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Government Collector - Phoenix, AZ

Job Description:

Position Description:

Health
care isn't just changing.  It's growing more complex every day.  ICD10
replaces ICD9.  Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial
constraints.  Where does it all lead?   Hospitals and health care
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 health care 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.
 
If you
want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be
really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your
peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing
your life's best work

The Government Collector is responsible
for insurance premium collections. Positions in this function contact
customers to determine reason for payment delinquency, negotiate and
advise on collection of overdue bills and take appropriate action to
recover overdue payments. Handling of unresolved inquiries/issues, and
responsible for developing, implementing, maintaining and managing
organization policies on collection practices. May work with outside
legal counsel and/or outside agencies in more complex collection cases.

This
function is responsible for insurance premium collections. Positions in
this function contact customers to determine reason for payment
delinquency. Negotiate and advise on collection of overdue bills and
take appropriate action to recover overdue payments. Handles unresolved
inquiries/issues. Responsible for developing, implementing, maintaining
and managing organization policies on collection practices. May work
with outside legal counsel and/or outside agencies in more complex
collection cases.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Receive and review all correspondence daily from the home office
  • Follow up on assigned insurance accounts.
  • Assist all hospital employees with any needs that arise.
  • Make outgoing insurance calls on Ingram accounts.
  • Act
    as an on-site liaison between Ingram and Associates and the hospital;
    Notify Management of any issues or concerns that may arise.
  • Our
    ideal candidate is an adept communicator; deadline oriented, and
    self-motivated, with excellent follow-up and customer service skills.
  • Limited work experience.
  • Works on simple tasks using established procedures.
  • Depends on others for guidance.
  • Work is typically reviewed by others.

Job Requirements:

Requirements:


  • High school diploma/ GED
  • 1+ years experience with Medicare regulations
  • 1+ years experience with UB04 and filing requirements

Take the next step, online at: www.yourlifesbestwork.com

Careers with OptumInsight.
Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health
care 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.

 


Diversity
creates a healthier atmosphere: All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.



UnitedHealth
Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug
test before beginning employment. In addition, employees in certain
positions are subject to random drug testing.


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Job Category: Accounting
Health Care
Admin - Clerical
Job Reference Code: UHG-550615
Position Type: Full-Time
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