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2018-04-192018-05-19

Healthcare Services Project Specialist

Performant Financial
Remote U.S. - Reports to San Angelo
  • Job Code
    2018-50-4R-003
Performant Financial Corporation

Performant Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans).

Healthcare Services Project Specialist
Job Code:2018-50-4R-003
Location:Remote U.S. - Reports to San Angelo, TX Office
Status:Agency/Temp
  
Responsibilities:
As Healthcare Services Project Specialist you will be responsible for leading and driving various programs or projects. Operate with a high-level of professionalism with excellent team collaboration. Primary responsibilities include, but are limited to:

•Lead assigned functional projects or program initiatives to write business requirements for audit platforms, to develop audit tools for the auditors, and to research audit criteria.
•Gather and organize complex information from diverse sources  to research, evaluate benefits and payment methodologies for specific audit types, document business requirements, create audit and repricing tools.
•Develop and document project or program plans
•Track progress and status, proactive follow-up on action items, status reporting, proactive identification and appropriate notification of potential or real issues, and other project activities. 
•Develop and maintain approach, structure, and documentation of assigned internal functional process and procedures.
•Develop analysis and reporting as required for projects, programs, or ad-hoc
 
 
Required Skills and Knowledge:
•Strong organizational management and project skills
•Strong analytical skills
•Ability to manage multiple tasks and track multiple issues over time and in different phases of development
•Must be able to manage multiple assignments effectively, create documentation, organize and prioritize workload, problem solve, work independently and with team members, including remote coworkers and other partners
•Courteous, professional and respectful attitude
•Flexibility to handle non-standard situations as they arise
•Ability to problem solve and to interact with management to suggest improvements in processes/procedures to maximize productivity
•Ability to maintain high quality work while meeting strict deadlines.
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
•Strong PC and MS Office application skills such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
•Understanding of key concepts and terminology related to medical coding, claims, billing, Medicare/Medicaid policies, payment rules, claims processing systems, and medical record audit.
 
Physical Requirements:
-Sit/stand/walk/8-10hr/day
-Lift/carry/push/pull under and over 10lbs occasionally
-Keying frequency, handling, reaching, fine manipulation
 
Education and Experience:
•5+  years of driving projects, programs, developing infrastructure, or similar experience, preferably in Health Care industry 
•Experience working with medical coding, claims, billing, patient records, or related, preferably with strong understanding of Medicare/Medicaid policies, payment rules, claims processing systems, and medical record audit.
•HS Diploma or GED required
•Bachelor’s in management, healthcare or related preferred
•Medical billing or coding certification or related highly desirable
 
  

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