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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM

 

Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

 

Job Category:

Customer Services

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Customer Service Representative - Schaumburg, IL

UHG - Schaumburg, Illinois

Posted: 11/12/2018

Welcome to one of the toughest and most fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)


The Customer Service Representative is responsible for providing expertise and customer service support to members, customers, and/or providers. Direct phone-based customer interaction to answer and resolve a wide variety of inquiries. Employees in jobs labeled with SCA must support a government Service Contract Act (SCA) agreement.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent customer service 
  • Constantly meet established productivity, schedule adherence, and quality standards
  • Respond to complex customer calls 
  • Resolve customer service inquiries which could include: 
  • Benefit and Eligibility information 
  • Billing and Payment issues 
  • Customer material requests 
  • Physician assignments 
  • Authorization for treatment 
  • Explanation of Benefits (EOB)
  • Process client correspondences

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • 1+ years of Call Center Customer Service experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft Outlook (email and calendar)
  • Must be able to work Monday – Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • 1+ years of healthcare billing experience
  • EOB experience is a plus
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel (creating and editing spreadsheets)

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 activity

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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.

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

 

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