Physician Practice Management, Manager

Huron Consulting Group - Chicago, IL

Posted 679 days ago
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    Mid-Senior level
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    Hospital & Health Care, Management Consulting
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About the Practice/Client:

Formed in 2002, Huron Consulting Group is a public company listed on the NASDAQ exchange under the symbol “HURN” and stands out as one of the fastest growing financial and operational consulting firms in the industry. With a global reach, we deliver practical business advice and solutions that extend far beyond transactions and which are supported by objective, sustainable and measurable results. We help our clients improve performance, comply with complex regulations, resolve disputes, recover from distress, leverage technology, and stimulate growth. We service a wide variety of both financially sound and distressed organizations including leading academic institutions, healthcare organizations, Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized businesses, and the law firms which represent these various organizations. Primary practice areas are: Health & Education Consulting, Legal Consulting, and Financial Consulting.

Huron's growth is supported on bedrock values: Integrity, Genuine Collaboration & Teamwork, Accountability & Personal Responsibility, Respect, and Excellence. These values guide the internal dynamics across a global team of over 2000 employees, our client partnerships, the communities in which we live, and our shareholders. In all that we do, we aspire to be “The Noble Servant” known for legendary relationships developed, cultivated and maintained by loyal, ethical and proud people.

Our people make the difference. We seek to hire and retain individuals for the unique contributions, skills and perspectives that diversity brings. We provide a structure that is big enough in which to grow personally and professionally while still being nimble enough to enable fresh-thinking, foster innovation, and allow an entrepreneurial spirit to flourish. These elements combine to redefine what a consulting organization can be, and where the difference is experienced by our employees and the markets, clients, and communities we serve.

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Job Summary:

A Manager in the Healthcare practice will have significant responsibility for project management, client management, solution design and implementation, and generation of project results. They are responsible for working with client executives to maintain the appropriate client support and momentum. As a manager one is also responsible for mentoring the analysts and associates on the project team and helping them develop by providing necessary direction.

Job Details:

Managers in the Physician Practice Management practice have the following responsibilities:
• Provide leadership to both consulting and client personnel to identify, quantify, implement and measure specific improvement initiatives
• Lead and focus team efforts in data gathering and analysis, data interpretation, process design and formulating conclusions and recommendations.
• Lead team efforts in developing solutions to difficult or complex client situations to ensure goals and objectives are met.
• Assist in developing work plans and budgets and coordinating daily fieldwork and project team activities.
• Participate in practice management which includes tools, methodologies, recruiting, people development and proposals as appropriate.
• Conduct client interviews related to data analysis, data interpretation, and process design.
• Communicate effectively with all levels of client management, including C-suite client leadership.
• Monitor scope of client expectations surrounding delivery of generated results.
• Assist in preparation of final drafts of major reports.
• Utilize proprietary tracking tools to measure project progress, benefits provided to clients, and achievement of budget expectations.
• Effectively direct, coach, motivate and evaluate analysts and associates.
• Participate in sales pursuits resulting in 1- million of new work

Job Requirements:

Candidate Requirements:

• BS/BA degree in business or a health-related field required. A Master's degree in Business

Administration, in Health or Hospital Administration is highly preferred.

• 7+ years physician practice management/operations experience or consulting firm experience

with a client base of physician practices. A blend of physician practice management and

consulting experience related to the following areas would be ideal:

* Physician clinic or ambulatory operations.

* Multi-specialty physician practice involving 100+ physicians

* Preparing for and negotiating payer contracts (preferred).

* Working with physicians to increase physician productivity, performance benchmarking

and, preferably, some knowledge in physician compensation. Note: revenue cycle (billing,

coding, collections, etc) experience by itself is not sufficient.

• Project Management experience, including creating work plans, budgets, managing budget

to actual, goal setting/benchmarks and delivering on client expectations.
• Experience supervising project teams and co-workers, and ability to coach and mentor staff.
• Ability to actively manage and deliver on client expectations around project activities, timelines,

deliverables outcomes, etc.
• Ability to provide targeted communication, both verbal and written, to internal and external

• Proven analytical and process redesign skills, including problem solving, quantitative reasoning,

workflow process, etc.
• Ability to work with a diverse group of professionals and personalities in a team environment.
• Possess the following skill sets:
o detailed oriented
o solid written and documentation skills
o excellent interpersonal, verbal communication and presentation skills
o ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
o desire to do meaningful work and make a difference
Advanced knowledge of MS Office applications, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access and Outlook.

Ability to make the following minimum travel commitment: Monday - Thursday on-site at client location/Friday home office. As such, our consultants can live anywhere in the lower 48 states as long as they are near a major airport.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes medical/dental/vision/life & disability, 401(k), work/life programs, employee stock purchase plan and a generous paid time off policy.

The Company is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunity in recruitment, employment, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, education and all other terms of employment. Huron will not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, Vietnam era of veteran status, physical or mental disability, creed, citizen status or any other status protected by federal, state of local law. We endeavor to maintain a drug-free workplace.

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