Internal Audit Manager - Telecommute

UHG Cypress, CA

About the Job

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm)


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Define and develop internal audit program
  • Oversee audits as they are conducted
  • Oversee compliance and monitoring of corrective action plans issued through audits
  • Direct oversight and responsibility for preparing / updating, reviewing and approving audit policies and procedures, including relevant job aids
  • Work with compliance and policy areas in monitoring new legislation and proposed changes to existing legislation relating to encounter data submissions
  • Support research of regulatory authority governing audits and findings
  • Oversee CMS and other regulatory or data validation audits
  • Coordinate annual training for audit department staff ensuring all elements are clearly communicated, documented and reported accordingly
  • Drive innovation, operational improvements, and bench strength of audit staff
  • Preparation of departmental analytics and executive level presentations
  • Provide leadership to and is accountable for the performance of their staff
  • Function as SME for Audit leadership group

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 3+ years of direct management experience
  • 3+ years of experience presenting data / info to executive and senior level management using outstanding communication/presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Experience driving innovation, operational improvement and reporting changes
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook  
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Exposure to fraud waste and abuse program development or oversight
  • Microsoft Access skills
  • Experience developing financial models / budget forecasting
  • Healthcare industry experience

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)


*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.


Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



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