Claims Examiner

  • Claims
  • Fort Lauderdale
  • 4 months ago
  • 1 available

Job Description

Researches and adjudicates all types of claims to ensure that protocols are followed with regard to provider contracts, member benefit schedules, established guidelines, and departmental policies and procedures.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

·         Processes & adjudicates the claims for accounts requiring multiple disciples in claims processing.

·         Verifies claim information.

·         Reviews referral information for verification of services rendered.

·         Reviews eligibility for verification of member eligibility at time of service.

·         Enters claims information into the claims adjudication system – when applicable.

·         Validates results of claims after completion of pre-processor, adjudication & claims pricing.

·         Corrects all system edits as a result of the 3 step claims process. 

·         Researches, reviews and adjudicates pended claims.

·         Recognizes claims issues/problems, refers them to management and/or appropriate party, and assists in the review and implementation of resolution.

·         Assures that claims are processed in accordance to member benefits, provider contact terms, network protocols, medical authorization and departmental guidelines.

·         Maintains individual productivity reports on claims adjudication.

·         Maintains production and quality standards established by Claims Department Management.

Required Education and Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a Medical Claims processing environment performing claims adjudication with varying levels of difficulty.
  • Prior claims adjudication experience with HMO, PPO, POS, Commercial, Medicare and Medicaid lines of business.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of ICD-9, ICD-10, CPT-4, HCPCS coding, and medical terminology.
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills in English. (both written & verbal)
    • Spanish communication skills helpful but not necessary.
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Date Posted:

Oct 10, 2023

Location

Fort Lauderdale

Job Title

Claims Examiner

Department

Claims

Hours

40h / week

  • Primary industry: Healthcare
  • Company size: 250 - 300
  • Founded in: 1999
  • Phone: 1-800-595-9631
  • Headquarter: Fort Lauderdale, FL
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