Senior Manager of Centralized Research Business Partners

Employment Type



: Miscellaneous


Take on a key role within a world-class health system. Provide expert support that contributes to the success of an award-winning healthcare leader. Take your professional expertise to the next level. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health.

Reporting to the Director of the Centralized Research Business Partners, you will oversee the day-to-day processing of HB and PB research-related revenue cycle activities for all clinical research departments. This involves managing an exceptional team of credentialed coding and billing professionals to ensure accuracy and efficiency of research charge and account analysis, research charge adjudication, study calendar construction, and research pricing estimations. You will assign work, monitor performance, and conduct internal work quality reviews. You will also:

·Analyze data from multiple technical systems

·Make recommendations for charge adjudication decisions

·Manage departmental reporting workflows

·Serve as primary management contact for clinical and administrative inquiries

·Ensure timely response to all inquiries and requests for work completion


We’re seeking a self-motivated, highly-detailed individual with:

·Related Bachelor’s degree – Master’s preferred

·A minimum of 5-7 years of hospital or professional billing management experience

·A minimum of 5-7 years of experience managing healthcare coding or billing staff

·Previous analytical and database software experience

·Claims review and diagnosis/procedure coding experience preferred

·Exceptional leadership, communication and interpersonal skills

·Lean workflow optimization experience preferred

·Ability to work well independently

·Epic expertise highly desirable

·CCS, CCS-P, CPC-H, CPC credentials are helpful

·Clinical research experience would be a big plus

UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles as well as the David Geffen School of Medicine. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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