Authorizations Specialist, Bilingual English & Spanish
Amazing Home Care is actively seeking motivated and experienced full-time Authorizations Specialists to work closely with a team of health care professionals to help provide care for members enrolled with the agency.
The Authorizations Specialists are expected to be professional, detail oriented, and flexible. The candidate should be bilingual in English and Spanish, but English-only speakers may be considered.
WE WELCOME NEW GRADUATES AS WELL!
* Communicate with insurance companies to obtain authorizations * Communicate with patients and HHAs regarding services rendered or to be rendered * Ensure proper file management and implementation of authorized services * Run and analyze reports to ensure accuracy and efficiency * Data Entry * Execute miscellaneous tasks relating to patients' home care and insurance coverage * Communicate and interact with other departments in a responsible, proactive, and efficient manner * Maintain effective relations with all agency contacts * Monitor patient alerts (i.e., hospitalizations, fraud, vacations) and inform care manager of issues as needed to coordinate patient care * Create and obtain communication notes for prior and present authorizations
* Work positively and favorably with patients, families, and staff * Ability to work well with a team * Computer skills and ability to master agency's software program * Strong interpersonal verbal and written communication skills * Must be well organized and demonstrate the ability to prioritize job demand * Ability to manage multiple tasks at once * Bilingual English & Spanish a plus
Shift: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
* 2 Weeks PTO and 8 Legal Holidays * Employee Contributed Health and Dental Insurance
Centers Home Care is one of the largest home health care organization in New York, providing every type of healthcare from Health Aides to Physical Therapists, to Registered Nurses and more. Our network includes Alpine Home Health Care, Revival Home Health Care, InterGen Health and Amazing Home Care. Whether you are a hospital planner arranging patient discharges, a rehabilitation patient in need of continuing care when you return home, or you're taking care of someone at home and need a little extra help, we're here for you. We have the staff and most important, we have the expertise. We can solve your care needs, assist you with short or long-term equipment rental, and resolve insurance questions all with one call.
Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/D/V
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