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Health Advocates Medical Claims Negotiator Trainee in Chatsworth, California

Health Advocatesiis seekingiMedical Claims NegotiatoriTraineesifor our main office iniChatsworth, CA.ii i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i i WE OFFER PAID TRAINING!Job SummaryDevelop knowledge and skills in evaluating disputed HMO and PPO claims to determine main cause and develop written and verbal appeals.Job ResponsibilitiesEvaluate dispute reasons and implement strategies to engage in negotiations with Plans, Medical Groups, IPA's (Independent Physician Associations), MSO (Management Services Organization), and TPA's (Third Party Administrators) utilizing legal concepts related to Health and Safety Codes, Department of Managed Care, Department of Insurance, and other Healthcare related agenciesReview denied accounts to continue pursuit of lost revenueEnsure timely contact and follow up with related parties for prompt resolution on claimsQualificationsHigh School diploma or GED equivalent required; College degree a plusKnowledge of medical terminology, billing, coding, or insurances helpfulStrong analytical skillsIndependent problem solving abilitiesiExcellent verbal and written communication skillsDetail-oriented with good organizational and time management skillsBasic office skills and computer literacy requiredMust be able to type 35 WPMiWorking Title:iCase ManagerPay Rate:i$17.00+ per hour (Depending on Experience)Position Type:iFull-time; Non-exemptSchedule:iAlternative work week schedule-Mon-Thurs 7:30 am-5:00 pm and Fri 7:30 am-12:30 pmOther:iWe conduct assessment testing and post offer background checksBenefitsHealth Advocates offers a comprehensive benefits package to meet the needs of today's employees. They include: Healthcare and Insurance Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Employee Discounts, Employee Assistance Program, Credit Union, Rideshare Incentives, Employee Referral Program, Vacation/Holiday/Sick Leave and other time off.About UsFounded in 1990, Health Advocates is the largest privately funded public advocacy company in California providing Eligibility and Recovery services to California public health systems, private hospitals, clinics, health plans, government agencies, and individuals. We are dedicated to identifying medical coverage from third-party sources such as Medi-Cal, Social Security (SSI/SSDI), and other health insurance programs to minimize uncompensated care to the benefit of both our clients and the patients and applicants they serve. Our success is born from a very unique blend of resources, expertise, and an unwavering determination to identify coverage and recovery solutions on behalf of patients that simply have no ability to pay their increasing financial healthcare debts. Innovation and compassion are integral to Health Advocates' identity and these attributes have historically served our clients very well. We are proud of our past, excited about our future, and confident of our continued success.This position requires access to confidential protected health information (PHI). Our employees are expected to protect the privacy of all PHI in accordance with Health Advocates' privacy policies and procedures and as required by state and federal law including but not limited to the HIPAA Security and Privacy Rule.Health Advocates21540 Plummer Street, Suite BChatsworth, CA 91311(818) 995-9500 p(818) 995-6872 fHealth Advocates is an equal opportunity employer. We believe all of our employees should be treated fairly, consistently, and with dignity and respect. Our goal is to maintain a satisfied and productive team of employees. The keys to reaching that goal are effective leadership, fair and competitive wages and benefits, dedication to the job, and close attention to employee relations matters.i