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Patient Registration Specialist - Phoenix, AZ

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Phoenix, AZ
Date:
12/08/2017
2017-12-082018-01-06
Job Code:
741414
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741414 Patient Registration Specialist Phoenix AZ

Patient Registration Specialist - Phoenix, AZ (741414)

Position Description

 
Employing excellent customer service skills, the Patient Registration Specialist is responsible for ensuring a positive patient experience throughout the pre-registration, insurance verification, benefit analysis, and financial clearance process. Primary duties include: financially securing scheduled procedures prior to the date of service, verifying insurance eligibility and benefits, calculating patients’ financial responsibility, and checking for medical necessity.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Verify insurance eligibility on all scheduled accounts
  • Obtain benefits information on all scheduled accounts
  • Use electronic verification systems to obtain and verify information
  • Contact payers directly to determine the level of insurance coverage
  • Document all of your work
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED or higher
  • 2+ years of experience in a Hospital Patient Registration Department or similar environment
  • 1+ years of Customer Service experience
  • Thorough understanding of Insurance Policies and Procedures
  • Knowledge of ICD-9 (10) and CPT Terminology
  • Knowledge of Medical Terminology
  • Previous experience working with Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Outlook) products in a professional setting
  • Must be available to work 8-hour shifts Monday through Saturday, 40 hours a week, within operating hours of the site
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Any bilingual fluency
  • Working knowledge of facility pricing structure and cost estimates
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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: UHG, Phoenix, AZ, clinical, medicine, registration, AZO360

Job Details

  • Contest Number741414
  • Job TitlePatient Registration Specialist - Phoenix, AZ
  • Job FamilyHealthcare Delivery
  • Business SegmentOptumInsight

Job Location Information

  • Phoenix, AZ
    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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