Optician Customer Service Representative - March Vision Care - Los Angeles, CA - Veteran's Welcome

  1. Los Angeles,CA
  2. Sep 05, 2017
  3. Healthcare : General Healthcare

Position Description:

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:
  • Assist all customers (members, providers, payors, etc.) with all inquiries
  • Responds to telephone inquiries related to claims processing and eligibility information in a professional manner while displaying empathy toward the callers concern
  • Interprets pricing and benefit documents to ensure accurate responses to calls
  • Forwards issues, attaching all necessary documentation, to the appropriate internal departments to ensure the correction of inaccurately processed claims, i.e.; Appeals, UM, Claims, etc.
  • Plans and organizes workload to ensure efficient and timely resolution of issues

Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Candidates must be able to work a day shift schedule, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday.
  • Candidates must have experience directly related to opticianry
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Bilingual and fluent in English and Spanish
  • Customer service experience in a medical claims processing environment
  • Working knowledge of CPT, ICD - 9 coding, medical terminology and HCFA 1500 claim formats
  • Working knowledge of CMS (HCFA) and DMHC guidelines
  • Ability to interpret pricing and benefit documents
  • Experience with HIPAA
  • Knowledge of standard billing practices
  • Completion of an accredited optical program
Soft Skills:
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organizational and prioritization skills
  • Ability to retain composure in stressful situations
  • Ability to read with attention to detail
Careers with MARCH® Vision Care. Now this is a place where you can bring your compassion and desire to innovate. MARCH® Vision Care was built with a groundbreaking platform in mind for delivering quality vision care — one that not only focuses on early disease detection, but also uses state - of - the - art technology to help improve communication between members and their doctors. As part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we specialize in the administration of vision care benefits for managed care organizations, specifically for government sponsored programs such as Medicaid, Medicare, Medicare - Medicaid Plans, and Healthcare Exchange. Join our team and you'll quickly realize this is the opportunity 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.

Keywords: UHG, Los Angeles, customer service, telephonic, optician, issue resolution, MARCH VISION

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