Associate Patient Care Coordinator - Tucson, AZ (867198)

    UnitedHealth Group Inc.
    Tucson, AZ
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $11.05 - $14.61

    Job Description

    Position Description

    Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

    The pace is fast, so your ability to multi-task is essential. You should also enjoy working with people and have the communication skills necessary to build strong relationships with our patients.

    *** Primary Care Office. Monday- Friday, 8:00am-5pm. No weekends and closed on all major holidays. Office Location: 1460 W. Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ***

    Primary Responsibilities:
    • Greet patients and answer incoming patient calls
    • Coordinate patient flow
    • Assist patients with intake or admitting processes
    • Collect co-payments, co-insurance and deductibles
    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:
    • High school diploma or GED
    • 1 + years of related work experience, including data entry
    • Bilingual fluency in Spanish and English
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Graduate from an Accredited Medical Assistant program
    • 1 + years of experience in a medical office setting
    • ICD 9 or 10 and CPT coding experience
    • Electronic Medical Records (EMR) experience
    • Ability to read and interpret office forms and insurance cards and understand referrals
    Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular 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: Patient Care Coordinator, Patient Service Representative, Customer Service, Clinic, Clinical Administrative Coordinator, Medical Office, Receptionist, Customer Service, Patient Care, Medical, Healthcare, Admitting and Registration Clerk, health care, Tucson, AZ, Arizona

    Posting ID: 552787321Posted: 2020-05-21