Referral Specialist I - Remote Available in Illinois
Stone Park, Illinois
Permanent (Full time)
You could be the one who changes everything for our 25 million members. Centene is transforming the health of our communities, one person at a time. As a diversified, multi-national organization, youll have access to competitive benefits including a fresh perspective on workplace flexibility.
Position Purpose: Assist in monitoring utilization of medical services to assure cost effective use of medical resources through processing prior authorizations.
Initiate authorization requests for outpatient and inpatient services in accordance with the prior authorization list. Route to appropriate staff when needed.
Verify eligibility and benefits
Answer phone queues and process faxes within established standards
Data enters authorizations into the system.
Our Comprehensive Benefits Package:
Flexible work solutions including remote options, hybrid work schedules and dress flexibility
Paid Time Off including paid holidays
Health insurance coverage for you and dependents
401(k) and stock purchase plans
Tuition reimbursement and best-in-class training and development
Education/Experience: High school diploma or equivalent. 2+ years of customer service experience. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
**Once work from home orders have been lifted, position will be required to work in local Burr Ridge, IL office with the opportunity remote options and hybrid work schedules**
Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.