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17 Nov 2021

Full-Time Medical Insurance Verifier

valvidal – Posted by valvidal Denton, Texas, United States

Job Description

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Department Summary

The University of North Texas (UNT) Student Health and Wellness center is a full service medical center offering general wellness and specialty medical care to all UNT students. The Student Health and Wellness Center is staffed with licensed physicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, certified lab technologists, psychiatrists, registered nurses, registered dietitians, radiology technicians, and massage therapists.The University of North Texas is a state employer offering great benefits, including medical, dental, life, retirement, ample paid time off, and great work/life balance.

Position Overview

Acts as the primary Insurance verification specialist for the Student Health & Wellness Center (SHWC) for the UNT-endorsed student health insurance carrier, and commercial insurance plans.
Minimum Qualifications
High school diploma/GED equivalent and three years of general office or clerical experience. Substitution of education for experience allowed.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Ability to problem-solve and make decisions.
• Skill in recording and compiling material for reports.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Ability to work independently with limited supervision.
• Experience with filing medical insurance claims, working denials, and posting insurance payments.
• Working knowledge of medical terminology, CPT, ICD10CM and HCPCS coding.
• Ability to professionally handle clients in stressful situations with empathy and composure.

Preferred Qualifications

The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:
* Previous healthcare office experience.
* Previous college healthcare experience.
* Previous insurance verification experience

Job Duties

Presents a professional demeanor when interacting with internal and external customers. Follows appropriate chain of command.

Participates in all mandatory SHWC trainings and meetings, including committees, as assigned. Practices and follows proper privacy and security regulations.

Participates/volunteers with SHWC events, including internal events, orientations, etc.

Verifies commercial and student health insurance benefits in a timely manner.

Answers billing and insurance questions. Documents appropriate notes in the practice management

Assists with Billing Department coverage, as needed.

Identifies and reconciles posting problems and communicates information to the patient, supervisor, and other entities as necessary.

Other duties as assigned.

EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

How to Apply

To be considered for this opportunity please follow the link below and complete the application https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/52535  

Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 20,000 - 40,000.

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