TELECOMMUTE – US National
Title:Patient Financial Services Representative I – Variable Shift – Remote
$2,000 Sign On Bonus For External Candidates
You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.
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This position is responsible for determining the patient financial component for patient services. Estimates, communicates and collects the patient financial responsibility and provides patient financial counseling.
Employees are required to have flexibility to work any of our 8-hour shift schedules during our normal business hours of 7:00am 5:30pm CST, Monday to Friday.
*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.
Assists patients in understanding their insurance benefits including their co-payment, deductible and co-insurance responsibility
Educates patient regarding financial assistance programs when appropriate
Obtains patient demographic information and requests financial responsibility from the patient
Determines patient qualification for coverage by third-party payer and informs financial counselor, patient or family member of status
Verifies all commercial insurance coverage, workers compensation insurance, TPL insurance and state and government programs
Documents and resolves patient concerns or inquiries that are received via telephone or mail
Validates Master Patient Index according to departmental policy
Review physician documentation
Performs other duties as assigned
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.
High school diploma / GED (or higher)
1+ years of healthcare experience
Required to have a dedicated work area established that is separated from other living areas and provides information privacy
Ability to keep all company sensitive documents secure (if applicable)
Must live in a location that can receive a UnitedHealth Group approved high-speed internet connection or leverage an existing high-speed internet service
UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.
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