Aerotek Entry Level Insurance Admin in Frederick, Maryland
The Insurance and Auth Specialist is an Administrative support position that is considered the front line of the revenue cycle process when a patient is need of care and they need to start the insurance verification process.
The branches will put in orders for services and this person obtains benefits and insurance information, part of the ongoing authorization process to update, tracking, documentation of necessary tasks/updates to essentially get the patient coverage clearance for Home Call home health services performed.
90% Back office high volume, fast paced administrative tasks/ 10% phone calls to follow up or answer questions
Obtains authorization from payer’s case manager for services ordered/requested for prospects/ referrals in a timely manner.
Documents specific details related to the authorization including effective and end dates using the appropriate legacy system and associated software application via patient notes, authorizations, tasks, workflow, phone calls and/or email.
Obtains additional pre-certification as needed. Consults with the agency as needed for all private insurance referrals and documents/communicates via the software application in a timely manner.
Serves as a liaison between the branch location and the payer on a regular basis.
Coordinates and communicates with the branch location regarding any changes or updates from the payer in a timely manner.
Accesses authorizations via email, telephone, fax, and/or on-line application in the most efficient and timely manner.
Resolves all customer requests, inquiries, and concerns in an expedient and respectful manner.
Problem solves independently before referring issues to the Supervisor/Manager for resolution.
Performs eligibility and or similar, comparable, or related duties as may be required or assigned.
Data entry, Excel, Customer service, Retail, Cashier, pharmacy
Top Skills Details:
1 year of Administrative experience in HIGH PRODUTIVITY FAST PACED environment ( with interest to get into medical industry)
Ability to learn insurance processes
Multi tasking ( will be using dual monitors and laptop on daily basis)
Strong Computer Skills (navigating Multiple programs at one time--will teach them their internal online systems but will be using excel and emails on daily basis)
Detail Oriented (data entry integrity)
Fast Paced or High Productivity Environment (some tasks require turn around time on 1 hour to respond)
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
OPEN to RETAIL, CASHIER, RESTAURANT INDUSTRY, CUSTOMER SERVICE (who want to get into more back office support) if have the ability to learn quickly and drive to succeed) Positive Attitude High Level of Professionalism
willingness to learn are HUGE for this client! Medical industry knowledge is a huge plus for learning curve and being familiar with insurance terms on the provider side
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