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Job Category:

Claims

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Recovery / Resolutions Consultant - Franklin, TN

UHG - Franklin, Tennessee

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.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Investigates, reviews, and provides clinical and / or coding expertise in the application of medical and reimbursement policies within the claim adjudication process through file review.  This could include Medical Director / physician consultations, interpretation of state and federal mandates, applicable benefit language, medical and reimbursement policies and consideration of relevant clinical information.
  • Performs clinical coverage review of post - service, pre - payment claims, which requires interpretation of state and federal mandates, applicable benefit language, medical & reimbursement policies, coding requirements and consideration of relevant clinical information on claims with aberrant billing patterns.
  • Performs clinical coding review to ensure accuracy of medical coding and utilizes clinical expertise and judgment to determine correct coding and billing.
  • Identifies aberrant billing patterns and trends, evidence of fraud, waste or abuse, and recommends providers to be flagged for review.
  • Maintains and manages daily case review assignments, with a high emphasis on quality.
  • Provides clinical support and expertise to the other investigative and analytical areas.
  • Participates in provider / client / network meetings, which may include provider education through written communication.
  • Participates in training of new staff, and serves as a clinical resource to other areas within the clinical investigative team.

Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED or higher
  • LPN / RN License with 2+ years of current experience with an unrestricted license, OR, 2+ years experience as a Certified Coder
  • 2+ years of CPT / HCPCS / ICD - 9/ ICD - 10 coding experience with a thorough knowledge of health insurance business including industry terminology and regulatory guidelines
Assets:
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in healthcare field
  • Healthcare Claims / Managed Care experience
  • Investigational and / or Auditing experience
  • Client service experience
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s a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.


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