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UnitedHealth Group

Billing Representative - Melville, NY

UnitedHealth Group - Melville, NY

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.All of us have a short list of the things that make a job great. If your list includes being able to make a difference, count us in as your next place to work. UnitedHealth Group is a Fortune 6 leader in health care at a time when health care is evolving for everyone. Our Billing Representatives are part of an important chain of events that impact the lives of our members in positive ways. Join this group and we’ll have an impact on you. Apply now and discover the exceptional training, support and opportunities to grow that you’d expect from a Fortune 6 leader.What makes this a special challenge? For one, we want to create a quality experience for every person we serve. So, the bar is high for accuracy, communications style and effectiveness. Also, you’ll need to be researching and resolving problems before, during and after calls within a high volume, demanding environment.Primary Responsibilities:Interact with customers to gather support data to ensure invoice accuracy and also work through specific billing discrepanciesProvide input to policies, systems, methods and procedures for the effective management and control of the premium billing functionEducate customers regarding the availability of receiving invoices and remitting payments through online applicationsMonitor outstanding balances and take appropriate actions to ensure clients pay as billedManage the preparation of invoices and complete reconciliation of billing with accounts receivables Required Qualifications:High School Diploma / GED (or higher) or equivalent years of working experienceProficiency with Windows PC applications, which includes the ability to navigate multiple programs and learn new and complex computer system applicationsPrevious experience in billing or collectionsAbility to work a 37.5-hour schedule within the operating hours of the sitePreferred Qualifications:1 years of experience in a related environment (i.e. office, administrative, clerical, customer service, etc.) using phones and computers as the primary job toolsSoft Skills:Ability to multi-task and to understand multiple products and multiple levels of benefits within each productCareers with Optum360. At Optum360, we're on the forefront of health careinnovation. With health care costs and compliance pressures increasing everyday, our employees are committed to making the financial side more efficient,transferable and sustainable for everyone. We're part of the Optum andUnitedHealth Group family of companies, making us part of a global effort toimprove lives through better health care. In other words, it's a great time tobe part of the Optum360 team. Take a closer look now and discover why a careerhere could be the start to doing yourlife'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: Healthcare, Managed Care, Billing Representative, Billing, Collections, Claims, Customer Service, Medical Billing

24 days 17 hours ago

UnitedHealth Group


Billing Representative - Melville, NY UnitedHealth Group - Melville, NY, United States


Location: Melville, NY

Company Profile:
About UnitedHealth Group 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. We are committed to introducing innovative approaches, products and services that can improve personal health and promote healthier populations in local communities. Our core capabilities in clinical care resources, information and technology uniquely enable us to meet the evolving needs of a changing health care environment as millions more Americans enter a structured system of health benefits and we help build a stronger, higher quality health system that is sustainable for the long term