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UnitedHealth Group Healthcare Accounts Receivable Representative - Cebu City, Cebu in Cebu City, Philippines

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

It takes a special person to be effective in stressful situations. In fact, it takes a gifted, diplomatic and persistent person who can see past the challenge to a successful outcome. If that's you, get with us because this role at Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, is all about special. You'll consult directly with our customers who have outstanding medical bills to identify reasons for late payments and set up payment plans that are mutually agreeable. It's an important role and it will take all of your skills. Join us and discover the exceptional training, support and opportunities to grow that you'd expect from a Fortune 7 leader.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform research on various computer systems and document customer information regarding current status, payment expectations, notes of conversations and other relevant information

  • Use mail, email and phones to contact customers to discuss, negotiate payment and resolve outstanding medical bill accounts and balances

  • Obtain agreement on potential balance payoff and/or payment terms within stated level of authority and guideline limits

  • Prepare and submits reports to internal management on status of outstanding medical bills and proposed / planned payment settlement details

  • Comply with the terms and conditions of the employment contract, company policies and procedures, and any and all directives (such as, but not limited to, transfer and/or re-assignment to different work locations, change in teams and/or work shifts, policies in regards to flexibility of work benefits and/or work environment, alternative work arrangements, and other decisions that may arise due to the changing business environment). The Company may adopt, vary or rescind these policies and directives in its absolute discretion and without any limitation (implied or otherwise) on its ability to do so

This is a challenging role that requires providing best in class service to our customers during their times of difficulty. It's a fast paced environment that requires focus and ability to multi-task throughout the day. This is a 40 hour, full time role working flexible shifts, sometimes including evenings or Saturdays. We require our employees to be flexible enough to work any shift, any day of the week during those hours.

Required Qualifications:

  • At least 2nd year college completed

  • Previous work experience in BPO handling Healthcare Accounts Receivable and Collections

  • Strong computer skills, including working knowledge of MS Windows and navigation, mouse and keyboarding skills

  • Average to excellent English communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ year of experience in a related environment (i.e. office, administrative, clerical, customer service in a Call Center/BPO setting, etc.) using phones and computers as the primary job tools

  • Preferably with working internet connection of at least 15 mbps in case of working from home. The following options are also available:

  • Corporate internet subsidy for those within available and valid serviceable locations, subject to Company Policy

  • Onsite work for those who are amenable to drive or commute to our office locations

Taking care of business at Optum translates to more meaning and impact as you help improve the lives of millions. Join us. Learn more about how you can start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Optum is a drug-free workplace. © 2021 Optum Global Solutions (Philippines) Inc. All rights reserved.

Job Keywords: Healthcare Collections Representatives, Medical Billing, Medical Biller, Healthcare Billing, Healthcare Biller, Collections, Billing, Claims, Accounts Receivable, AR, Healthcare AR, Healthcare AR Representative, AR Representative, BPO, Business Process Outsourcing, Cebu City, Cebu

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