Provider Relations Representative - Remote

Employer
UnitedHealth Group
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Sep 24, 2021
Closes
Sep 26, 2021
Ref
109734094
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Insurance
Hours
Full Time
Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from within the US as you take on some tough challenges.Primary Responsibilities Assist in end-to-end provider claims and help enhance call quality Assist in efforts to enhance ease of use of physician portal and future services enhancements Contribute to design and implementation of programs that build/nurture positive relationships between the health plan, providers and practice managers Support development and management of provider networks Help implement training and development of external providers through education programs Identify gaps in network composition and services to assist network contracting and development teams Great opportunity comes with significant challenge. You'll be part of a performance driven, fast paced organization that is serving multiple markets and you'll be ensuring proper implementation of complex contracts.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: High school diploma or GED 4+ years of managed care or medical insurance experience 1+ years experience in a claims, customer service or provider support role Proven oral communication skills including telephone etiquette Proficiency with MS programs including Excel and WordPreferred Qualifications: Undergraduate degreeTechnology Careers with Optum. 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.(sm)*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter PolicyColorado Residents Only: The hourly range for Colorado residents is $20.77 to $36.88. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, in addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.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.Key Word: #RPO, Claims, managed care, medical insurance, customer service, provider support, remote, telecommute, work from home, work at home, WFH, WAH, hiring immediately