Kelly Services Utilization Management Representative in Albany, New York

Utilization Management Reps – Albany, NY

We are seeking Utilization Management Reps for a large healthcare insurance company located in Albany.

Title: Utilization Management Rep

Location: Albany (12211)

Pay: $17 hr.

Hours: M-F 8:30am-5pm

Type: Contract – possible temp to hire

Job Description: Responsible for coordinating cases for precertification and prior authorization review.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Managing incoming calls or incoming post services claims work.

  • Determines contract and benefit eligibility; provides authorization for inpatient admission, outpatient precertification, prior authorization, and post service requests.

  • Refers cases requiring clinical review to a Nurse reviewer.

  • Responsible for the identification and data entry of referral requests into the UM system in accordance with the plan certificate.

  • Responds to telephone and written inquiries from clients, providers and in-house departments.

  • Conducts clinical screening process.

  • Authorizes initial set of sessions to provider.

  • Checks benefits for facility based treatment.

  • Develops and maintains positive customer relations and coordinates with various functions within the company to ensure customer requests and questions are handled appropriately and in a timely manner.

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma/GED

  • 1 year of customer service or call-center experience

  • Proficient analytical, written and oral communication skills

  • Medical terminology training and experience in medical or insurance field preferred.

  • Call center experience is a plus

Apply now for immediate consideration!!

Please do not contact your local Kelly branch office as they are not filling this position.

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