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Senior Provider Data Specialist - West Valley City, UT - 733077

at UnitedHealth Group

Posted: 11/3/2017
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 733077

Job Description

Position Description

Expanding access to affordable, high quality health care starts here. This is where some of the most innovative ideas in health care are created every day. This is where bold people with big ideas are writing the next chapter in health care. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm)


The Senior Provider Data Specialist is responsible for various activities related to the provider network database which may include any or all of the following: database maintenance, reporting and extracting data for various reports and analyses, initiating database improvement. Senior Provider Data Specialists develop and maintain standards for database integrity and quality assurance, coordinate corrective activities to clean database and retain users, and manage communication processes with other departments regarding database improvements.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conducting audits and providing feedback to reduce errors and improve processes and performance

  • Maintaining current provider data to ensure the quality of the network

  • May be responsible for representing the provider network area on company IT projects

  • Proactively identify solutions to non-standard requests



To be considered for this position, applicants need to meet the qualifications listed in this posting.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma

  • 4+ years’ experience in a professional office environment

  • 2+ years of data analysis, business analysis, reporting or auditing

  • Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Office, particularly in Excel

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working within the healthcare industry

  • Experience working with medical claims

  • Customer service experience

  • Proficiency with medical terminology

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care 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: UnitedHealth Group 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.


UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



Job Keywords: Senior Provider Data Specialist, data analysis, business analysis, reporting, auditing, West Valley City, UT, Utah


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