation.

Qualifications

  • Experience: Minimum three (3) years of experience working in Healthcare finance, understanding of claims, Capitation, Medicare/Medicaid, FFS, Out of Network and Risk Pool Reporting Experience. Presentation skills, and comfort with communicating with all levels within the organization.

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in, Finance / Accounting, Business, Healthcare, or other related field or a combination of education and/or additional job related experience.

  • Licensure:None specified.

  • Special Skills: Proficiency in Excel, Access, and some data programming software such as SQL, SAS, or R.

  • Training: None specified.

Compliance Statement: Incumbents in this position shall comply with all applicable laws and rules including the Dignity Health Standards of Conduct and Dignity Health policies and procedures that apply to his/her job responsibilities, seek guidance when in doubt, promptly report any potential or suspected violation of Dignity Health Standards of Conduct, Dignity Health policy or procedure or applicable laws/regulations and when requested, assist Dignity Health personnel in investigating all allegations of violation. When called upon, the incumbent shall assist in risk evaluation and work collaboratively with facility/entity leaders to implement, monitor and mitigate risk corrective plans outlined by the Compliance program.

Summary of Essential Cognitive Functions: Ability to comprehend and follow instructions; maintain attention and concentration for necessary periods; synthesize, coordinate, and analyze data, perform simple and repetitive tasks; maintain a work pace appropriate to given work load; perform complex and varied tasks; relate to other people beyond giving and receiving instructions; get along with co-workers and peers; understand the meaning of words and how to use them appropriately and effectively; understand and remember detailed instructions; make independent decisions or exercise judgment based on appropriate information; accept and carry out responsibility for direction, control and planning.

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Job ID 2018-54369

Employment Type Full Time

Department Finance

Hours / Pay Period 80

Facility Dignity Health Management Services Organization

Shift Day

Location Pasadena

State/Province CA

Standard Hours Mon-Fri (8-5 PM)

Work Schedule 8 Hour