1+ months

LHI Senior Billing Analyst - La Crosse, WI or US Remote - 902537

La Crosse, WI 54601 Work Remotely
  • Job Code
    902537

At Optum, the mission is clear:Help people live heathier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone

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LHI is one of 4 businesses under OptumServe. OptumServeprovides health care services and proven expertise to help federal government agencies modernize the U.S. health system and improve the health and well - being of Americans.

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By joining OptumServe you are part of the family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a leader across most major segments in the U.S. health care system.

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LHI was founded in 1999 and acquired by Optum in 2011, LHI specializes in creating and managing health care programs through on - location services, patient - specific in - clinic appointments, telehealth assessments, or any combination based on customer need. LHI's customizable solutions serve the diverse needs of commercial customers, as well as federal and state agencies, including the U.S. Departments of Defense, Veterans Affairs, and Health and Human Services.

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There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Ready for a new path? Start doingyour life's best work.SM

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TheSenior Billing Analystis responsible for analyzing billing data and ensuring accuracy of invoices and billing reports.Other duties include monitoring customer funding balances and aged receivables to ensure prompt payment.Assisting with invoice preparation as needed.This position will also provide input for contract implementation as well as policy and procedure changes.

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Youll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

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Training will be conducted virtually from your home.

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*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Groups Telecommuter Policy.

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What we do defines who we are. Take a deeper look at how we're providing support during this global health crisis and search for a way you can get involved. View our Covid - 19 Resources Page at: https://info.uhg.com/

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Primary Responsibilities:

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  • Utilize multiple reports to ensure the accuracy of billing transactions
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  • Review and validate customer pricing and setup
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  • Investigate and resolve billing discrepancies
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  • Assist with invoice preparation and reconciliation of billing to A/R; Monitor outstanding A/R balances and take appropriate action
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  • Prepare reports and analyses as required in support of the monthly financial closing process and contractual obligations
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  • Provide input to policies, systems, and procedures for effective control of billing
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  • Assist in development of new processes within Billing and other departments
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  • Test system changes
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  • Internal audit of invoices
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  • This position is not related to claims or reimbursement
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Youll 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.

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Required Qualifications:

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  • Associate's Degree (or higher)
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  • 3+ years of billing and/or accounting experience
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  • Microsoft Office proficient - Word, Excel, and Outlook including the ability to open, create, edit, save, and send documents, spreadsheets, and emails, other forms of documents.
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  • Ability to adjust workday hours during peak periods of activity to ensure timely and accurate delivery of invoices and reports
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    If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will berequiredto screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. When in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are required to wear a mask in common areas. In addition, employees must comply with any state and local masking orders

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Preferred Qualifications:

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  • Experience in a service or healthcare industry
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  • Working knowledge of medical terminology, ICD - 9, ICD - 10, CPT coding
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  • National Career Readiness Certificate
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Soft Skills:

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  • Strong organizational and time management skills
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  • Ability to cooperate and coordinate with both internal and external departmental staff to resolve questions, problem solve more complex issues and ensure the timely delivery of departmental objectives
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  • Detail oriented with strong analytic and problem - solving skills
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  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
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  • Ability to understand complex billing arrangements
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UnitedHealth Group is an essential business. The health and safety of our team members is our highest priority, so we are taking a science driven approach to slowly welcome and transition some of our workforce back to the office with many safety protocols in place. We continue to monitor and assess before we confirm the return of each wave, paying specific attention to geography - specific trends. At this time, 90% of our non - clinical workforce transitioned to a work at home (remote) status. We have taken steps to ensure the safety of our 325,000 team members and their families, providing them with resources and support as they continue to serve the members, patients and customers who depend on us.

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Some of the steps weve taken to ensure employee well - being include:

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  • Transitioned our new hire training classes to be conducted virtually
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  • Launched our ProtectWell app and UnitedCARES program to help ease the burden and stress for our UnitedHealth Group team members and their immediate family affected by COVID - 19
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  • Daily updates from our CEO Dave Wichmann to support and inspire team members during this challenging time
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  • Onsite social distancing and increased sanitization measures for employees who have been welcomed back to our offices
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  • Fully cover the COVID - 19 healthcare costs for our employees
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  • Employees who self - identify as high risk or who live with someone who is high risk have been asked to remain working from home
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You can learn more about all we are doing to fight COVID - 19 and support impacted communities at: https://www.unitedhealthgroup.com/newsroom/addressing-covid.html

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Careers with LHI.Our focus is simple. Were innovators in cost - effective health care management. And when you join our team, youll be a partner in impacting the lives of our customers, and employees. Weve joined OptumHealth, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the health system work better for everyone. Were located on the banks of the beautiful Mississippi River in La Crosse, Wis., with a satellite office in Chicago and remote employees throughout the United States. Were supported by a national network of more than 25,000 medical and dental providers. Simply put, together we work toward a healthier tomorrow for everyone. Our team members are selected for their dedication and mission - driven focus. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to doyour lifes best work.SM

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Colorado Residents Only: The hourly range for Colorado residents is $20.77 to $36.88 (add additional reference for sales and physicians). 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.

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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.

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UnitedHealth Groupis a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Keywords: healthcare, health care, billing, analyst,work at home, work from home, WAH, WFH, remote, telecommute, hiring immediately

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Posted: 2020-12-02 Expires: 2021-03-04

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.

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