Expanding access to affordable, high quality health care starts here. This is where some of the most innovative ideas in health care are created every day. This is where bold people with big ideas are writing the next chapter in health care. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) The Credentialing Coordinator is responsible for activities associated with credentialing or re - credentialing physicians and providers, including processing provider applications and re - applications including initial mailing, review, and loading into the database tracking system ensuring high quality standards are maintained. Credentialing Coordinators will assist with audits and provide feedback to reduce errors and improve processes and performance. Responsible for the development of credentialing policies and procedures. May oversee primary source verification activities. Primary Responsibilities:
Apply knowledge / skills to activities that often vary from day to day.
Demonstrate a moderate level of knowledge and skills in own function.
Require little assistance with standard and non - standard requests.
Solve routine problems on own.
Work with supervisor to solve more complex problems.
Prioritize and organize own work to meet agreed upon deadlines.
Work with others as part of a team.
Basic credentialing knowledge preferred, i.e., the difference between an MD and a DO, what is a Board Certified provider, what is a primary care provider vs. specialist, etc.
Keeps on tasks, meets deadlines.
Takes the initiative to write excellent notes while training in order to refer back to them to complete work; Does not just rely on asking the same questions, but also analyzes and researches.
Attention to detail is a must and great organizational skills
Is able to work independently but will ask for guidance when needed
Takes initiative to ask to assist in other areas, as work grows and is willing to learn more and put forth extra effort
Understands that we have rigorous deadlines and is willing to invest more time to meet them
Has great camaraderie and interaction with peers and provider office personnel
UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.
We are committed to introducing innovative approaches, products and services that can improve personal health and promote healthier populations in local communities. Our core capabilities... in clinical care resources, information and technology uniquely enable us to meet the evolving needs of a changing health care environment as millions more Americans enter a structured system of health benefits and we help build a stronger, higher quality health system that is sustainable for the long term.
We serve our clients and consumers through two distinct platforms:
?UnitedHealthcare, which provides health care coverage and benefits services.
?Optum, which provides information and technology-enabled health services.