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Supervisor Billing - Teterboro, NJ

Position Description:
Healthcare isn't just changing. It's growing more complex every day. ICD-10 Coding replaces ICD-9. Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead? Hospitals and Healthcare organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital part of their evolution. And that's what fueled these exciting new opportunities.
Who are we? Optum360. We're a dynamic new partnership formed by Dignity Health and Optum to combine our unique expertise. As part of the growing family of UnitedHealth Group, we'll leverage our compassion, our talent, our resources and experience to bring financial clarity and a full suite of Revenue Management services to Healthcare Providers, nationwide.
If you're looking for a better place to use your passion, your ideas and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.SM
Primary Responsibilities:
Incumbent must have prior knowledge and experience in the Healthcare and billing industry
Candidate must be an innovative thinker willing to take the lead on special projects
Must be able to write, implement policies and ensure the team is following them
Monitor the A/R and ensure that proper steps are taken to reduce the risk of collectability
Ability to analyze insurance data, trend results and summarize in detail
Work well with peers and be able to lead a team to successfully meet metrics given
Must be able to multi-task and ensure all deliverables are met timely
Should be able to teach direct reports the functionality of the billing system and collection process
Needs to be technically savvy and be able to lead the team on new and improved tools for better outcomes
Ability to research issues and provide guidance to the team
Must have excellent written and oral communication skills
Candidate must have excellent follow up skills
Manage and guide a team of 11 representatives
Required Qualifications:
High School Diploma / GED or higher
3 years of experience in a Supervisory role in the Healthcare & Billing Industry
Knowledge of CPT's, electronic billing & HCFA billing
Ability to analyze insurance data, trend results and summarize in detail within MS Excel
The ability to learn new and complex computer system applications
Must be able to write, implement policies and ensure the team is following them
Ability to research issues and provide guidance to the team
Available to work 40 hours (as needed)
Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree (or higher) in Accounting or Business preferred
Soft Skills:
Prior stable work experience
Careers with OptumInsight. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the Healthcare industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for
millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.SM
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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