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CLAIMS ASSESSORS (TALENT POOL)
Organization:    Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Division:    Registration and Claims
City:    Oshawa
Job Term:    Permanent, Temporary
Job Code:    09OAD - Office Administration 09
Salary:    $23.46 - $27.35 Per Hour*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    48961
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Bring your strong understanding of medical terminology to our team at the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.

One permanent position is currently available. This competition will also be used to create an eligibility list for upcoming permanent and temporary opportunities within the next twelve months.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:

- use your research skills to assess claims and analyze payment irregularities
- respond to inquiries
- initiate payments, adjustments or recoveries
- prepare legal and executive summaries
- provide service to medical providers and the public
- deal with confidential and sensitive medical and personal information

How do I qualify?

Knowledge
- knowledge of medical terminology and human anatomy
- proven ability to understand, interpret and apply policies, and work within guidelines, procedures and legislation such as Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act

Skills
- proven research and analytical skills
- communication and interpersonal skills
- proven ability to apply discretion, judgment, tact and diplomacy
- mathematical skills to calculate fees and adjust payments
- well developed organizational skills to manage own work
- ability to work cooperatively with a team to meet strict deadlines
- ability to assist in training new and existing employees
- good keyboarding skills and demonstrated experience using computers and software (e.g. word processing, email, internet/intranet and databases)

Additional information:

Address:  
  • Permanent, 419 King Street West, Oshawa, Central Region
  • Temporary, duration up to 18 months, 419 King Street West, Oshawa, Central Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   3.7
Category:   Administrative and Support Services
Posted on:   Tuesday, December 11, 2012
 
Note:
  • Prior to the offer of employment, in accordance with the Ontario Public Service personnel screening checks policy, the top applicant(s) will be required to undergo personnel screening checks, which includes a police records check.
  • The number of positions to be filled has not been identified at this time. This competition will be used to create an eligibility list to fill upcoming opportunities within the next twelve months.
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from applying and/or accepting a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from applying and/or accepting a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
 
Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, January 4, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.



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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
 
 
 
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