Managed Care Specialist - Penn State Healh Medical Group - Lime Spring

Penn State Health Medical Group

 

Location:  US:PA:Lancaster

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Days
Hours: One evenings per week, no weekends

 

 

JOB SUMMARY:

 

The Managed Care Specialist / Medical Assistant is responsible for coordinating all patient referrals to specialist and outside testing facilities. The Managed Care Specialist / Medical Assistant is responsible for tracking all referrals to determine physician usage and reconciling referral reports. The Managed Care Specialist / Medical Assistant is responsible for providing appropriate staff with updated information on new referral procedures and updating the referral grid with these changes the referral grid with these changes

 

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

High School Diploma or equivalent required

 

Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program or current license as an RN or LPN in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania required

 

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

 

Ability to deal courteously with patients

 

Ability to maintain effective working relationship with other employees

 

Ability to speak, read, write, and audibly understand the English language

 

Ability to lift 25 pounds

 

Ability to perform basic mathematical skills

 

Ability to operate basic computer equipment


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Prior clinical experience preferred

 


 

 

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

 

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