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Primary Responsibilities:

  • Accurately process professional claims
  • Analyze and adjudicate claims to ensure accurate payment
  • Interpret Fee for Service (FFS) and capitated provider contracts
  • Review held claims on a periodic basis
  • Meet Department Quality and Accuracy Standards.
  • Interfaces with other departments to obtain necessary information required for resolution of claims.
  • Advise management of any claim issues or inappropriate and/or incorrect billing
  • Other duties assigned by management

 

 

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience as a Medical Claims Examiner
  • Working knowledge of Medical Terminology, ICD9/ICD10, CPT, HCFA/CMS 1500 forms
  • Excellent Data Entry skills 
  • Experience in contract interpretation
  • Medical Insurance Industry processing 
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior Medicare, HMO experience 
  • Revenue and HCPCS coding skills

 

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

 

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OptumCare is committed to creating an environment where physicians focus on what they do best: care for their patients. To do so, OptumCare provides administrative and business support services to both owned and affiliated medical practices which are part of OptumCare. Each medical practice part and their physician employees have complete authority with regards to all medical decision-making and patient care. OptumCare’s support services do not interfere with or control the practice of medicine by the medical practices or any of their physicians.

 

 

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers 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.

 

OptumCare is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment

 

 

Job Keywords: Claims examiner, Ontario, CA, California

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Claims Examiner - Ontario, CA