Benefits Specialist 2

DaVita Medical Group - El Segundo, CA

Part-time | Temporary
This is a temporary position assisting the Healthcare Partners Benefits Department with benefits administration and open enrollment.

Essential Functions:
Consistently exhibits behavior and communication skills that demonstrate Healthcare Partners’ commitment to superior customer service, including quality, care and concern with each and every internal and external customer.
Uses, protects, and discloses Healthcare Partners patients’ protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards.
Performs additional duties as assigned.

Minimum: High school diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent. Includes special certification required for special jobs.
Preferred: Some college

Minimum: Up to and including 2 years of experience with benefits administration, including leave of absence tracking, invoice payment, and auditing
Preferred: 3 to 5 years of experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to use correct English grammar and spelling.
Good telephone skills.
Microsoft Excel intermediate to advanced user
Highly analytical
Customer-service oriented
Ability to maintain courteous and friendly demeanor when dealing with the public and co-workers.
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