Healthcare Revenue Cycle Consultant (R00101038_Chicago)
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As a Revenue Cycle Consultant, you will be at the core of shaping and delivering business transformation projects to respond to our clients' business challenges. You are likely to lead a range of activities from identifying client value creation opportunities to project managing the business solution implementation.
- Shape and Deliver Business Transformation Projects
- Lead Revenue Cycle solutions across complex, large-scale health care providers; this includes understanding of the Revenue Cycle process and its full impact on the financials. Solutions include comprehensive transformational initiatives for operating models, technology implementation support, and change management
- Identify and prioritize client value creation opportunities based on research and analysis activities and an understanding of client visions, performance gaps, and needs.
- Shape and lead the business solution implementation: defining and supervising business architecture, process design and development activities, developing capabilities and performance measurements/KPIs.
- Develop implementation plans and leading teams to execute project deliverables to schedule, budget and performance goals. Managing project financials. Assessing and managing risk throughout the project lifecycle and making adjustments as needed. Ensuring planned business outcomes are achieved.
- Help clients start the process of modernizing their revenue cycle and finance functions by consulting with internal and external teams to set strategy and goals, then prioritizing your team’s workflow
- Direct business pilots and client deployment activities.
- Design the projects overall communication strategy and approach to the desired change journey.
- Manage engagement risk, project economics, deliverable content, and ensure client buy-in
Client Relationship Development and Management
- Manage key client stakeholder relationships and communications at all stages of the project. Facilitating complex meetings, presentations and workshops to build client commitment for the change.
- Cultivate follow-on opportunities at clients and developing compelling business case/proposals to new business opportunities.
- Be a trusted advisor to senior leadership
- Participate in practice-building activities (e.g., conference participation, thought leadership development, market offering development, recruiting).
- Identify and begin developing expertise in specific practice specialty areas to drive firm recognized expertise development.
- Provide coaching and mentoring to managers, consultants, and analyst team and practice members.
- Encourage innovation from team members; support their ideas and career goals; provide coaching and mentoring to practitioners
- Grow the practice by owning the new business proposal process
- Stay on top of current regulations, trends, and technologies influencing revenue cycle across broad client types (e.g., hospitals, health systems, medical groups, pharmacies, durable medical equipment suppliers)
It is our intention for our people to live where they work and work where they live. However, in the context of our profession and serving our clients there may be times when you will need to travel.Qualifications
- Minimum of 3 years of finance and management consulting experience
- Minimum of 2 years of healthcare provider Revenue Cycle environment experience
- Minimum of 2 years of experience transforming revenue cycle processes to maximize realizable revenue, minimize denials and accelerate cash flow
- Consulting experience (Big 4 or similar)
- Bachelor's Degree
- You’re a pro when it comes to engagement – plus business, practice, and people development
- Strong financial acumen, ability to develop budgets, forecast revenue, develop early warning signs and adapt the organization to achieve financial targets
- Prior experience working in consultancy or consulting capacity is preferred
- Experience with Robotics Process Automation, Data Visualization and Analytics in Revenue Cycle
- Solid financial analysis and diagnosis skills
- Very strong analytical and problem-solving skills
- Adept at using experience and knowledge of industry, geographic and technology trends to assess and shape business solutions
- Effective leadership and management skills with a proven ability to mobilize and energize project teams to deliver results.
- Strong executive level relationship building skills.
- Ability to create and deliver high-impact communications to senior audiences (written and oral) and facilitate complex discussions.
- You’ve got an MBA after your name or another type of advanced degree
All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
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