This position is responsible for the overall managerial coordination of a large Specialty clinic or multiple smaller clinics. The Practice Administrator has the authority, accountability, and responsibility for the management of business operations within their area. Business operations include management of personnel, operating budget, and daily oversight of front office functions. The Practice Administrator works in collaboration with physicians and clinical leadership to ensure high-quality clinical operations. Facilitates an environment that promotes high patient care standards and implements strategies to ensure high customer satisfaction. Demonstrates sound judgment and appropriate decision making abilities that take into consideration appropriate policies and procedures. Thoroughly understands and monitors financial performance of the department.
Bachelors degree in business, management or healthcare administration preferred, related degree considered
Five years of experience as a medical office manager in a multi-provider practice
Must possess a basic understanding of general accounting principles
A solid understanding of coding and third party payors is required
Maturity to withstand pressure that may arise in relation to the public, physician, or administration
Maintain BLS as defined in area of practice
Internal Number: 38535
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