Through Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant and built for speed.Optum offers the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Health care isn't just changing. It's growing more complex every day. Because of this, hospitals and health care organizations continue to adapt, and we are a vital part of its evolution. If you're looking for a better place to use your passion, your ideas and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)Primary Responsibilities:Accurately code pathology reports using the correct ICD and CPT codeEffectively communicates with superiors, peers, billing representatives, and others, as appropriate, on regular basis, assuring proper flow of informationVerify that accounts have accurate CPT coding on hospital reportingMake phone calls and send faxes to doctor offices for updated clinical information as neededResponsible for filing and maintaining confidentiality of sensitive information concerning patients, physicians, employees, clients, vendorsComply with all State, Federal, and professional regulations as well as departmental policies and procedural manualsAdherence to HIPAA Regulations
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.