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Patient Authorization Specialist


  • Location Greater Boston Area, Massachusetts
  • Job Type Contract
  • Pay $18.00 / Hour
  • Category ADMIN/OTHER
  • Date Posted Dec 06, 2017


About the Company: We are currently seeking candidates for Patient Authorization Specialist located in the Greater Boston Area. The position is with a very success Cancer Center providing exceptional care to patients of all ages with cancer, HIV/AIDs, and other related diseases. This is an outstanding opportunity to get your foot in the door with a great company and learn from some of the best in the industry. All candidates considered must have knowledge of the science/healthcare industry and strong analysis expertise.

•    Review and monitor all radiology authorization imaging exams 
•    Identify all patient access issues creating barriers to prior authorization 
•    Prepare and complete prior authorization request 
•    Review and comprehend patient progress notes, lab reports, summaries and imaging reports 
•     Manage prior authorization process from initial submission to authorization 
•    Complete denial follow-up

•    Bachelor’s degree preferred; preference degree in healthcare/business administration or health science related field 
•    0-2 years relevant work experience; including healthcare/business administration, health insurance, medical policy/chart review, nursing, and/or other allied health fields 
•    Strong communication skills 
•    Strong Microsoft Office suite experience 
•    Project Management experience (preferred) 

This is a 3+ month contract engagement that will pay $17.50-$19.00 an hour within a 40 hour work week and has the potential to convert into a full-time position. If you are interested in hearing more about the position please send your resume to immediately.

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