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Insurance Authorization Specialist/UKHC

Job description



The Insurance Authorization Specialist will be responsible for contacting insurance companies to obtain pre-certification of pre and post-transplant testing. Check Automated Insurance Manual (AIM) for precert guidelines. Check insurance websites and/or call insurance companies to obtain authorization. Check RevRunner to verify eligibility and coverage and determine which MCO the patient belong in. Document authorizations in iAuth. The ability to meet deadlines is crucial in this role.




Job Title
Insurance Authorization Specialist/UKHC

Requisition Number
RE16407

Working Title


Department Name
M2420:Transplant Services

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
07

Salary Range
$15.26-23.89/hour

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

HS



Click here for more information about equivalencies:
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience

4 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

Sitting for extended periods of time; repetitive motion.



Shift

Monday-Friday, day shift.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Knowledge of health insurance and pre-certification process preferred.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Deadline to Apply
12/10/2018

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Do you have paid employment experience with medical insurance authorization?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter

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    Posted: 11/27/2018
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