The Deputy Compliance Officer (DCO) will assist the Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer (CCO) with the strategic and tactical development, implementation and maintenance of the UC Davis Health System (UCDHS's) Compliance Program which includes the areas of billing and coding compliance, privacy, clinical research billing compliance, audit and investigations. The DCO will assist in providing oversight for all ongoing activities related to the Compliance Program administration including: maintenance of policies and procedures, completion of the Annual Compliance Work Plan, and the performance of all auditing and monitoring activities. The DCO acts on behalf of the CCO in the CCO's absence.REQUIRED- Minimum of 7 years of experience working in compliance or in a health care setting, or related experiences.- Bachelor's Degree; Jurist Doctor, Master's degree in Business, Health Care Administration, Public Health or equivalent training/experience.- Certified in Health Care Compliance (CHC) or ability to achieve within 1 year of employment- Comprehensive knowledge and experience of operational & regulatory expertise in compliance, privacy and research administration.- Experience managing staff.- Strong leadership, interpersonal and communications skills to promote, support, and introduce regulatory systems and processes across a broad spectrum of departments.- Highly proficient written skills.- Working knowledge of the laws, rules and regulations that govern health care including CMS, OIG advisories, False Claims Act, FDA, DEA and Conflict of Interest regulations.- Working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook- Experience managing a high work volume with changing priorities, frequent interruptions and in stressful situations and work cooperatively with a positive attitude.- Extensive analytical reasoning with the ability to navigate complex problems and provide resolution to Senior LeadershipPREFERRED- Professional certification as a Certified Professional Coder - Extensive experience developing Compliance Work Plans and engaging in other auditing and monitoring activities including: establishing audit protocols, sampling techniques, and report writing- Knowledge of process improvement methodologies that include planning, prioritizing, systemic performance assessment, implementation and improvement- Experience with hospital technical data systems: EPIC, BRIDGE, Invision, OnCoreSPECIAL REQUIREMENT - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-t...erm course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging everyone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.