HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Ethics and Compliance Officer in West Palm Beach, Florida

Ethics and Compliance Officer, Days, Full-time JFK Medical Center North Campus and Florida Outpatient Imaging West Palm Beach, FL

*Facility Description:

One family. Same exceptional care with access to a larger network of services. West Palm Hospital is now JFK Medical Center North Campus, an extension of your trusted JFK Medical Center family. By expanding our footprint, we are proud to offer you the best in comprehensive services and care.

Located in the heart of West Palm Beach, JFK North Campus is a 245-bed acute care facility with over 40 years’ experience in providing the highest quality of care to our community. Conveniently located right off I-95, and equipped with large private rooms, soothing environments and technologically advanced medical equipment, our comprehensive service offering not only establishes JFK North Campus as a premiere, full-service hospital but makes certain that our highly trained and caring staff is prepared to address the healthcare needs of those we serve.

The hospital employs over 600 full and part-time employees and over 900 members on its medical staff. With our top-notch specialists, state-of-the-art equipment, highly skilled and compassionate caring staff, we are committed to delivering pleasant patient experiences and positive medical outcomes. JFK North Campus is accredited by the Joint Commission and holds designation as an Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center. JFK North Campus is proud to be named a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). These distinctions are a direct result of our physicians and employees’ commitment to clinical excellence.

/JFK Medical Center North Campus is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for nine consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!/

_Job Description:_ Reporting to the hospital CEO and the VP Florida Outpatient Imaging, the Ethics and Compliance Officer (ECO) contributes to the Company's mission and vision by planning, developing, implementing, and maintaining Division-wide compliance programs, policies and procedures as well as coordinating internal assessment initiatives.

Responsibilities include: * Provide guidance to facility entities regarding established corporate-wide compliance program, policies and procedures to ensure adherence to applicable laws, regulations, and other governmental requirements as appropriate * Oversee the confidential hotline reporting mechanism * Assist in the development of compliance related policies and procedures as needed * Manage Ethics and Compliance employee orientation and refresher training * Investigate compliance related complaints and concerns, including but not limited to internal and external ethics cases, HIPAA/HITECH violations, controlled substance discrepancies, and ADA complaints * Ensure the implementation of compliance training requirements for employees (i.e. Code of Conduct Training, EMTALA, Billing, Coding, Physician Relationships) * Communicate with other ECOs to ensure awareness of emerging risks, new compliance initiatives, and policies * Assist in the resolution of major compliance related issues and/or compliance efforts

Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with a major field of study in clinical health care, Health Services Administration, Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or related field, Master’s Degree preferred * 3 years experience in health care coding, billing, regulatory compliance, internal audit and/or financial management is required * Hospital and imaging services related experience strongly preferred * Understanding of health care billing operations, including laws and regulations by various agencies is preferred * Must possess strong oral and written communication skills, planning skills, and problem solving skills * Ability to lead organization through change management processes * Must exhibit high levels of integrity, professionalism, trustworthiness, team orientation, and self-motivation

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Ethics and Compliance Officer

Location: Florida-West Palm Beach-JFK Medical Center North Campus

Requisition ID: 01331-3853