Referral Pre-Authorization Specialist - Lime Spring
Penn State Health
Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Admin / Clerical
Internal Number: 15338
Penn State Health Community Medical Group
Location: US:PA:Lancaster Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Day Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00a - 4:30p
The Referral & Pre Authorization Specialist is responsible for doing referrals and prior authorizations for all tests, x-rays & studies that require one before they can be scheduled. They also have to log all referrals & prior authorities completed into excel & vision. If their work is caught up they can help out the provider's assistants.
High School Diploma or equivalent required
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Ability to speak, read, write and audibly understand the English language.
Ability to use and ICD-9 & CPT code books.
Ability to lift 25 pounds.
Ability to deal courteously with patients. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with other employees.
Ability to operate computer keyboard, terminal, and general office equipment.
Ability to multi task, prioritize time effectively & work independently.
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