Job: Claims Specialist

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Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Responsible for submitting of accurate insurance claims with subsequent timely follow-up and collection
 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The Claims Specialist is responsible for insurance verification (Commercial, Medicare and Medicaid), electronic and paper claim submissions, electronic and paper payment posting, claim denial resolution and special projects.  The Claims Specialist is an integral part of Lifewell's billing department. This department works as a team to provide accurate and timely information to outside agencies and internal management.

If you are dependable, detail oriented and motivated apply now!  Experience in all areas is not required but must be willing to cross train. At Lifewell, we promote from within and foster an environment that encourages career growth and development.

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS

  • Knowledge of billing/claims procedures and practices.
  • Knowledge of computer software, including MS Word and MS Excel and knowledge of or willingness to learn internal database software and systems utilized at the agency.
  • Ability to perform general office tasks including but not limited to use of email, data entry, word processing and use of copy/fax/scanner.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and maintain productive and collaborative professional relationships with employees, management team and funding source representatives in a courteous, knowledgeable and professional manner.
  • Skill in critical thinking, prioritizing, multi-tasking, decision-making, organization, follow-through and meeting deadlines with a diverse and heavy workload in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and detailed, impartial reporting skills.

Skills / Requirements

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • A High School diploma/GED and one year of related claims processing or insurance billing experience
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Background Check
  • Minimum one year recovery from drugs and/or alcohol
  • Minimum typing speed of 35 wpm
  • Current and valid Arizona Driver License; satisfactory Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)

Important Notes

Lifewell Behavioral Wellness is a non-profit behavioral healthcare agency providing treatment, services and support for low-income clients diagnosed with serious mental illness (SMI), general mental health issues and substance abuse disorders. Lifewell offers residential, outpatient, community living and psychosocial rehabilitation programs which are client centered and adapted to address a broad range of needs.

Lifewell programs provide safe and supportive environments that foster recovery, healthy living and personal growth for clients as they build on existing strengths, focus on addressing deficiencies, and learn new social and vocational skills.

Locations


Valley-wide Locations
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Administration Offices
202 E Earll Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Lifewellness Center Beryl
2505 W. Beryl Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021
Lifewellness Center Mitchell
40 E. Mitchell
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Lifewellness Center Power
6915 E. Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85207
Lifewellness Center University
262 E. University
Mesa, AZ 85201
Mesa
East Valley
Mesa, AZ 85210
Phoenix
Central
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Valley-wide Locations
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Administration Offices
Lifewellness Center Beryl
Lifewellness Center Mitchell
Lifewellness Center Power
Lifewellness Center University
Mesa
Phoenix

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