Part-Time Authorization Coordinator - $21/hr. in Maynard, MA at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/30/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Maynard, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    6/30/2020
  • Job ID:
    PARTT31729

Job Description

Part-Time Authorization Coordinator - 8 week contract - $21/hr.

Location: Framingham, MA

Length: 8 week assignment

Pay: $22/hr.

Hours Per Week: 24 hours a week

Shift: 9AM - 5:30 PM

SUMMARY:

The individual in this position works under direction of RN Case Manager and/or Social Worker. The individual's responsibilities include but are not limited to the following actions:

  • Follow up on patient accounts when authorization for stay is required, Fax numbers to Send clinical reviews
  • Follow up on each account during the stay and on discharge for authorization - document in the electronic system
  • Escalate any potential disputes or denial of accounts to Director of Case Management or designee
  • Trends disputed claims by at least payor and physician
  • Assist in obtaining authorization for patient discharged to Skilled Facilities or other post-acute care that require authorization
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Associate or bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Paramedic, EMT or Nursing Assistant certification preferred.
  • Acute hospital experience preferred.
  • 2+ years of similar experience
  • Skills required include excellent organizational skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, demonstrated problem solving skills, and computer literacy. Data Analytic skills preferred