Kforce has a client that is seeking a Workers Compensation Claims Adjuster in Overland Park, KS.
The main function of a Workers Compensation Claims Adjuster is to investigate, analyze, and determine compensability for our client's injured employees and pay workers compensation benefits pursuant to state laws, facilitate return to work efforts, promptly pay medical expenses and pay any permanent partial disability relating to the injury. Determine how much compensation is needed/required.
Analyze first reports to determine nature of loss, coverage provided, and scope of work-related injury; promptly contact injured worker, client and medical provider and document injury information in claim system
Promptly and properly develop the claim file to provide accurate and timely investigation and analysis regarding details of work-related injury
Maintain an active diary; Monitor diary to achieve timely development of file and timely disposition of the claim; Recognize and pursue recovery where possible; Adhere to all statutory regulations and unfair claim practices act; Effectively communicate with all internal and external customers
0-2 years of experience required
Strong communication skills
Ability to multi-task and strong organization skills; Develop and maintain strong business relationships with internal and external customers
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Customer service orientation
Strong analytical and negotiation skills
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