HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Staff Accountant III in Foster City, California

Pacific Partners Management Services (PPMSI) is a managed services organization formed in 1997 with administrative offices located in Foster City, CA. We provide services to IPAs in the Santa Clara and Monterey Bay areas. Our managed care and ACO services support approximately 1,600 independent physicians and include executive management, full financial services, utilization management, quality improvement, credentialing, contracting, claims processing and provider and member network services.

PPMSI is part of HCA Physician Services Group (PSG), the physician and practice management solution for the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). PSG operates more than 1000 practices, Urgent Care Facilities, and partners with HCA’s 175 hospitals to structure employed provider programs, professional service agreements, and joint ventures that offer the communities we serve high quality, cost effective care. We manage a collection of highly motivated and innovative leaders who are committed to excellence in every aspect of their career. We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary and growth opportunities. Join our team and share your skills and talents with the nation’s largest private provider of healthcare services.

Reporting to the Controller, the Staff Accountant III performs detailed accounting functions, financial analysis, and provides various general accounting services for the financial operations of the organization. Reconcile accounts, prepare budgets, maintain budget to actual reports and support Controller with related accounting duties.

*Additional duties: * * Assists with monthly financial cycle performing account reconciliations, adjusting journal entries, variance analysis, and financial statement preparation. Performs accounting under general supervision. * Responsible for various healthplan processes including capitation revenue, expense, fee for service claims expense, membership and IBNR. Responsible to monitor receipt, reconciliation, and analysis of above processes per each healthplan contract. * Prepares budget to actual variance reports and analyzes variances for each company and department. * Produce standard and ad-hoc reporting to analyze trends for the statement of operations and the balance sheet. * Participate in the preparation of audit schedules and prepare other required backup for annual and regulatory audits. * Identify and implement process improvements with emphasis on streamlining processes, budget load and cash management. * Filing and maintenance of financial and corporate documents in compliance with legal requirements. * Provide a high level of customer service within finance and to other business partners in conjunction with strong written and verbal communication skills. * Perform other accounting and finance related projects as needed.

Knowledge, skills and abilities: * Must have knowledge of generally accepted accounting practices and principles. * Must have ability to operate financial software such as Sage100, Microsoft Excel, MS Office Suite, Adobe, or other programs in an integrated computer environment. * Possess strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills utilizing utmost discretion with sensitive and confidential information. * Must have ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment with minimal guidance or supervision, including the ability to make decisions about applications of policies and procedures to work, organize time and set priorities to meet established deadlines and to shift priorities and workload frequently to accommodate new and/or urgent tasks. * Must have ability to demonstrate and maintain a professional demeanor during interaction with a wide variety of personalities in demanding situations. * Must have ability to demonstrate and maintain cooperative working relationships with staff, physicians and administration, and work effectively as a team. Education: * Bachelor Degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university, Accounting is preferred. * CPA is a plus. *Experience: * * At least 2 years’ experience in accounting role with increasing responsibilities and demonstrated ability to work with minimal direction. * Experience with Excel and Access is highly desired. We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe deeply in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits package allows you to select the options that best meet the needs of you and your family. Benefits include 401k, paid time off medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, and employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity. Don't wait, apply today!

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Job: *Finance Acctg Billing Claims & Revenue

Title: Staff Accountant III

Location: California-Foster City-PPMSI

Requisition ID: 24614-70961 CORP