To review, research, and resolve claims for all Medi-Cal claim types within established production and quality standards, including manual processing. Completes and processes claims and claims worksheets. Creates appropriate documentation that reflects the actions taken and status of the claim. Generates provider communication, such as letters, as necessary. Routes and tracks claims requiring review by other staff and departments, and processes when possible. Claims Examiner II is distinguished from Claims Examiner I by a higher level of autonomy and experience, as well as an ability to process a wider range of claim types.
Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent; minimum one (1) year in Medi-Cal billing and/or claims examining experience in an automated environment.
Special Skills, Licenses and Certifications
Effective written and oral communication skills. Good organization skills. Knowledge of claims processing and/or Medi-Cal billing, CPT, and ICD-10 knowledge preferred.
Performance Based Competencies
Ability to effectively exercise good judgement within scope of authority and handle sensitive issues with tact and diplomacy. Ability to stay focused on repetitive work and meet production and quality standards. Ability to accurately complete tasks within established timelines. Consistently meets production standards without compromising quality on all tasks.
Work Environment And Physical Demands
Ability to use a microcomputer keyboard. More than 95% of work time is spent in front of a computer monitor. When required, ability to move, carry, or lift objects of varying size, weighing up to 5 lbs.
Additional Preferred Skills:
All HealthPlan employees are expected to:
IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER NOTICE
The job duties, elements, responsibilities, skills, functions, experience, educational factors and the requirements and conditions listed in this job description are representative only and not exhaustive or definitive of the tasks that an employee may be required to perform. The employer reserves the right to revise this job description at any time and to require employees to perform other tasks as circumstances or conditions of its business, competitive considerations, or work environment change.