Position Description:Healthcare isn't just changing.It's growing more complex every day. ICD-10 Coding replaces ICD-9. AffordableCare adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead?Hospitals and Healthcare organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital partof their evolution. And that's what fueled these exciting newopportunities. Who are we? Optum360.We're a dynamic new partnership formed by Quest and Optum to combineour unique expertise. As part of the growing family of UnitedHealth Group, we'll leverage our compassion, our talent, ourresources and experience to bring financial clarity and a full suite of RevenueManagement services to Healthcare Providers, nationwide. If you're looking for a better place to use yourpassion, your ideas and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be.It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.This function is responsible for medical and ancillary product premium billing. Positions in this function interact with customers gathering support data to ensure invoice accuracy and also work through specific billing discrepancies. Provide input to policies, systems, methods, and procedures for the effective management and control of the premium billing function. Educate customers regarding the availability of receiving invoices and remitting payments through online applications. Monitor outstanding balances and take appropriate actions to ensure clients pay as billed. Manage the preparation of invoices and complete reconciliation of billing with accounts receivables. May also include quality assurance and audit of billing activities. Note: Positions mainly responsible for more general A / R activities which do not include medical and ancillary premium billing activities can be found in the Accounts Receivable function in the Finance job family. *Employees in jobs labeled with SCA must support a government Service Contract Act (SCA) agreement.Primary Responsibilities:Interact with customers gathering support data to ensure invoice accuracy and also work through specific billing discrepanciesProvide input to policies, systems, methods, and procedures for the effective management and control of the premium billing functionEducate customers regarding the availability of receiving invoices and remitting payments through online applicationsMonitor outstanding balances and take appropriate actions to ensure clients pay as billedManage the preparation of invoices and complete reconciliation of billing with accounts receivablesMay also include quality assurance and audit of billing activitiesIdeally, this candidate would have medical billing experienceModerate work experience within own functionSome work is completed without established proceduresBasic tasks are completed without review by othersSupervision / guidance is required for higher level tasks
Required Qualifications: High School Diploma / GED (or higher) 1+ years of patient or third party medical billing experience Proficiency with Windows PC applications, which includes the ability to learn new and complex computer system applications Preferred qualifications: Proficiency with Microsoft Excel (basic formulas, filter, sort, create, and edit spreadsheets) Careerswith OptumInsight. Information and technologyhave amazing power to transform the Healthcare industry and improve people'slives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve theproblems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can beused safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very bestideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve thequality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and thebrightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place todo your life's best work.Diversity 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, UnitedHealth Care, Health care, patient billing, third party medical billing, windows PC
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.