UT Health East Texas
Financial Analyst
Full-time
UT Health East Texas
UT Health East Texas
2000 S. Palestine
75751 Athens , TX
Job Description: 

Responsible for preparation and maintenance of accurate accounting records using established policies and procedures in order to properly reflect the operating results of assigned entities.  Subject to overtime as required by department.

Hours/Days of Work: 

8:00 - 5:00

Responsibilities Include: 
1. Create and maintain accurate accounting and/or statistical records using available information in order to properly state the financial position of assigned entities of significant size, complexity and activity.     
 
2.  Performs daily, weekly, monthly and annual analyses and reviews using generally accepted accounting principles to verify that the activities of the accounting (services) department are being recorded correctly.
 
3. Assist hospital departments to analyze cost and profitably of current and possible product lines.
 
4.  Works with reimbursement personnel to prepare Medicare, Medicaid, and Champus cost reports to obtain proper reimbursement for the hospitals.  Reviews workpapers, analysis, and cost reports for accuracy, reimbursement improvement, and issues.  Works with system personnel to have appropriate information and documentation for each report filed.  Files all third party cost reports by intermediary‚Äôs deadline.
 
5. Identify and investigate process problems by identifying errors and issues which result in inaccurate accounting records and develop recommendations for their correction.
 
6.  Performs related accountabilities/responsibilities as required or directed.
 
7.   Provides good customer service by utilizing good communication skills and technical knowledge to ensure UT Health East Texas and departmental objectives are maintained.
Education/Experience: 
Bachelors Degree in Accounting or equivalent experience.
 
1-3 years experience in an accounting environment.