Position Description:Welcome to one of the toughest and most fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Join us and start doing your life's best work. Combine two of the fastest - growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making Healthcare data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.SM Primary Responsibilities:Hospital or patient accounting department functions, operations and proceduresOperation of online computerized patient accounting systems and or electronic billing systemsAccounting practices and procedures common to accounts receivableGeneral clerical office practices and proceduresThis position is responsible for the clerical duties relating to the timely posting and reconciliation of patient account payments from Commercial insurance companies, some Government programs and individual patients.Typical duties include; retrieval of electronic payment data, review and interpretation of electronic and paper EOB's, verification of contractual write off amounts and data entry and balancing of payment data to patient accounts according to payer or program specifications; performs other related duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications:High School Diploma / GED or higher 3+ months of experience reading, understanding and interpreting Explanation of Benefits3+ months of electronic cash posting experience and account reconciliation practices and procedures in a Hospital or Medical Office setting1+ years of experience with accounting functions or knowledgeExperience using and writing formulas in Microsoft Excel Preferred Qualifications:Knowledge of Managed Care industry 3+ months of hospital and / or physician - patient accounting department functionsAS400, MedSeries 4 (MS4), MediTech systems experience Experience using Microsoft Word to read, edit, and save documentsExperience using Microsoft Outlook for email and calendar managementSoft Skills:Ability to balance and prioritize multiple tasksStrong written and verbal communication skills i.e. Professional, clear and concise messaging both written and verbal. Communications will occur both internally and with external customers. Ideal applicants will know when to raise their hand for accountability of their work load.Must be willing to work and contribute in a team environment and flexible to changePhysical Requirements and Work Environment:Extended periods of sitting at a computer and use of hands and fingers across keyboard or mouseOffice environmentCareers with OptumInsight. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the Healthcare industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.SMDiversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.Keywords: UnitedHealth Group; UHG, Optum360, Cash Posting, Patient Accounting, Managed Care, Medical Coding, MediTech
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.