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Associate Claims Representative - National Remote

FULL TIME$20 - 23
High School 1 Year

This job is located in California, but it's a remote job that can be done from anywhere you choose. full time work can be a good way to explore different types of work without committing long-term. The salary you can expect for this job, if you are selected, is $20 - 23. January 3, 2024 is when the Associate Claims Representative - National Remote job posting was initiated, and it will no longer be accessible after March 20, 2024. This job requires that you have at least 12 months of relevant work experience in the same field. It is essential to fulfill the requirement of completing High School for this job vacancy.

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

At UnitedHealthcare, we’re simplifying the health care experience, creating healthier communities and removing barriers to quality care. The work you do here impacts the lives of millions of people for the better. Come build the health care system of tomorrow, making it more responsive, affordable and equitable. Ready to make a difference? Join us and start doing your life’s best work.SM

Imagine this. Every day, in claims centers around the world, UnitedHealth Group is processing and resolving payment information for millions of transactions. Would you think we have some great technology? Would you think we know how to manage volume? You would be right. No one's better. And no company has put together better teams of passionate, energetic and all out brilliant Associate Claims Representatives. This is where you come in. We'll look to you to maintain our reputation for service, accuracy, and a positive claims experience. We'll back you with great training, support, and opportunities.

This position is full - time (40 hours / week), Monday - Friday. Employees are required to have the flexibility to work an assigned 8 hour shift during our normal business hours of 5:00am - 5:30pm CST (Central Standard Time zone) including the flexibility to work occasional overtime and weekends based on business need.

We offer 14 weeks of paid training. The hours during training will be 7:00am - 3:30pm CST (Central Standard Time zone) from Monday - Friday. Training hours may vary. Training will be conducted virtually from your home.

  • All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide general claims support by reviewing and processing claims
  • Calculate other insurance and benefits
  • Participate in meetings to share, discuss, and solution for question or error trends, as well as potential process improvements
  • Consistently meet established productivity, schedule adherence, and quality standards

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

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  • High School Diploma / GED
  • 1+ years of experience in a related environment (i.e., office, administrative, clerical, customer service, etc.), using computers as the primary job tools
  • 1+ years of experience with Windows personal computer applications, which includes the ability to navigate multiple programs and learn new and complex computer system applications
  • Experience with using Microsoft Word (create, update, and format documents) and Microsoft Excel (create,update, and sort spreadsheets, pivot tables, and data)
  • Ability to commit to 14 weeks of training (attendance is mandatory)
  • Must be 18 years of age OR older
  • Ability to work any full - time 8-hour shift schedule between the hours of 5:00am - 5:30pm CST (Central Standard Time zone) from Monday - Friday including the flexibility to work occasional overtime and weekends based on business need

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience with processing medical, dental, prescription, OR mental health claims
  • Basic understanding of healthcare claims including ICD - 9 and CPT codes

Telecommuting Requirements:

  • Ability to keep all company sensitive documents secure (if applicable)
  • Required to have a dedicated work area established that is separated from other living areas and provides information privacy.
  • Must live in a location that can receive a UnitedHealth Group approved high-speed internet connection or leverage an existing high-speed internet service.

California, Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Washington or Rhode Island Residents Only: The hourly range for California / Colorado / Connecticut / Nevada / New York / New Jersey / Washington / Rhode Island residents is $16.00 - $27.31 per hour. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone–of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location, and income–deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups, and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes — an enterprise priority reflected in our mission.

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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