Job Description

Location: Steward Medical Group - Central
Posted Date: 2/23/2023


Employment Agreements:

  • Drafting physician agreements, amendments and LOI’s for East, Central and West, which includes follow up with Directors for clarification on PARF’s and obtaining missing information vital to agreement completion
  • Ensure required agreement approvals are in place - approved BP, approved PARF, etc.
  • Ensure that fully executed agreements are returned to Directors to send to providers
  • Assist with running, cleaning up and distributing bi-weekly agreements reports for Senior Leadership and Directors
  • Coordinating with On-boarding/Human Resources Department to ensure that on-boarding is aware of all providers in the agreement process that require onboarding to initiate
  • Coverage for Director time off which would include coordination with legal in regard to agreement redlines, revisions and more complicated agreement requests
  • Review and revise agreements drafted by department Coordinator as needed

Payroll/Change Notices/New Hire Memo’s

  • Draft and update as needed new process documents
  • Research and resolve the high volume of Physician payroll issues sent to us by the SMG Payroll department or Practice Directors
  • QC New Hire Memo’s drafted by Dept Coordinator to ensure salary, FTE, accrual codes, title for Admin roles, etc. are correct before being sent to HRIS for entry into Kronos
  • Review all “signed agreements” to ensure that Dept Coordinator is tracking and processing salary changes included in employment agreements and amendments and to ensure that Dept Coordinator is sending all Agreements that include specialized Deferred Comp language to Human Resources
  • Work with Human Resources on the creation of new accrual codes as needed for groups such as Anesthesiology and new job titles as needed for new Admin roles
  • Review, revise and approve all Change Notices for East, Central and West submitted by department coordinator which includes reviewing contract language and working with Director on questions as needed
  • Work with payroll and Directors to schedule “withhold” payments to be deducted from Physician pay checks on a schedule mutually agreeable to physician and SMG
  • Obtain retro payments from payroll that are over 10k, send to Dept Coordinator to track in Salesforce, send to finance to add to cash flow and schedule a payment date
  • Process miscelleaneous.payments as needed

Bonus Payments through Payroll (sign on- commencement- retention, etc.)

  • Draft and update as needed Bonus Process Documents for department
  • Review “signed agreements” to confirm that no bonus payments were missed by Dept Coordinator
  • Review and revise Salesforce bonus entry for East, Central and West completed by Dept Coordinator and add pay dates as applicable based on the varying payroll schedules by state
  • Track in Outlook the required “due dates” for bonus template submittal to finance which varies by state
  • Run Salesforce bonus reports and submit bonus templates to finance in a timely manner
  • Send Monthly bonus report to Finance and Accounting
  • Ensure that all required information is included in bonus templates sent to finance- correct cost center- correct department name, Kronos ID, etc.
  • Track payment and submittal dates in Salesforce once payments are initiated
  • Send biweekly email (or more frequent if needed) to Finance to add bonuses to 30-45 cash flow
  • When receiving short notice for bonuses and retros that need to be paid ASAP, review current bonus schedule to determine which bonuses can be moved to a new pay date to allow for bonus to be paid based on what is currently approved in the cash flow
  • Work with Dept Coordinator to ensure that all providers receiving a sign on bonus are added to Kronos as a per diem employee prior to their commencement date
  • Ensure that no duplicate payment requests are being sent to payroll directly from markets

Manage Department Coordinator

  • Review Executed Agreements Checklists and Termination Checklists weekly to ensure all action items are completed
  • Weekly one to one meetings with Dept coordinator
  • Answer questions and assist with problem resolutions
  • Ongoing training as needed
  • Quality check work
  • Continue to work with Dept Coordinator and finance on a new cost center request process and the resulting process document


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrate a professional and adaptable demeanor with internal and external clients, including administrators, physicians, peers, and support staff.
  • The ability to multitask, plan and prioritize a large volume of detail-oriented work in accordance with changing deadlines.
  • Strong project management abilities.
  • Must be a highly motivated candidate with the ability to work independently and in a highly fluid environment.


  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • Five (5) plus years of related healthcare experience.
  • Advanced computer skills including, but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite, and demonstrated ability to conduct Internet researches in an efficient, productive manner.

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

Additional Information

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Steward Medical Group is taking additional necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in safe, carefully managed environment – with confidence and without fear.

Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [three-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience.

  1. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families.
  2. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout our facilities.
  3. A strictly controlled visitor and mask policy is required for patient and colleague safety.

About Steward Health Care System:

Steward Health Care’s physician-led model was created to provide patient’s access to the highest-quality care at a sustainable cost, providing personalized, and coordinated ongoing medical services that positively impact patients’ physical, emotional, and mental well-being.

Founded in 2010, Steward Health Care is the nation’s largest accountable care organization (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through its network of hospitals, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, and behavioral health services. Steward received a perfect 100% quality rating by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Service’s (CMS) Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) in 2020.

Based in Dallas, Steward is the largest private, physician-led health care network and currently operates 39 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah. For more information, visit

This position is subject to the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for Steward Health Care Workforce. Employees in this position will be required to provide adequate proof of vaccination for COVID-19 by an FDA-approved vaccine prior to starting work. Steward will consider requests for exemptions from this vaccine requirement on the basis of medical condition or sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable Federal laws.

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

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