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Claim Adjuster (Medical) in Chicago, IL at BCforward

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
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Job Description

Claim Adjuster (Medical)

BCforward is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Claim Adjuster (Medical)

Essential job duties:

  • Receive claim and acknowledgement of the claim
  • Determine validity and compensability of the claim by investigating and gathering information regarding the claim
  • Establish reserves and authorize payments within reserving authority limits
  • Develop and manage well documented action plan with the case manager and outcomes manager to reduce overall cost of the claim
  • Coordinate early return-to-work efforts with the case manager and employer
  • Manage subrogation of the claim
  • Negotiate settlements when necessary
  • Actively manage the litigation process
  • Manage potential claim recoveries of all types
  • Communicate claim status with the customer and claimant
  • Adhere to client and carrier guidelines and participate in claims review as needed
  • Develop and maintains professional customer relationship

Knowledge & skills:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • PC literate, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Knowledge of claims administration, case management and cost containment solution as applicable to Workers' Compensation
  • Requires regular and consistent attendance

EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years of Workers' Compensation claims management experience required.

Location: Chicago IL

Anticipated Duration: 3 Months Contract

Additional Info:

  • Must be able to pass a background and drug screen
  • We can only consider candidates who can work on our W2 and are able to be hired directly by our clients without sponsorship.

About BCforward

BCforward began as an IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solutions organization. BCforward's headquarters are in Indianapolis, Indiana and also operates delivery centers in 17 locations in North America as well as Hyderabad, India and Puerto Rico. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm headquartered in Indiana. With 14+ years of uninterrupted growth, the addition of two brands (Stafforward and PMforward) and a team of more than 1400 resources our teams deliver services for multiple industries from both public and private sectors. BCforward's team of dedicated staffing professionals has placed thousands of talented people over the past decade, with retention rates that are consistently higher than the industry average.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 73056 when responding to this ad.