ELIGIBILITY SPECIALIST - MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY

    UNC Health Care Systems
    Chapel hill, NC
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    This position may involve support of various hospitals and health care systems within the UNC Health Care System, but will be employed by Rex Hospital, Inc. (this includes, but is not limited to, for purposes of payroll, health benefits, retirement options, and applicable policies). Employees of an entity managed by UNC Health Care are external candidates and will be employed by Rex Hospital, Inc. if selected for the role.

    Performs technical work in obtaining Medicaid/Social Security (SSI) insurance coverage for indigent patients to expedite reimbursement for medical services. Positions take the patient through the entire Medicaid application process from application to award or denial. Positions have authority to represent the Health Care System at each of the four levels of appeals when applications are denied.

    SCHEDULE FOR THIS POSITION: 9:30AM-6PM

    Bilingual preferred but not mandatory.


    Qualifications :

    Associate's degree in an appropriate discipline (or equivalent combination of education, training and experience).

    If an Associate's degree: Two (2) years of experience in a social services or healthcare organization.

    If a High School diploma or GED: Four (4) years of experience in a social services or healthcare organization.

    Posting ID: 552627589Posted: 2020-05-27