This position adjudicates medical and dental insurance claims in a timely and accurate manner for the full range of company insurance products. The work includes responsibilities such as claim processing, audit of processed claims, claim adjustments, recovery of funds, process events and customer service relating to claims.
Ensures adjudication of assigned medical claims in an accurate and timely manner to include the completion of adjustments, recovery of funds, member service incident reports, and the coordination of benefits.
Verifies adjudicate claim payments independently and in accordance with plan guidelines. Claim payments must be directed and approved by the Claims Manager prior to adjudication.
Provides timely and accurate information to plan members and providers regarding claims, benefits, member out-of-pocket expenses, and payments via telephone or in writing.
High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge.
The knowledge of medical claims typically acquired over two to three years of work experience in medical claims adjudication. Must also have thorough understanding and knowledge of the UB92 and HCFA 1500 forms, medical procedure terminology, contract interpretation and knowledge of CPT, HCPCS and ICD-9 coding and how they apply to claims adjudication. Must possess a working knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, and self-funded insurance, coding rules and coverage guidelines based on the Medicare and HCFA rules and regulations. A complete understanding of the coordination of benefits functions to ensure proper payments or recovery of funds is required.
Requires the ability to work effectively with common office software, and to use effective oral and written communication, team working customer service skills.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
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