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Northwell Health Accountant in Westbury, New York

Req Number 003BPD

Job DescriptionAs an Accountant you will prepare journal entries, financial statements and account analysis and maintain various financial and accounting records and prepares bank reconciliations.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Prepares monthly general and standard journal entries, income and balance sheet statements, account reconciliations, cost reports and various other accounting statements and reports.

  • Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, documenting financial transactions.

  • Prepares monthly and quarterly fiscal reports to reflect financial status of assigned business entities and/or programs.

  • Performs monthly reconciliation of bank statements, grant budgets, claims and general ledger accounts. Makes corrections in general ledger where necessary.

  • Prepares calculations of inpatient and outpatient reserves for doubtful accounts.

  • Distributes expenditures, receipts and receivables according to schedules.

  • Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities, capital and prepares various statements and reports.

  • Reviews, investigates and corrects errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents and reports.

  • May prepare annual financial reports for audits and tax returns.

  • Provides administrative support, as needed.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field, required.

  • Prior accounting experience, preferred.

  • Proficiency in Excel, required.

Our Culture

Transforming care, optimizing patient satisfaction and creating better patient outcomes are just some of the things our talented team members are doing at North Shore-LIJ each and every day. As a culture committed to providing our customers with the highest quality service, we stand behind our core values: Patients first; Caring; Excellence; Innovation; Integrity and Teamwork. It is our commitment and our culture that sets us apart from others and is the cornerstone of everything we do. Join an organization whose team members are valued, cared for and offered continuous opportunities to grow. Click on the link to learn more about us:

Please note: North Shore-LIJ is a smoke-free environment. Smoking and the use of tobacco products is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. Free smoking cessation programs and quit medications are offered to team members who wish to quit through the North Shore-LIJ Center for Tobacco Control.