Delegation Oversight Claims Auditor
Location: Remote-US, California US
Job Number: 4771
Position Title: Claims Delegation Oversight Auditor
The Delegation Oversight Claims Auditor (DOAC) reports directly to the Claims Delegation Oversight Manager (CDOM). Plans and conducts audits of Alignment’s contracted entities delegated for Medicare Advantage claims processing. Promote and maintain a positive working partnership with the delegated entities. Ensure adherence of Federal and/or State claims requirements, and other claims standards. Coordinates and leads all delegated claims audits.
General Duties/Responsibilities (May include but are not limited to):
- Conduct annual risk assessment of delegated entities; develop the delegated entity claims annual audit plan
- Schedule and maintain the claims audit schedule
- Conduct audit of case file samples and other supporting documentation against CMS, claims processing standards, and other established criteria
- Analyze audit results and produce a complete and concise audit report
- Issue corrective action requests where required
- Ensure corrective action plan responses are properly developed and follow-up items are completed according to agreed-upon deadlines.
- Conduct validation audits as needed.
- Review audit finding trends to identify training opportunities; collaborate with the DO Manager to draft training documents for distribution
- Create and maintain accurate, complete, and current audit records
- Participate in CMS and/or other regulatory audits as needed
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
· Minimum Experience:
a. 5 + years of claims processing or claim management experience in a Medicare Advantage Health Plan or Medical Group/IPA setting.
b. 2 + years experience in a delegation oversight role in a Medicare Advantage Health Plan.
c. Possess in-depth knowledge of managed care operations, with emphasis on claims processing functions.
d. Comprehensive knowledge and experience with CMS compliance reporting, i.e., Part C ODR, ODAG, Monthly Timeliness, etc.
a. Requires a high school diploma (Associate or bachelor’s degree in a related area is preferred)
a. Knowledge of Medicare Advantage audit processes and applicable state and federal regulations.
b. Must possess a high level of organization skills to maintain accurate records and documentation.
c. Attention to detail with analytical and problem-solving capabilities
d. Ability to take initiative and see tasks to completion
e. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
f. Maintain confidentiality and comply with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA) regulations
g. Ability to establish and maintain positive and effective work relationships with
h. Ability to scope and identify potential issues and escalate accordingly
i. Mathematical Skills: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, proportions and percentages. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra.
j. Excellent computer skills with a strong proficiency in Excel, Word, SharePoint, PowerPoint.
k. Other Skills and Abilities:
i. Excellent verbal and written skills
ii. Knowledge of medical terminology
iii. Familiarity with various claims processing systems is a plus
iv. Knowledge of claims coding, CPT, ICD-10, HCPCS or other coding
v. Strong knowledge of CMS, Federal and State regulatory claims requirements
Location City: Remote-US
Location State: California
Community / Marketing Title: Delegation Oversight Claims Auditor
Alignment Health was founded with a mission to revolutionize health care with a serving heart culture. Through its unique integrated care delivery models, deep physician partnerships and use of proprietary technologies, Alignment is committed to transforming health care one person at a time.
By becoming a part of the Alignment Health team, you will provide members with the quality of care they truly need and deserve. We believe that great work comes from people who are inspired to be their best. We have built a team of talented and experienced people who are passionate about transforming the lives of the seniors we serve. In this fast-growing company, you will find ample room for growth and innovation alongside the Alignment community.
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