Healthcare Consultant

Mueller Prost is seeking a Healthcare Consultant to assist us in providing cost reporting, reimbursement consulting and advisory services to long term care facilities, senior housing, home health and hospice. This position can be based in either our St. Louis, MO or Irvine, CA office. Our three-office firm has grown to become one of St. Louis, Missouri’s leading CPA and business advisory firms with over 30 years of dedicated service to our clients. Join our 100+ employees that will tell you our people, flexibility, and culture are hard to beat!

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of both Skilled Nursing and Home Health and Hospice Medicare and Medicaid Cost Reports for clients nationwide
  • Support Medicaid/Medicare audit process to including gathering and reviewing audit documents and answering auditor’s questions
  • Support Medicaid/Medicare appeals including proactively following-up with clients about Rate Setting Audit Reports issued, submitting appeals, researching and compiling documents needed for hearing, and attending and leading formal and informal appeal hearings
  • Research of State Reimbursement systems
  • Writing of Quarterly Newsletters and Client Alerts (as needed)

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of cost reporting, reimbursement and audit/appeal knowledge
  • Knowledge of Skilled Nursing and Home Health and Hospice cost reporting requirements and reimbursement
  • Knowledge of reimbursement systems in Missouri, California, Texas, Hawaii, and Ohio is a plus
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting background is an advantage
  • Client relationship development experience required along with the ability to actively maintain those relationships by providing optimum client service.
  • Competent knowledge of computer software programs with special emphasis on MS Excel spreadsheets, MS Outlook, HFS Software, Winlash, and MS Word
  • Strong analytical, research, organization, and written/verbal communication skills
  • Team-oriented but also a self-starter able to work independently
  • Ability to coordinate diverse tasks simultaneously within stringent time frames
  • Must be detail-oriented
  • Quick learner and open to new ideas
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Willing and able to travel if asked including periodic overnight travel for out-of–town engagements
Salary commensurate with experience and bonus eligible. Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans with health savings account option and dependent care savings plan. 401(k) with firm provided match, flexible hours, Fridays off program during the summer, and business casual dress code is also offered. Overtime work as required throughout the year.

About Mueller Prost:
Mueller Prost is an equal opportunity employer and a firm believer in work-life balance. We invite you to learn more about our firm by visiting browsing our website or CLICK HERE to watch our "Why Work at Mueller Prost" video.

  • Best Places to Work 2015 and 2016 Winner, St. Louis Business Journal
  • Who’s Who in Law and Accounting 2015, St. Louis Business Journal
  • The 2015 Regional Leaders – Top 100 Firms: Midwest, Accounting Today

To apply, submit your resume to Mueller Prost Human Resources.  We will only respond to those candidates with which we have an interest.

Submit Online:
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By Mail:
Human Resources
7733 Forsyth Blvd., Ste. 1200
St. Louis, MO 63105

Fax:
314.862.1549

E-mail:
hr@muellerprost.com (Please send a Microsoft Word .doc or .pdf of your resume).

Mueller Prost is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Our company does not and will not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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