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UnitedHealth Group

Certified Medical Coder - Cebu City, Cebu (107065142)


Certified Nurse Anesthetist



Cebu, Cagayan Valley, Philippines

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibility:

  • Comply with the terms and conditions of the employment contract, company policies and procedures, and any and all directives (such as, but not limited to, transfer and/or re-assignment to different work locations, change in teams and/or work shifts, policies in regards to flexibility of work benefits and/or work environment, alternative work arrangements, and other decisions that may arise due to the changing business environment). The Company may adopt, vary or rescind these policies and directives in its absolute discretion and without any limitation (implied or otherwise) on its ability to do so

Required Qualifications:

  • Graduate and Board-passer (one-time take) of any Allied Medical Profession (Nurse, Physical/Occupational/Speech Therapist, Medical Technologist, etc.) with minimum of 1 year of clinical/hospital experience
  • AAPC or AHIMA Certified or any equivalent coding certification
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience as a supervisor
  • Demonstrated experience and ability to develop processes and suggest improvements to make more efficient / scalable
  • Coding proficiency (ICD, CPT, etc.)
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Expertise in reading a medical record
  • Computer proficiency in operating Microsoft Office Applications
  • Ability to learn new and complex computer system applications
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to make a positive first impression and present a professional appearance
  • Ability to demonstrate a positive attitude and strong work ethic
  • Ability to offer help to fellow employees whenever possible
  • Ability to take ownership of problems; ability to demonstrate pride in one's job and the organization
  • Self-directed, highly motivated, pleasant, cooperative, assertive yet compassionate
  • Ability to demonstrate a good rapport and work to establish cooperative working relationships with all members of the team
  • Strong attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1 year of Medical Coding experience
  • Claims Processing experience in a BPO/HMO setting
  • Preferably with working internet connection of at least 15 mbps in case of working from home. The following options are also available:
    • Corporate internet subsidy for those within available and valid serviceable locations, subject to Company Policy
    • Onsite work for those who are amenable to drive or commute to our office locations

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum 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.

Optum is a drug-free workplace. © 2022 Optum Global Solutions (Philippines) Inc. All rights reserved.