Avera serves South Dakota and surrounding areas of Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska and North Dakota through six regional centers in Aberdeen, Mitchell, Pierre, Sioux Falls and Yankton, SD, and Marshall, MN. We serve through 33 hospitals, 208 primary and specialty care clinics, 40 senior living facilities in addition to home care and hospice, sports and wellness facilities, home medical equipment outlets and more.
Avera is guided by Gospel values of compassion, hospitality and stewardship. Avera’s 16,000 employees are encouraged to live out the mission and values, each and every day, in every patient encounter.
The Charge Description Master (CDM) Analyst is responsible for performing complex duties that must bridge an understanding of coding, finance, payer contracting and departmental functions. This position is responsible for the integrity of the Avera Health CDM including compliance with governmental and 3rd party payer billing regulations. This position will engage with multiple departments to assure the CDM is accurate and fully integrated with all related Information Systems (MEDITECH ) resulting in proper billing and reimbursement for both Prospective Payment (OPPS) and Critical Access (CAH) facilities.
Three years of HIM or finance experience is required.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office products is required.
This position requires a valid driver’s license and that the employee is insurable by the Avera Health automobile liability insurance carrier.
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university in HIM, Business, Healthcare Administration or related field is preferred.
Prior knowledge and use of Chargemaster, and MEDITECH Information System is preferred.
Familiarity with Medicare regulations and other payer guidelines preferred.
Avera Health offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Further information will be shared during the interview process.
Please apply online at www.avera.org/careers
Search requisition #1704686