Prior Authorization Specialist in Cincinnati, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

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Job Description

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Support intake staff by assisting with insurance verification.
  • Initiates authorization requests with insurance companies and government payers and obtains the necessary documentation.
  • Communicate and report to case management any insurance related issues for order fulfillment.
  • Monitors outstanding authorization requests and initiates follow up of authorizations in a timely manner.
  • Assists with insurance changes when prior authorizations are needed.
  • Manages phone calls related to prior authorizations.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Education: Graduate of an accredited high school or GED equivalence.

Experience/Knowledge/Skills/Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Detail and team oriented
  • Effective communication (verbal and written) and organizational skills
  • Proven computer proficiency, the use of multiple applications simultaneously
  • Knowledge of the HME/DME industry is preferred
  • Previous experience in referral intake and/or medical insurance is preferred