Banner Health is currently recruiting for an Internal Audit Senior Consultant / Information Technology
The Internal Audit Department is responsible for providing independent objective assurance on Banner’s internal controls. In addition, provide advisory services to add value and improve Banner’s business operations. The Internal Audit Department also helps the Board and senior management meet their strategic objectives by having an approach to evaluate, monitor and improve the effectiveness of risk management, internal controls and governance processes.
The Internal Audit Senior Consultant / Information Technology will develop and execute audits to evaluate IT related controls and management mitigation actions plans to address risks and audit findings. In addition, monitor and track actions plans to ensure they are implemented and operating effectively. This position is responsible for assisting the Internal Audit Senior Director and VP to evaluate and report on audit high risk areas.
This position is located in Central Phoenix, off Central & Thomas.
About Banner Health Corporate
Within Banner Health Corporate, you will have the opportunity to apply your unique experience and expertise in support of a nationally-recognized healthcare leader. We offer stimulating and rewarding careers in a wide array of disciplines. Whether your background is in Human Resources, Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Managed Care Programs or Public Relations, you'll find many options for contributing to our award-winning patient care.
About Banner Health
Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.
This position coordinates the organization's internal audit functions which include reviewing and evaluating the design and operating effectiveness of internal controls. Plans audits and communicates the results of audits effectively, providing meaningful recommendations and feedback to management to strengthen the internal control environment for the organization. Works in a matrix reporting structure to coordinate day to day functions of the organizations compliance plan, including monitoring and auditing activities, policy coordination, training and hotline issues. Works cooperatively with other auditors internally and externally to ensure the timely completion of audits and the development of action plans.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in business, accounting, internal audit or other relevant field or equivalent experience.
Must possess a proficiency level in analyzing and documenting business process controls and performance as generally achieved in 5+ years public accounting and/or internal audit experience. For Compliance, certification in at least one of the following: RHIT, CPC or CPC-H, CCS or CCS-P, or in relevant healthcare field plus CHC. Relevant experience in improving internal control processes are a job requirement. A solid track record of demonstrated career achievements and academic excellence are expected. The successful candidate should demonstrate excellent communication skills (both oral and written) and strong technical audit skills. Candidate must be willing to travel.
Banner Health Network and Banner Plan Administration Compliance staff are required to stay knowledgeable of Medicare/Medicaid regulatory requirements and trends. BHN/BPA specific positions require knowledge of laws and regulations pertaining to healthcare, regulatory compliance, physician billing and information systems, Medicare/Medicaid and financial reimbursement systems.
Master's degree and/or professional designations such as Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), or Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) are desirable.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.