Position Description: Energize your career with one of Healthcare's fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company – where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it's a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world's leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives. We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up. This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum –a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader. Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.–a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader. Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance. The Enrollment Eligibility Representative, within Optum Eligibility Research team. She / he will perform eligibility load exceptions / errors through manual update process within department standards and metrics. Positions in this function are responsible for preparing, processing and maintaining new group and member enrollments. Positions will load new group and member data into the enrollment database. Positions may also be responsible for reconciling eligibility discrepancies. Collaborate with peers and members of the business unit they support to fulfill task at hand and / or special projects. Proven ability to meet or exceed a high level of quality and production metrics. The Enrollment Eligibility Representative will be based out of our San Francisco, CA office. Primary Responsibilities:Respond to various types of member eligibility or group inquiries, including verify enrollment status, from internal and external customersWork independentlyManually updating of eligibility information on a timely basis and tracking, resolving, and reporting errors and problems directly to internal / external customersMaintain eligibility information for the claims systemMake additions, changes, and terminations to employee and dependent dataAnalyze errors and taking appropriate action to resolve errorsProvide prompt, courteous and accurate replies to inquiry and or problem resolution for both internal and external customers Meet department turnaround times and accuracy metricsTeam player
Required Qualifications:High School Diploma or GED 3+ years of experience in an office setting environment using the telephone and computer as the primary instruments to perform job duties 2+ years of customer service experience require within managed care, medical or insurance environment 3+ years of data entry skills Experience with Windows PC applicationsExperience working with Microsoft Excel (creating / updating spreadsheets) and Microsoft Word (creating / updating / formatting documents)Preferred Qualifications: 1+ years of leadership experienceExperience working with the following systems: Eli Admin, CDB, ISet, UNET / TOPS, CBMS, Linx, Facets and Cosmos3+ year of prior claim or eligibility experience Physical Requirements and Work Environment:Frequent speaking, listening using a headset, sitting, use of hands / fingers across keyboard or mouse, handling other objects, long periods working at a computer Service center environment with moderate noise level due to Representatives talking, computers, printers, and floor activityCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So, when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work. 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. Keywords: enrollment, claims, medical claims, healthcare claims, insurance claims, insurance contracts, office, UnitedHealth Group, Optum, customer service representative, customer service, CSR, Data Entry, phone support
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.