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Authorization Specialist

Status

Full time

Description

Starting Pay Rate: $17.44 per hour

Benefits:

  • Flexible work schedule menu to include the ability to work: a four-day work week, nine-day biweekly schedule with a three-day weekend every other week, or a typical five-day work schedule.
  • 16 vacation days
  • 12 sick days
  • 11 paid holidays
  • 401K 6% match
  • Heavily subsidized health/vision/dental insurance
  • Additional benefits available

Job Duties

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Process, maintain documentation, and ensure the accuracy of incoming program referrals and authorizations;
  • Monitor and track ongoing authorizations and Medicaid eligibility;
  • Contact authorizing source and program staff of expiring authorizations; and
  • Research, respond to, and correct errors with rosters and reauthorizations.

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: A knowledge of Medicaid is highly preferred. A strong knowledge of Microsoft Office is required. The successful candidate should have one-to-two years of billing experience. A High School Diploma or equivalent is required.

RCIL is a civil rights organization that offers individuals with disabilities a wide range of independent living and advocacy services through the numerous programs we manage. 

Travel Required: No

Location: Utica, NY

 

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Recruiter Contact:

Nate Discavage

315-272-2994

ndiscavage@rcil.com

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A hard copy of your resume and cover letter may also be forwarded to: RCIL, P.O. Box 210, Utica, NY 13503-0210, Attention: Recruitment.

It is the policy of RCIL to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you need assistance or accommodations to fully participate in the interview process, please contact the HR Recruiter at 315-272-2994. Employment opportunities will not be denied to anyone because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a person’s disability.

RCIL promotes a scent/chemical free environment. To support this effort, we ask that all applicants refrain from wearing scented products while in the office.

RCIL is an equal opportunity employer. All persons—including people with disabilities; seniors; women; and people of racial and ethnic minority—are encouraged to apply.

It is RCIL’s policy and agency standard that all employees participate in advocacy for Civil Rights and Agency activities.  Apply today to make a difference!

This document was developed under grant CFDA 93.778 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. However, these contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.