BJC Healthcare Compliance Partner - RHIT in Saint Louis, Missouri

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BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and mid-Missouri regions.BJC serves patients and their families in urban, suburban and rural communities through its13 hospitals and multiple community health locations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care and hospice.

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Role Purpose

Manages the leadership, coordination, planning and oversight for high level compliance programs and initiatives across BJC HealthCare and affiliated partners. Identifies, defines, organizes and facilitates required tasks, while implementing best practice initiatives, project management methodologies and ensuring compliance with the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Stark regulations. Responsible for working with BJC executive leadership, BJC Legal Services, HSO leadership and project teams to ascertain business terms of relationships with HSOs and other institutions.


  • Designs and implements process and procedures relating to the initiation, drafting, processing, and assessing compliance to terms to ensure accurate documentation and adherence to BJC policies and regulatory requirements.

  • Creates and maintains a confidential database related to clinical, financial, board member and officer personal information, and other administrative information required. Develops and implements necessary training for use in educating HSOs, as well as informing employed physicians, residents, fellows, NPs.

  • Promotes effective communication through good working relationships with BJC executive leadership, HSO leadership and departmental leadership required to facilitate information sharing and data collection.

  • tracks open issues and facilitates resolution of open items

  • Ensures that business terms are relayed to BJC legal Services for contract drafting or contract review. Coordinates with Legal Services to determine and identify legal issues that need resolution.

Minimum Requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree


  • 2-5 years

Preferred Requirements

Licenses & Certifications

  • RHIT

Clinical - Non Direct Skills

  • Inpatient Coder - 2 years or more

  • Diagnosis Related Group (DRG) Consultant - 2 years or more

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan with company match- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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