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Data Specialist - Franklin, TN

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Franklin, TN
Date:
01/18/2018
2018-01-182018-02-16
Job Code:
742340
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742340 Data Specialist Franklin TN

Data Specialist - Franklin, TN (742340)

Position Description

Position Description:

Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing companies.  

 

You dream of a great career with a great company – where you can make an impact and help people.  We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this.  And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives.  We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up.

 

This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum –a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader.

 

Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.

The health care system is still evolving at a rapid pace. Technology is driving new advances in how patient care is delivered and how it's reimbursed. Now, UnitedHealth Group invites you to help us build a more accurate and precise approach to claims adjudication. As part of our Recovery and Resolutions team, you'll help understand and overcome errors in claims processing. You'll have all the tools and backing you need to help manage subrogation files, negotiate settlements and ensure adherence to compliance policies. All the while, you'll be building your career with a leader and reaching for the highest levels of performance as you do your life's best work.

This is a challenging role with serious impact. You'll need to sort through complex situations to understand and clarify where errors happened or where they may continue to happen. It's a fast paced environment that takes focus, intensity and resilience.

Positions in this function are responsible for investigating, recovering and resolving all types of claims as well as recovery and resolution for health plans, commercial customers and government entities. May include initiating telephone calls to members, providers and other insurance companies to gather coordination of benefits data. Investigate and pursue recoveries and payables on subrogation claims and file management. Process recovery on claims. Ensure adherence to state and federal compliance policies, reimbursement policies and contract compliance. May conduct contestable investigations to review medical history. May monitor large claims including transplant cases.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Investigation, recovery and resolution of all types of claims as well as recovery and resolution for health plans, commercial customers, and government entities
  • Initiate phone calls to members, providers and other insurance companies to gather coordination of benefits
  • Investigate and pursue recoveries and payables on subrogation claims and file management
  • Process recovery on claims
  • Ensure adherence to state and federal compliance policies, reimbursement policies and contract compliance
  • Analyzes and investigates
  • Provides explanations and interpretations within area of expertise
Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher) or equivalent work experience
  • 1+ years of experience analyzing and solving customer problems
  • 2+ years of claims or collections experience
  • Proficiency within Microsoft Excel (macros, filtering, sorting, creating, editing, scrubbing data, pivot tables)
  • Proficiency within Microsoft Access (claims, entering data)
Preferred qualifications:
  • CPT coding experience
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do 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, Claims, collections, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, CPT coding

Job Details

  • Contest Number742340
  • Job TitleData Specialist - Franklin, TN
  • Job FamilyClaims
  • Business SegmentOptum Operations

Job Location Information

  • Franklin, TN
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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