Status: Full-time position
Location: Albuquerque, NM
Deadline Date: Until Filled
Date Available: 10/7/13
Job Summary: To analyze rmid- and higher-level workers compensation claims to determine benefits due; to ensure ongoing adjudication of claims within company standards and industry best practices; and to identify subrogation of claims and negotiate settlements.
Qualifications: Education and Licensing
Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university preferred.
Three years of claims management experience or successful completion of Claims Examiner II training required. Licenses as required.
Skills and Knowledge
Knowledge of regulations, offsets and deductions, disability duration, medical management practices and Social Security and Medicare application procedure as applicable to line of business.
Excellent oral and written communication, including presentation skills.
PC literate, including Microsoft Office products.
Analytical and interpretive skills.
Strong organizational skills.
Good interpersonal skills.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Ability to meet or exceed Service Expectations.
When applicable and appropriate, consideration will be given to reasonable accommodations.
Clear and conceptual thinking ability and excellent judgment, troubleshooting, problem solving, analysis, and discretion and ability to handle work-related stress and ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously; and ability to meet deadlines.
Computer keyboarding, travel as required.
Hearing, vision and talking.
Duties: Manages workers compensation claims determining compensability and benefits due on long term indemnity claims, monitors reserve accuracy, and files necessary documentation with state agency.
Develops and manages workers compensation claims' action plans to resolution, coordinates return-to-work efforts, and approves claim payments.
Approves and processes assigned disability claims, determines benefits due, and manages action plan pursuant to the disability claim or client contract.
Manages subrogation of claims and negotiates settlements.
Communicates claim action with claimant and client.
Ensures claim files are properly documented and claims coding is correct.
Maintains professional client relationships.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Supports the organization's quality program(s).
Travels as required.
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