University of Utah Health Provider Credentialing Coordinator in Murray, Utah

Overview:

As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

This position for use in Health Plans Departments only.

This position coordinates provider relations and credentialing processes to facilitate accurate data collection and ensure effective internal and external communications.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates process for credentialing packets.

  • Gathers applicable data from the department for provider newsletters.

  • Updates provider information to the provider database.

  • Maintains the master credentialing log.

  • Oversees the update and creation of the provider directories.

  • Manages the refund requests.

  • Audits provider data between multiple systems to ensure accuracy.

  • Maintains and files paper and electronic contracting folders to ensure consistent formatting and completeness.

  • Provides customer service to internal and external staff about contracts, claim payment, etc.

  • Records and files physical facility questionnaires.

  • Assist in creation of educational provider activities including scheduling, presentation materials and coordination.

  • Additional responsibilities as assigned.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Excellent interpersonal, problem solving, and verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to effectively convey information and collaborate with providers, billing staff, internal health plan staff, health plan management, governmental agency personnel, and/or other applicable customers as assigned.

  • Detail oriented.

  • Self motivated.

  • Experience with health insurance claims and Epic Tapestry.

  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint.

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks and determine the order of importance.

  • Ability to multi-task and remain highly organized in a fast-paced environment.

  • Experience and knowledge regarding insurance plans (Medicare, Medicare, commercial) credentialing, provider contracting, medical billing and coding and contract compliance.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the job description.

Qualifications:

Qualifications

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in a health or business related discipline or equivalency.

Qualifications (Preferred):

Preferred

  • Prior experience with health insurance claims and Epic Tapestry specifically is preferred.

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This is a sedentary position in an office setting that may exert up to 10 pounds and may lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Physical Requirements:

Listening, Sitting, Speaking

Requisition Number 26228

Reg/Temp Regular

Employment Type Full-Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule 8:00 to 4:30

Location Name University of Utah Health Plans

Patient Care? No

City Murray

State UT

Department UIP CST 01H UUHP PROVIDER SRVC

Category Business / Administration

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.