Encompass Health Careers

Controller - Little River, SC

Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
Hospital Leadership Nonclinical

Job Description

Tidelands Health Rehabilitation Hospital  is currently looking for a Controller to join our hospital leadership team.

The Controller is responsible to help create an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by meeting or exceeding its goals, conveying the hospital mission to direct report staff, holding direct reports accountable for performance, motivating staff to improve performance and being responsible for the operation of the department, measurement, assessment and continuous improvement of the department’s performance. 


The Controller directs and supervises the complete accounting system and financial function of the hospital.  This includes charges, billing, A/R, cash receipts, collections, A/P, payroll, general ledger, forecasting, budgeting, internal controls, and audits.  Facets include in/outpatient and ancillary services offered by the hospital.


Tidelands Health Rehabilitation Hospital is a 29 bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services designed to return patients to leading active and independent lives. We also have a 46 bed freestanding hospital under construction. The 52,081-square-foot, freestanding inpatient rehabilitation hospital will include 46 private patient rooms, a spacious therapy gym, an in-house pharmacy, courtyard, dining room and dayroom areas. We are expecting to begin serving patients in spring 2019.


Hospital Location:

4070 Hwy 17 Bypass South  

Murrells Inlet, SC  29576



License or Certification:

·       CPA preferred


Total Education, Vocational Training and Experience:

·       Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration/Management with a major in Accounting.  MBA preferred.

·       Minimum of five years hospital accounting experience preferred.

·       Knowledge of financial management and analysis principles and techniques and managerial skills typically acquired through two to three years of experience in public accounting, specifically in health care auditing and reimbursement knowledge (when applied to small hospitals) or one to three years’ experience as a hospital chief financial officer. 


Essential Job Functions:

  • Approves the purchases of hospital expenses in accordance with policies and procedures.
  • Performs hospital financial reviews on a monthly basis and controls expenses.
  • Prepares any state financial reports that are required.
  • Completes annual financial budget and capital budget.
  • Reviews hospital A/R on a daily basis.
  • Completes monthly financial package and submits to corporate on a monthly basis.




Address: 4070 Highway 17 Bypass South, Murrells Inlet 29576
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1910299