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Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Phoenix

Description

Position Description

Healthcare isn’t just changing. It’s growing more complex every day. ICD-10 Coding replaces ICD-9. Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead? Hospitals and Healthcare organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital part of their evolution. And that’s what fueled these exciting new opportunities. 
 
Who are we? Optum360. We’re a dynamic new partnership formed by Dignity Health and Optum to combine our unique expertise. As part of the growing family of UnitedHealth Group, we’ll leverage our compassion, our talent, our resources and experience to bring financial clarity and a full suite of Revenue Management services to Healthcare Providers, nationwide. 

If you’re looking for a better place to use your passion, 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.

We are seeking an energetic candidate for our Registration Department. The perfect candidate will facilitate the patient admission flow, including patient identification, verifying demographics; obtain all required signatures and documents. Candidate will be responsible for insurance authorization, notification, and verification of benefits in order to obtain accurate and prompt reimbursement. Additional duties include providing information and answering questions about payment assistance, point of service collections, and compliance with HIPAA.

 

Required Qualifications:
High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
2+ years of experience in a Hospital Patient Registration Department, Physician office or any medical setting
1+ years of Customer Service experience
1+ years of professional experience with insurance policies and procedures
1+ years of professional experience with Medical Terminology
Previous experience working with Microsoft Office products including Word (create, edit, save), Excel (create, edit, save), and Outlook (send & receive emails)
Ability to work between 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Preferred Qualifications:
Bilingual fluency with English and Spanish
Knowledge of ICD-9 (10) and CPT terminology
Working knowledge of facility pricing structure and cost estimates
Previous experience in collecting patient copays, deductibles, etc.
Experience submitting authorization requests and / or processing referrals
Careers 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.SM

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, cancer center

Job Details
Contest Number
782894
Job Title
Patient Care Coordinator - Phoenix, AZ
Job Family
Healthcare Delivery
Business Segment
OptumInsight
Job Location Information

Phoenix, AZ
United States
North America
Additional Job Detail Information

Employee Status
Regular
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level
Individual Contributor
Shift
Day Job
Travel
No
Telecommuter Position
No
Overtime Status
Non-exempt

About the company

Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.

A Fortune 6 company, we're focused on helping people live healthier lives while making the health system work better for everyone. Here, we seek to empower people with the information, guidance and tools to make personal health choices. We work harder and we aim higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And, at the end of the day, we’re doing a lot of good for more than 85 million people worldwide.

Our biggest point of differentiation is our people - and the collective talent, energy, intelligence and drive our force of 188,000 individuals around the world bring to our mission every single day. So, how do we do it? With our every action, interaction and intention that demonstrates the five fundamental values that guide everything we do:

• Integrity
• Compassion
• Relationships
• Innovation
• Performance

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