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Technical Claims Specialist

  • Job ID: 373344998
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Health Plan
  • Department: Operations
  • Location: Work From Home
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $18.24 to $30.32 / hour

Description

At UPMC, we’re all here for the same reason – to make Life Changing Medicine happen. Join our team and you will play a unique and important role in our mission to change healthcare for the better.

UPMC Health Plan has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Technical Claims Specialist. The Specialist will support the Operations department. This is a Monday - Friday, daylight role (the shift start time is between 6:00 am and 7:30 am). This is a remote role in PA, but will require travel to the office for orientation/training, department needs, etc.

In this role, you will work to resolve pending claims while meeting or exceeding the designated production and quality standards.  Additionally, you will update data and configuration within the MC400 system. If this role sounds like a great fit for you, apply today!



Responsibilities:

  • Working knowledge of McNet/Batch errors
  • Mentor new team members
  • Interact with internal and external customers to resolve claim adjudication/adjustment issues
  • Maintain mail date integrity
  • Maintain employee/insured confidentiality
  • Resolve outstanding items in accordance with designated standards
  • Successfully complete special projects within designated standards
  • Must be able to manage multiple priorities according to designated standards
  • Openly participate in team meetings and offer ideas and suggestions to ensure client satisfaction and promote teamwork
  • Worked department overtime as required per business need
  • Process standard to complex adjustments (project reports, claim adjustment pends, corrected claims, CUT logs) according to designated standards, while meeting or exceeding production and quality goals
  • Assist with department or other department backlogs as needed
  • Assist with entry/adjudication of claim testing
  • Process standard to complex claims in accordance with company policy and procedures in a timely manner while meeting or exceeding production and quality goals
  • Participate in training programs

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Two years claims processing experience required.
  • Ability to use a QWERTY keyboard.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-9 and CPT coding required.
  • Knowledge of commercial, Medicaid, and Medicare products preferred.
  • Competency in MS Office and PC skills preferred.
  • Ability to demonstrate organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks while maintaining designated production and quality standards.


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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Our Values

At UPMC, we’re driven by shared values that guide our work and keep us accountable to one another. Our Values of Quality & Safety, Dignity & Respect, Caring & Listening, Responsibility & Integrity, Excellence & Innovation play a vital role in creating a cohesive, positive experience for our employees, patients, health plan members, and community. Ready to join us? Apply today.

   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct