Job Description

Job Title: Reimbursement Analyst, Assoc.
Job ID: 672412
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Chautauqua WCA
Department: General Accounting
Location: 207 Foote Avenue, Jamestown NY 14702


UPMC Chautauqua at WCA Hospital is seeking a Reimbursement Analyst, Associate candidate to conduct or assist in the documentation of simple to moderate Corporate Reimbursement financial analyst projects.

  • Assist in the Revenue Enhancement initiative with emphasis on the Disproportionate Share Initiative
  • Assist in the preparation of appeals, or other required information for third party payors
  • Assist with the preparation of the third party cost reports for fiscal year end
  • Comply with cross training efforts to develop back up personnel with knowledge of more complex departmental procedures.
  • Follow departmental procedures to ensure proper accumulation of all monthly statistical data to complete accurate reports. Data collected includes but is not limited to patient days, cost allocation statistics, patient revenue, discharges, organ acquisition summaries, payment data and time studies.
  • Perform and or assist in sensitivity studies and analyses involving healthcare reimbursement impacts and compliance
  • Perform other related third party reimbursement responsibilities as required by manager
  • Responsible for a clear and thorough understanding of the cost report software to ensure its efficient and accurate use. Also maintain backup files of all old and new software versions to ensure our ability to restore, return and revise prior cost reports due to audit or appeal circumstances.
  • Review third party government regulations to ensure a complete understanding on the rationale or mandates behind the third party cost report procedures


  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Advanced Financially Related Degree or four years experience in a job related equivalent in the Reimbursement Field or Health Care Finance Field is required.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $14.45 to $23.02

Union Position: No

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