Claims Examiner (Temporary)
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Join a truly mission-driven organization! Independent, nonprofit UCare is recognized as one of the Minnesota's leading health plans. We provide more than 225,000 members across Minnesota and western Wisconsin with the health coverage plans and services they need to maintain and improve their health. The innovative coverage we create makes a difference for Medicare-eligible individuals, individuals and families enrolled in Minnesota Health Care Programs, such as MinnesotaCare and Medical Assistance, and disabled adults with special health care needs. UCare is growing in size, membership, products, geographic coverage, and employees. We're an organization that's going places. Be part of a team that cares about you, be part of UCare.
ABOUT UCAREAt UCare, we deliver high-quality health coverage and services to help members of all ages maintain and improve their health. It's a big job that takes innovative ideas, strategic partnerships, and a commitment to doing the right thing. Above all, it takes a compassionate team that is dedicated to making a real difference in the lives of our members and our communities.WORKING AT UCAREWorking at UCare is more than just a career; it's a mission. A mission that defines us as professionals, unites us as an organization, and shapes how we interact with our members and each other. Our values of integrity, community, quality, flexibility, and respect permeate every aspect of our organization - from who we are and how we act, to what we do and how we do it. We owe our continued success to our employees who proudly embody our mission and values in everything they do. CLAIMS EXAMINER (TEMPORARY)Position DescriptionResearch, resolve, examine and process paper and/or electronic claims submitted for payment. Interact with internal customers to obtain needed information for claim processing. Process claims reviewing Policies and Procedures, Coordination of Benefits, and applying appropriate plan provisions, CMS Regulations and DHS guidelines for payment determination.·Ensure accurate and timely processing of claims in accordance with DHS and CMS Regulations and Claims Department Work Instructions.·Maintain department production and quality standards.·Work pending file as directed by Claims Leadership. Follow up on pending claims according to Department Service Level Agreements. ·Interaction with internal customers to obtain needed information to process claims and to provide detailed claim information.·Other duties as assigned. EducationHigh School diploma or equivalent required.Required ExperienceSix months experience with medical claims knowledge. Knowledge of ICD10 and CPT coding and medical terminology experience. Previous claims processing.Preferred ExperienceExperience in a healthcare organization, working knowledge of Medicaid, Medical Assistance, Minnesota Care, Medicare and Commercial is helpful. Amisys Claims System and MACESS EXP experience a plus. THE UCARE DIFFERENCEUCare is proud to be a recognized Star Tribune Top Workplace for the 7th consecutive year. As a part of our collaborative team, you'll experience the rewards that come with helping others and seeing the positive results of your hard work. We value and respect each individual's ideas and contributions, and give you the freedom to grow both personally and professionally. We are centrally located, and offer onsite education, equipment and wellness resources, a myriad of volunteer activities, and a number of other rewards. If you're looking for a welcoming environment that celebrates what you have to offer, helps you build on your strengths, and gives you the opportunity to truly make a difference, we invite you to apply. As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, we welcome and employ a diverse employee group committed to meeting the needs of UCare, our members, and the communities we serve.
Enter a highly collaborative environment where people are truly engaged, and feedback is valued. You'll enjoy a competitive salary and benefits, as well as a host of other perks, including a nationally recognized wellness program, and a bright, open, award-winning office space in Northeast Minneapolis just minutes from major freeways and retail centers.
At UCare, we welcome and employ a diverse employee group committed to meeting the needs of UCare, our members, and the communities we serve.