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Finance Director

Company: Tenet Health
Location: Palm Springs
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Desert Regional Medical Center is a 385 bed acute-care hospital classified as a stroke receiving center and level 2 trauma facility with an innovative , patient centered and evidence-based Rehabilitation Services Department. Our compassionate team provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services, including acute care rehabilitation,joint replacement & spinal surgery, neurosurgery, ICU, Telemetry, step-down care, skilled nursing, as well as outpatient therapy, hand and lymphedema clinics.

The Controller reports to the Chief Financial Officer and directly supervises the Financial Analyst and Accounting Manager. Controller insures that accounting and accounts payable functions, which are directly supervised by Accounting Manager, are performed in compliance with Home Office policies. Controller will assist the CFO in reviewing managed care and other decision support analyses and related information generated by Financial Analyst and other staff. Will work as part of team with business development and department/service line Controllers on formulation of assumptions, market analysis, volume projections, pro forma/IRR calculations, and drafting of executive summary and other supporting documents for equipment acquisitions, campus expansion, and new business development as needed. Provides close monitoring, analysis and communication of monthly operational performances of Cancer Center, clinics, other hospital departments as needed. Controller will provide feedback to department Controllers (and managers) following monthly close on labor and expense performance. Controller will monitor SOX and other internal control requirements to insure they are operational and that referral source payments are proper. Working with CFO will plan, lead, supervise, and participate in annual operating and capital budget preparation. Supervise and participate in quarterly reforecast preparation including financial projection, cash flow and risk/opportunities assessment. Also supervises monthly capital cash flow projections. Supervises monthly financial closing, reporting, and assist in preparation for monthly operations calls with Region. Controller will insure all balance sheet reconciliations are completed and approved by Controller timely (except for those reconciliations done by the Controller which will be approved by DOF) and insure compliance with Home Office policies and GAAP. Oversee and participate in completion of monthly close report due to Region. Controller will work with department Controllers and Home Office to insure that LMRS labor reporting system data and reporting is accurate, timely and consistent with budget. Attend promptly to the administrative details of the position including the signing of documents, preparation of reports, completion of performance appraisals and other employee-related actions. Other related duties and others as assigned.

Unquestionable ethics, as well as style and substance that generates respect and credibility. Resilience to working under pressure. Demonstrated ability to motivate, challenge and develop professional staff.
Ability to work across functional lines to engage disparate resources to work together to achieve results.
Common sense with a solid generalist background. Ability to convert complex finance, operational, and compliance issues into terms and concepts that are easily disseminated throughout all levels of the organization.

It is required that the ideal candidate have at least 10 years of progressive financial health care or equivalent experience in the areas of general accounting; financial systems; financial statement preparation; operational review and analysis; operating and capital budget development; good organizational skills; strong communication skills. For profit hospital, finance experience is preferred.

Minimum of a Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance required; MBA or CPA designation preferred




We know it takes a special person to work in healthcare, and we are committed to providing our people with an enriching and rewarding environment. We deliver the resources, tools and support our employees need to serve our patients and customers in the best way possible so we can create happier, healthier communities.


At Tenet, we believe in a diverse and inclusive environment, one that is grounded in our dedication to the health and well-being of all people. Respecting, nurturing and encouraging diversity of thought, background and experience contribute to positive work environments that result in exceptional patient care. We embrace diversity because it's our culture, and because it's the right thing to do.

Keywords: Tenet Health, Palm Springs , Finance Director, Other , Palm Springs, California

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