PwC Risk Assurance Health Care Compliance Senior Associate - Boston in Boston, Massachusetts
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You'll ask questions and test assumptions. You'll help determine if companies are reporting information that investors and others can rely on. You'll help businesses solve complex issues faced by management and boards. You'll serve the public interest and the capital markets by conducting quality audits. Visit http://pwc.to/pwcassurance for more information on PwC's Assurance practice.
The world is quickly changing, that's why PwC is quickly adapting. We're capitalizing on trends that will impact corporate reporting.
Our focus is on globalization, technology, sustainability and environmental reporting, population shifts and regulation. We combine skills and experience to help our clients address their challenges.
Boards of Directors and executive management recognize the ever increasing importance of effective risk management efforts in meeting their organization's strategic objectives.
PwC's Risk Assurance practice has developed a holistic approach to risk that protects businesses, facilitates strategic decision making and enhances efficiency. Our holistic approach is complimented by the extensive risk and controls technical knowledge and sector-specific experience our Risk Assurance professionals possess.
The end result is a risk solution that is tailored to meet the unique needs of a company.
Areas where our Risk Assurance practice can bring value to an organization include:
Leveraging industry and technical expertise to assist management to address more effectively risks associated with their business
Assisting management in the assessment of project risks and controls
Enhancing internal audit functions to further align to company strategy and risk
Reducing company costs through strategic internal audit outsourcing and co-sourcing solutions
Increasing value and reducing costs of compliance-related activities
Identifying opportunities for companies to effectively mitigate risk and improve business performance
Applying the concepts of Enterprise Risk Management to help companies identify, assess, mitigate and proactively consider emerging risks
PwC's Healthcare Compliance (HCC) team offers an integrated solution which includes:
Framework focusing on key risk areas;
Diagnostic for evaluating healthcare compliance program effectiveness and potential gaps;
Accelerators for constructing and enhancing all elements of an effective healthcare compliance program;
Methodology to optimize, transform, and sustain an effective healthcare compliance program;
PwC developed SMART tool for operational monitoring and auditing;
Partnerships with industry leading companies including leading GRC tool providers.
Members of the HCC team help both payer and provider clients assess, design and develop solutions that allow them to manage diverse risks through a consistent, coordinated, and sustainable strategy. PwC's approach is a principles-guided, scalable method that integrates healthcare compliance activities into a manageable and sustainable process. HCC payer and provider services include:
Assessing, improving and streamlining healthcare compliance programs;
Identifying compliance risks;
Developing annual healthcare compliance auditing and monitoring plans;
Developing healthcare compliance training programs;
Assessing and recommending effective healthcare compliance communication and committee structures and programs;
Improving the content, quality and timing of healthcare compliance analysis and reporting;
Implementing a proactive approach to overall risk management;
Establishing consistent policies and standards;
Leveraging technology to aggregate controls, risk and healthcare compliance information to rapidly identify and report exceptions, and improve information quality;
Conducting Compliance Risk Assessments and Compliance Reviews;
Providing strategy and consulting for HIPAA, Medicare, Medicaid and other regulatory compliance, etc.
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 3 years of Healthcare Compliance experience.
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance/Economics, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Business Administration, Statistics Mathematics, Regulatory Compliance, Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics and/or other business fields of study.
Certification(s) Preferred: CHC, CHPC or CCEP Knowledge Preferred:
.Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge of and/or proven record of success in roles involving, healthcare compliance, preferably for a global network of professional services firms, including in the following areas:
-Performing specific compliance auditing or monitoring projects; and,
-Documenting, with clarity, compliance auditing and monitoring.
Demonstrated thorough level of abilities and/or proven record of success serving as an individual contributor on client engagements related to directing and implementing ethics and compliance programs within the healthcare industries in consulting, risk management and/or internal audit, preferably for a global network of professional services firms, including the following:
-Utilizing consistent creative problem-solving abilities and consultancy mindsets while working on, as well as researching, problems and/or issues and developing effective solutions for, clients' healthcare compliance activities;
-Identifying and addressing client needs: build solid relationships with clients; developing an awareness of firm services; approaching client in an organized and knowledgeable manner; delivering clear requests for information; demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks;
-Conducting analyses that leverage creative and critical thinking and problem solving, as well as utilize consensus building to derive solutions through, utilizing information systems, databases, Excel and Microsoft Word;
-Writing, communicating, facilitating, and presenting cogently to and/or for all levels of industry audiences, clients and internal staff and management; and,
-Demonstrating flexibility and desire to travel, as client assignments require.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.