Program Coordinator in Austin, TX at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 7/29/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Austin, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/29/2019

Job Description

JobID: 22521

We are currently seeking an Insurance Verification / Prior Authorization Specialist for a great company in south Austin. This is a 3 month contract position with the possibility of becoming a permanent role and pays around $17 to 17.50/hour. Must have a high school diploma or GED, be able to successfully pass a background check, and start a new job within a couple of weeks. 40 hour/week role, must be able to work 8a-5p.

Requirements

  • 2+ years experience working in a healthcare call center or physician front office
  • Must understand insurance from the payer (insurance company) and/or provider (hospital or physician) perspective
  • Must be able to effectively communicate verbally and written
  • Must have high school diploma or GED


Responsibilities

  • Initiate authorization requests for outpatient and inpatient services in accordance with the prior authorization list.
  • Route to appropriate staff when needed.
  • Verify eligibility and benefits.
  • Answer phone queues and process faxes within established standard. Data enters authorizations into the system.


Additional Information
Great company experiencing growth. This is a contract position that is expected to last 3-6 months and become permanent after that.