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Healthcare Market Advocate - Denver, CO

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Englewood, CO
Date:
05/19/2017
Job Code:
1743697
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Healthcare Market Advocate - Denver, CO(Job Number:712620)
Description

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OptumInsight is searching for a motivated, skilled Healthcare Advocate to join our team. As a member of the Payer & Government Health Management Solutions team within OptumInsight, you will consult with physicians throughout a predetermined set of Provider Groups in State of CO. This specific position will be assigned to the metro Denver area.

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Functioning independently, travel throughout a defined territory in the state of CO to meet with medical groups and providers to discuss OptumInsight tools and programs focused on improving the quality of care for Medicare Advantage
  • Utilizing data analysis, identify and target medical groups, providers and staff who will benefit from our Medicare Risk Adjustment training and documentation / coding resources
  • Utilizing data analysis and consulting skills, identify deficiencies in physician encounter submission processes and develop comprehensive, provider - specific plans to increase encounter submission rates and accuracy resulting in improved outcomes and RAF performance
  • Educate providers on how to improve their Risk Adjustment Factor (RAF) scores, which measure their patients' health status
  • Reach out to physicians, medical groups, IPAs and hospitals, to build positive, long-term, consultative relationships
  • Develop comprehensive, Group and Provider specific work plans to increase their RAF performance and Quality Programs to ensure members are being seen, receiving preventative care and screenings for chronic conditions
  • Train providers on our Clinical Initiatives and Risk Adjustment programs and tools, and work toward the adoption of these programs in to their practices
  • Collaborate with medical groups, doctors, coders, facility staff and a variety of internal and external personnel on a wide scope of Quality and Risk Adjustment education efforts
  • Individual will maintain an office in the home, and will travel regularly to provider offices 

 


Job Network Program Mgmt
Primary Location US-CO-Englewood
Other Location US-CO-Denver
Organization RQNS Ops
Schedule Full-time
Number of Openings 1
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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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