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The Ethics & Compliance Department is responsible for developing, implementing, and overseeing all aspects of Banner's Corporate Compliance Program. This responsibility includes having sufficient and appropriate compliance and HIPAA privacy personnel, relevant compliance documentation, compliance training and education, reporting and investigation of compliance matters, monitoring and auditing to identify and reduce compliance violations as well as to document compliance with Banner's obligations, responding to requirements to provide documentation of Banner's compliance with its obligations, preventing and responding to allegations of improper or illegal activities, and enforcing compliance and disciplining non-compliance.
As an Area Compliance Program Director, you'd be responsible for ensuring your business area/facility implements and maintains an effective Compliance Program consistent with Banner's system-wide Compliance Program and serve as the primary point of contact and oversight for the Banner University Medical Center Tucson location in Tucson, AZ.
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This position plans, designs, implements and maintains a compliance program including related policies, procedures and processes with a principal focus on an assigned (a) hospital or other health care facility, (b) provider group, (c) ancillary service or business area, or (d) business support area (collectively referred to herein as the Assigned Area). Serves as a role model for ethical management behavior and promotes an awareness and understanding of high ethical standards consistent with the organizations values and federal and state legal requirements. Based on the Assigned Area, serves as the compliance program resource and liaison, including HIPAA and privacy compliance.
Must possess a strong knowledge of business and/or healthcare compliance as normally obtained through the completion of a bachelors degree in business administration, accounting/finance, or health care related field.
Requires knowledge of laws and regulations pertaining to health care, regulatory compliance, physician billing and information systems, Medicare/Medicaid and financial reimbursement systems, and HIPAA Privacy and Security issues. Must possess strong planning skills and problem solving skills. Must possess strong oral and written communication skills to effectively interact with senior management team, physicians and federal and state governing bodies. Must also possess highly effective negotiating skills to communicate and interact with senior management team and physicians.
Masters Degree preferred; previous health care or academic compliance experience preferred; minimum 3 years of healthcare or academic management experience preferred.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.