Case Coordinator/ Authorization Specialist

LHC Group Nashville , TN 37201

Posted 2 months ago

Company Overview Elk Valley Health Services is currently recruiting a Case Coordinator/Authorization Specialist for our Community Based Services team in our Nashville office. This position will be responsible for receiving referrals from Central Intake and obtaining authorizations from insurance companies, in coordination with Team Leader.

Our ideal candidate will be an exceptional communicator who is detail-oriented and can multi-task with ease in a busy work environment. Obtaining healthcare authorizations experience is a plus, but having a good work ethic and dependability is also important for this role. $500 Sign On Bonus! This position is full time, Monday

  • Friday, 8:00am

  • 4:30pm. We have a competitive benefits package, including medical/dental/vision insurance, 401k, stock options, PTO/paid holidays and a great referral bonus program.

    Our office is located near the Nashville airport. Who We Are: Elk Valley Health Services offers private duty care to chronically ill patients in their homes, and we proudly serve the state of Tennessee with traditional nursing and high tech service capabilities.

    We're not only one of the largest providers with coverage from multiple insurance contracts, but also one of the largest in-network providers for the Tennessee Care MCO Program. Elk Valley Health Services is a part of LHC Group, the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home.

    Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.

    Essential Functions Primary Responsibilities include: Advises the Branch Manager of staffing needs and performance issues related to the availability of agency staff as needed. Assists in coordination of scheduling and tracking the 14 and 60-day supervisory visits that are required to be completed per regulatory requirements.

    Attends and participates in annual in-service training programs. Attends and participates in workshops, continuing educational programs, seminars, etc. to keep abreast of current departmental changes. Participates in on-call rotation for weekend, evening and holiday scheduling as required.

    Receives requests for service and maintains a weekly calendar of services scheduled and delivered. Review weekly edit lists for accuracy to assure timely processing of payroll and billing. Trains/orients new schedulers to the scheduling positions throughout Company.

    Uses an automated schedule system to prepare and maintain a weekly calendar of services scheduled and delivered. All other duties as assigned. Education & Experience Skill Requirements

  • Exceptional organizational, customer service, communication, and decision making skills required.

  • Working knowledge of state and federal regulations governing OASIS visits, supervisiory, and reassessment visits preferred. Equal Opportunity Employer - vets, disability.

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