Job type full-time
Full job description
If you are located within eastern time zone, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* (work from home) as you take on some tough challenges.
Combine two of the fastest - growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration, and opportunity and this is what you getLeading edge technology in an industry that`s improving the lives of millionsHere, innovation isn`t about another gadget, it`s about making healthcare data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliablyThere`s no room for errorJoin us and start doing your life’s best workSm
This position is full-time (40 hours/week) monday - fridayEmployees are required to work our normal business hours of 8:00am – 5:00pmPhones lines are turned on at 8:30am and off at 4:00pmIt may be necessary, given the business need, to work occasional overtime or weekends.
*all telecommuters will be required to adhere to unitedhealth group’s telecommuter policy.
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.
High school diploma / ged (or higher) or equivalent years of work experience
1+ years of customer service experience or experience in a medical office, health care, call-center or office setting analyzing and solving customer problems
Familiarity with computer and windows pc applications, which includes the ability to navigate and learn new and complex computer system applications
Proficient in translating health care-related jargon and complex processes into simple, step-by-step instructions customers can understand and act upon
Prior health care experience
Knowledge of billing/finance and eligibility processes, practices and concepts
Reside within eastern time zone, preferably in philadelphia, pa, atlanta, ga, and tampa, fl
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
Proficient conflict management skills including the ability to resolve stressful situations
Demonstrated ability to listen skillfully, collect relevant information, build rapport and respond to customers in a compassionate manner
Unitedhealth group requires all new hires and employees to report their covid-19 vaccination status.
Military & veterans find your next mission: we know your background and experience is different and we like thatUnitedhealth group values the skills, experience and dedication that serving in the military demandsIn fact, many of the values defined in the service mirror what the unitedhealth group culture holds true: integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation and performanceWhether you are looking to transition from active duty to a civilian career, or are an experienced veteran or spouse, we want to help guide your career journeyLearn more at https://uhg.hr/transitioning-military
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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 workplaceCandidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
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