Authorization Specialist

Date Posted: 2/12/2020

We are seeking a friendly, compassionate, and organized Authorization Specialist for growing healthcare team. This is a full time position Monday through Friday.

The person in this position monitors incoming patient orders and gathers information needed to complete the pre-authorization and scheduling of an order. You will evaluate portions to be paid by the customer as well as perform all insurance related assignments as instructed. You must complete functions of this role in a timely and accurate manor, as a patient’s treatment and satisfaction, as well as the collection of account balances, are impacted.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Handles the verification of insurance benefits for customers
  • Notifies customers of deductibles and co-insurance due
  • Contacts primary care physicians in regards to referrals
  • Regularly calls insurance companies to follow up
  • Explores other payment options with customer when needed
  • Keeps sensitive customer and company information confidential
  • Contacts customer when needing to obtain information

Education and Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1+ years of experience working as an authorization specialist or in a relevant role
  • Friendly and compassionate disposition
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Dedication to maintaining confidentiality of all patient records
  • NextGen experience or experience with similar EHR systems a plus

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