Logistics Health Provider Accounts Payable Specialist (LHI) - La Crosse, WI (756956) in La Crosse, Wisconsin

Provider Accounts Payable Specialist (LHI) - La Crosse, WI (756956)


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Position Description

Position Description:

Welcome to one of the toughest and most

fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools,

most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless

opportunities for advancement. Join us and start doing your life's best work.

The Provider

Accounts Payable Specialist (LHI) will review and approve

provider invoices in an accurate, efficient, and timely manner to maintain good

working relationships between LHI and network providers. Investigate any discrepancies found on

provider invoices and communicate with the network providers to resolve the



statements listed below are not intended to be all inclusive of the duties and

responsibilities of the position. Based

on leadership decisions and business needs, “all other duties as assigned”

will be expected for each position.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Review provider invoices: match invoices to LHI orders, check amount billed versus contracted rates, review status of orders invoiced, print provider fee schedules, investigate balance forwards or aged invoices.

  • Approval of provider invoices: provider information and billed versus contracted rates are verified, and approved provider invoices are submitted for payment.

  • Provider payments are monitored by the Accounts Payable Supervisor through various reports.



  • High School Diploma or GED

    • years related experience in either a professional office setting or accounting experience (accounts payable/receivable, billing, general accounting practices)
  • Must have proficiency in Outlook (email and calendar), Excel (general navigation in spreadsheets and sorting data), Word (general navigation, creating and editing documents)

  • Must have proficient and accurate data entry and organization skills with attention to detail

  • Required to handle corporate documents confidentially



  • Associate’s Degree (or higher) in Accounting related field

  • Knowledge of accounting and accounts payable procedures and practices

  • Demonstrated analytical competencies

  • National Career Readiness Certificate

  • Knowledge of medical and dental terminology

  • Accounting system and database experience

Soft Skills:

  • Strong oral and written communications skills


with Optum.

Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective;

make the health system 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


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


United Health Group is a drug-free workplace.

Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Keywords: Accounts Payable, AP, La

Crosse, WI, General Accounting, Office, Clerical

Job Details

  • Contest Number756956

  • Job TitleProvider Accounts Payable Specialist (LHI) - La Crosse, WI

  • Job FamilyFinance

  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • La Crosse, WIUnited StatesNorth America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular

  • ScheduleFull-time

  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor

  • ShiftDay Job

  • TravelNo

  • Telecommuter PositionNo

  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt