University of Washington School of Public Health
Practice Advisor - UW Physicians
Part-time position, 40 hours per week
This position is open to undergraduates.
Closing Date: February 18, 2019
Posted: January 18, 2019
The Practice Advisor works in collaboration with UWP’s key partners to provide practice analysis as it relates to member physicians’ practices and serves as the interface between the physicians and UWP’s medical center partners. The Practice Advisor will provide professional benchmarking, analysis, and performance management strategies as they relate to the members’ practices.
In addition, each Practice Advisor serves as the liaison between UWP and individual Clinical Departments. The Practice Advisor is expected to achieve high client satisfaction by building relationships with Clinical Departments that demonstrate a keen understanding of the specific business lines provided within the Department. S/he will monitor the revenue cycle performance of the Department, perform analysis to identify Departmental or individual provider performance or reimbursement trends, and address specific billing and collection questions and bring them to resolution. The Practice Advisor will coordinate with UWP operational departments to create new workflows, troubleshoot issues, and resolve inquires by the Departments.
- Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in business, mathematics, industrial engineering, health administration, or other relevant process oriented or analytical discipline. Equivalent combination of experience and at least two years post-secondary education may be considered.
- Master’s degree in Business or Health Administration, preferred.
- 5 years experience working with physician billing (i.e. coding, compliance, patient financial services) and/or medical clinic management. OR
- 2 years experience coupled with Masters Degree in Business or Health Administration.