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Provider Data Specialist - Columbia, MD more...
Location:Columbia, MD
Company:Employer and Individual
First posted:June 16, 2017

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 Provider Data Specialist is responsible for various activities related to the provider network database which may include any or all of the following: database maintenance, reporting and extracting data for various reports and analyses, initiating database improvement. Provider Data Specialists develop and maintain standards for database integrity and quality assurance, coordinate corrective activities to clean database and retain users, and manage communication processes with other departments regarding database improvements. Other responsibilities include conducting audits and providing feedback to reduce errors and improve processes and performance, maintaining current provider data to ensure the quality of the network, and may be responsible for representing the provider network area on company IT projects, reporting and tracking provider calls and complaints, or for the support, coordination, and production of the paper directory cycles. Primary Responsibilities:

Apply knowledge / skills to activities that often vary from day to day
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
Tracking data projects, organizing projects, managing task assignments
Moderate work experience within own function
Some work is completed without established procedures
Basic tasks are completed without review by others

Required Qualifications:

High school education or equivalent experience
2+ years experience in the healthcare industry
2+ years of data entry experience
Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Word and Excel.
Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working with healthcare providers is preferred.
Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is 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.
Job Keywords: Provider Data, healthcare industry, data entry, Columbia, MD, Maryland

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