Position Description:Energizeyour career with one of Healthcare's fastest growing companies. Youdream of a great career with a great company – where you can make an impact andhelp people. We dream of giving you theopportunity to do just this. And withthe incredible growth of our business, it's a dream that definitely can cometrue. Already one of the world's leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealthGroup is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improveour service levels and help people lead healthier lives. We live for the opportunity to make adifference and right now, we are living it up. Thisopportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum – a growingpart of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader. Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives tothe fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments;helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay ontrack with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in sucha positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared valuesof Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.At Optum, the mission is clear: Help people live heathier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone LHI is one of 4 businesses under OptumServe. OptumServe provides health care services and proven expertise to help federal government agencies modernize the U.S. health system and improve the health and well-being of Americans.By joining OptumServe you are part of the family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a leader across most major segments in the U.S. health care system. LHI was founded in 1999 and acquired by Optum in 2011, LHI specializes in creating and managing health care programs through on-location services, patient-specific in-clinic appointments, telehealth assessments, or any combination based on customer need. LHI's customizable solutions serve the diverse needs of commercial customers, as well as federal and state agencies, including the U.S. Departments of Defense, Veterans Affairs, and Health and Human Services. There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Ready for a new path? Start doing your life's best work.This role is equally challenging and rewarding. You'll need to stay positive at all times especially in difficult situations. You'll be asked to mentor, challenge and communicate effectively with all different types of people. Primary Responsibilities: Coordinate and supervise daily / weekly / monthly activities of a team members Set priorities for the team to ensure task completion and performance goals are met Coordinate work activities with other supervisors, managers, departments, etc. Identify and resolve operational problems using defined processes, expertise and judgment Provide coaching, feedback and annual performance reviews as well as formal corrective action Play a key role in the hiring and interviewing processes
Required Qualifications: High School Diploma / GED (or higher) 1+ years of supervisory and/or leadership experience preferably with direct reports 3+ years of experience analyzing and solving customer problems in an office, claims or customer service environment 1+ years of work experience using Microsoft Excel (filtering, sorting, saving, basic summations) 1+ years of work experience using Microsoft Word (creating, editing, saving documents)Proficiency with Windows PC applications, which includes the ability to navigate and learn new and complex computer system applications Any experience using Microsoft Outlook (creating and maintaining a calendar and basic email management)Ability to work 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday and every other Saturday 7:00 am to 3:00 pm (with one weekday off)Preferred Qualifications: Associate's Degree (or higher) in Healthcare, Business or other related field Working knowledge of Contact Center systems and platforms ISO experience / knowledge Soft Skills: Ability to multi-task including the ability to understand multiple contracts and multiple levels of benefits within each contract Ability to work harmoniously on a team Excellent problem solving skills, strong time management and organizational skills, ability to multi-task while working in a fast paced environment and strong analytical skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills with attention to detail; ability to communicate and coordinate effectively with staff and employees at all levels within the company and external customersCareerswith 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 usethe world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide healthand lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goalis to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part ofthe UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of thegreatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in orderto reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performanceteams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas inone incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's bestwork. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere:UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employerand all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment withoutregard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteranstatus, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected bylaw. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace.Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.Keywords: customer service representative, customer service, CSR, UnitedHealth Group, call center, UnitedHealthcare, health care, healthcare, office, phone support, training class, customer service advocate, customer service rep, Manager, Management, Supervisor
Internal Number: 751597
About UnitedHealth Group
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.