Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life's best work.(sm)
WellMed provides concierge - level medical care and service for seniors, delivered by physicians and clinic staff that understand and care about the patient's health. WellMed's proactive approach focuses on prevention and the complete coordination of care for patients. WellMed is now part of the Optum division under the greater UnitedHealth Group umbrella.
The Quality Data Entry Specialist reviews medical records to abstract medical data to support HEDIS/STAR and WellMed defined quality measures. This role will verify, update and maintain health related data per operational standard procedures. The primary focus of the role is to capture all supplemental data available in the Medical Record in order to achieve the highest star score possible.
Collects data in accordance with HEDIS technical specifications requirements for supplemental data collection
Review physician progress and encounter notes and identifies specific documentation related to HEDIS/STAR and WellMed defined quality measures
Adheres to specific data entry requirements
Verifies patient level account data is acceptable by reviewing, correcting, transmitting, deleting, or reentering specified data
Participates in system changes, testing and system upgrades by inputting new data and reviewing output with application development teams
Maintains daily productivity standards
Faxes request for additional information when needed
Performs all other related duties as assigned
This is an office-based position, Oaks IV, 78249 / Office park located at IH 10 East and De Zavala Road.
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
2 years of related experience
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications to include Word, Excel and Outlook (required), Power Point (preferred)
Medical terminology knowledge
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Strong attention to detail and excellent organizational skills
Must have the ability to multi-task in a fast paced and deadline driven environment
Must be able to maintain professionalism and a positive service attitude at all times
Ability to facilitate process completion within specific time parameters
Certified Medical Assistant training or certification
2 years of experience in a physician's clinic or hospital
Certified Professional Coder
Certified healthcare professional
Clinical work experience; especially in primary care settings
Physical and Mental Requirements:
Ability to lift up to 10 pounds
Ability to sit for extended periods of time
Ability to use fine motor skills to operate office equipment and/or machinery
Ability to receive and comprehend instructions verbally and/or in writing
Ability to use logical reasoning for simple and complex problem solving
Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 350,000 lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group 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.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
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