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As a Claim Processor you would be trained to have a good foundation on claim review and processing claims, to ensure accurate payment for services rendered to members utilizing tools and processes or accurate denials if claim does not meet criteria for payment. Ensuring timelines established are met as directed within the providers contract and/or entities i.e. Medicare and Medicaid. Responsibilities include the use of tools provided during training, resources available daily as well as utilizing the claim processing system. Utilizing these tools for accurate review for clean claims as well as accurate payment or denial of claims processed. Meeting quality and production standards to ensure compliance with guidelines are met.
Your pay and benefits are important components of your journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefits to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.
Banner Health Network (BHN) is an accountable care organization that joins Arizona's largest health care provider, Banner Health, and an extensive network of primary care and specialty physicians to provide the most comprehensive healthcare solutions for Maricopa County and parts of Pinal County. Through BHN, known nationally as an innovative leader in new health care models, insurance plans and physicians are coming together to work collaboratively to keep members in optimal health, while reducing costs.
POSITION SUMMARY This position, under general direction, will provide support to the claims department leadership team, trainer/auditors and systems team to ensure the department's compliance goals are met.
CORE FUNCTIONS 1. Data-enters and adjudicates internal and external claims on a timely basis in accordance with departmental policies, procedures and standards.
2. Researches resubmitted or corrected claims and pend appropriately. Adheres to governmental guidelines for processing claims.
3. Refers fee schedule, vendor contract, plan problems or concerns to manager or senior level processors for intervention. Enters Siebel requests for provider updates, medical review, enrollment review, and coding review. Trouble shoots, identifies, and resolves special handling requirements related to pricing, contracting, and system issues. Processes CMS 1500 and/or UB04 claims.
4. This position works under supervision, prioritizing data from multiple sources to provide quality care and support. Incumbents work in a fast-paced, sometimes stressful environment with a strong focus on customer service. Interacts with staff at all levels throughout the organization.
Performs all functions according to established policies, procedures, regulatory and accreditation requirements, as well as applicable professional standards. Provides all customers of Banner Health with an excellent service experience by consistently demonstrating our core and leader behaviors each and every day.
Knowledge, skills and abilities typically obtained through two years of medical billing or claims processing experience or proven ability to be successful in this position.
Knowledge of CPT-4, ICD-9, and HCPCS codes, and CMS 1500 and/or UB04 forms. Good interpersonal skills, strong decision making skills.
Knowledge of Health Plan policies and/or AHCCCS regulations and IDX system. Ability to meet minimum production standards, research and process complex claims.
Two years of IDX claims system experience preferred.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
What might draw you to Banner Health? A great health care career, of course—and a great place to live, no matter what stage of life you’re in. With facilities across the West, there is a health care career for everyone, from big city living in the Phoenix area to friendly small towns in the mountains and plains. As one of the largest nonprofit health systems in the country, Banner Health offers both the stability that comes with success and the possibility of exploring new areas of the country. If you’re looking to be a key contributor to a forward-looking organization, you’ll experience a wide variety of professional advantages:
Our expansive system offers you an unmatched variety of clinical settings – from large urban trauma center to small rural hospital, ambulatory to home health.
Our commitment to healthcare innovation means you always have the latest technologies at your fingertips to help you provide the finest care possible.
The size, success and growth of our system provide you with the stability and options to pursue your desired career path.
Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits offer you options to complement your unique needs.