Claims Examiner Trainee

Claims Examiner Trainee

 

With offices in New York City, Syracuse, Latham and East Meadow, MLMIC Insurance Company is the largest writer of professional liability insurance in the State of New York.  We insure nearly 15,000 physicians, 4,000 dentists and numerous hospitals and long-term care facilities.  We are currently seeking candidates for available Claims Examiner Trainee position for our East Meadow office.  Candidates with a health care and/or legal background (education or experience), strong oral and written communication skills and analytical ability will qualify for our extensive hands-on training program.  We offer an excellent compensation program, comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to work with leaders in the insurance, medical and legal fields in New York State.

 

Job Functions and Responsibilities

 

  • Hands-on training in the field of Medical Liability Claims
  • Work directly with Supervisors and Managers to learn case set-up, monetary reserves, policy coverages, assignment of field personnel and defense counsel, file management, excess updates, ebilling etc.
  • Attend settlement and defensibility meetings, case conferences and prepare for Adjustor’s License exam
  • Participate in discussions of files relative to ongoing claim handling
  • This position works under direct supervision, with limited decision-making responsibility

 

Basic Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving ability
  • Some medical and/or legal knowledge helpful
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience in a professional office environment is ideal
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal skills and attention to detail are a must
  • Proficiency in MS Outlook and computer skills for online programs
  • Professional demeanor when dealing with insureds

 

Benefits

  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Life, AD&D, Short-term and Long-term Disability coverage
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Company funded retirement plan
  • Generous vacation and holiday plans
  • Flexible schedule and work from home programs
  • Summer Fridays

For consideration, please send resume to Gabriella Alaimo, H.R. Generalist, at galaimo@mlmic.com

Job: Claims Examiner Trainee
Location: Long Island