Claims Adjuster Workers' Compensation

Location
33134, Coral Gables, Florida
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 05, 2018
Closes
Apr 06, 2018
Ref
Workers' Comp Adjuster Job Post Feb 2018
Job Type
Full Time

Ascendant Claims Services LLC, (an affiliate of Ascendant Commercial Insurance Inc.), is a third party claims administrator committed to providing best in class claims adjudication solutions. Excellence and professionalism in serving the needs of our agents and insureds is Ascendant’s core operating philosophy. 

Ascendant is looking for the next generation of industry professionals! If you’re looking for a company that offers stability, great benefits and compensation; with a strong emphasis on values, integrity, employee relations, and customer service then apply today to find out how you can become a dynamic part of the Ascendant team! 

Job Description:

  • Primary responsibilities include handle the workers' compensation claims and files. Determining whether the worker was injured at work and whether the claim is compensable, if the claim is accepted, the adjuster helps coordinate care for the injured worker by approving and authorizing treatment, surgery, medications and appointments. Pay the bills on the file, which include wages to the injured worker for time he is unable to work, payment to doctors and pharmacies, payments to attorneys for consulting and giving legal advice on the file and any other payments that may occur within the scope of the claim. Adjuster sends out legal notices as required by the state to inform the injured worker of his rights and anything he may or may not be entitled to. Worker's Compensation claims adjuster works with the employer and the employee to get the injured worker well and back to work, even if it's in a light or modified position.

 Our Workers’ Compensation Adjuster will:

  • Handle the workers' compensation claims and files. Determine whether the worker was injured at work and whether the claim is compensable.
  • If the claim is accepted, the adjuster helps coordinate care for the injured worker by approving and authorizing treatment, surgery, medications and appointments.
  • Pay the bills on the file, which include wages to the injured worker for time he is unable to work, payment to doctors and pharmacies, payments to attorneys for consulting and giving legal advice on the file and any other payments that may occur within the scope of the claim.
  • Send out legal notices as required by the state to inform the injured worker of his rights and anything he may or may not be entitled to.
  • Worker's Compensation claims adjuster works with the employer and the employee to get the injured worker well and back to work, even if it's in a light or modified position.


If you have the following:

  • High school degree or the equivalent.
  • 5-7 years’ experience adjusting Workers Compensation claims.
  • Has to be bi-lingual
  • Extremely detail oriented, self-motivated and disciplined
  • Experienced problem solving and organizational skills
  • Extremely detail oriented, self-motivated and disciplined
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills

Benefits: Ascendant has a comprehensive benefits package which includes:

  • Health Insurance:  Health Insurance currently available through Neighborhood Health Plan. Shared contribution between employer and employee.  Schedule of healthcare benefits and rates attached.
  • Gap Insurance: Gap Insurance currently available through Trans America. Shared contribution between employer and employee.  Schedule of healthcare benefits and rates attached.
  • Short Term Disability: STD is currently available through Guardian Life Insurance Company. Shared contribution between employer and employee.  Schedule of benefits and rates attached.
  • Dental InsuranceDental Insurance currently available through Guardian Life Insurance Company. Fully paid by the employee. Schedule of rates and coverage attached.
  • Supplemental Insurance: Which includes Life Insurance, Accident, Cancer, Vision, and Long Term Disability is currently available through Guardian Life Insurance Company. Fully paid by the employee.
  • 401(K) Retirement Plan:   Retirement plan available through ADP. Employee can contribute from a 1% to 90% of pre-tax salary to the plan each year. Plan also allows contributions on an after-tax basis through Roth 401(k) contributions.
  • Generous vacation and personal/sick annual days offered.

This position is located at our corporate headquarters in Coral Gables.

Keywords: Claims - Claims Adjuster - Workers Comp - Workers Compensation - Bilingual - Spanish - Injured Worker 

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