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Accounts Receivable Payment Specialist - Financial Protection - Duluth, MN

UHG - Duluth, Minnesota

Posted: 11/12/2018

All of us have a short list of the things that make a job great. If your list includes being able to make a difference, count us in as your next place to work. UnitedHealth Group is a Fortune 15 leader in healthcare at a time when health care is evolving for everyone. Our billing teams are part of an important chain of events that impact the lives of our members in positive ways. Join this group and we'll have an impact on you. Apply now and discover the exceptional training, support, and opportunities to grow that you'd expect from a Fortune 15 leader.

The Financial Protection Accounts Receivable (AR) Payment Specialist is responsible for documenting and reconciling customer’s payments into the FACETS billing system.  The AR Payment Specialist will partner with offshore resources to ensure accurate and timely processing of payments from the vendor.  In addition, the specialist will be required to reconcile the billing and receivable to ensuring accurate payment and posting of the payments received.  The specialist will be required to perform quality auditing of billing activities as well as provide customer support and assistance via a billing email box.  In addition, the AR Payment Specialist will partner and assist the Senior Billing Analysts in resolving outstanding payments related to escalated and aging customers.
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Complete reconciliation of billing with accounts receivables
  • Enter ancillary product (Life, Disability, Supplemental Health, Hospital Indemnity) payments into billing system
  • Gather support data to ensure payment accuracy
  • Provide quality assurance and audit of billing activities
  • Monitor billing email box and provide customer support

Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • Proficiency with Windows PC applications, which includes the ability to navigate multiple programs and learn new and complex computer system applications
Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ year of experience in a related environment (i.e. office, administrative, clerical, customer service, etc.) using phones and computers as the primary job tools
  • Previous experience in billing or collections
Soft Skills:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask, this includes ability to understand multiple products and multiple levels of benefits within each product
  • Ability to remain focused and productive each day though tasks may be repetitive
  • Self-directed and the ability to prioritize caseloads based on business and customer need
  • Ability to multi-task and to understand multiple products and multiple levels of benefits within each product
Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 15 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: 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: UHG, UHC, AR, accounts receivable, payment reconciliation, billing, payment posting, billing specialist, collections, FACETS

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