Authorization Specialist

Chicago, IL | $30-40K | Job ID: 77931

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Job Description

Are you passionate about helping people? Are you striving towards finding a role at a top-rated healthcare company based out of Chicago, Illinois? If so, then look no further!

LaSalle Network has partnered with an organization that’s goal is to provide the best patient outcomes for the long-term. They are looking for natural born leaders who will exhibit a positive attitude and caring personality to join their team as an Authorization Specialist. Does this sound like you? If so, apply today and join a team that truly cares!

Authorization Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Handle prior authorization and work with both commercial and government payors (i.e. Medicaid)
  • Handle about 40–50 accounts

Authorization Specialist Requirements:

  • Home Health experience required
  • Patient eligibility experience is a plus, will train if needed
  • Great time management skills and excellent communication
  • Efficient in Google web-based programs

This is a contract to hire position sitting at $16-$18/hr and will be working on-site. The working days and hours are a M-F on a rotating schedule of 8-5, 8:30-5:30, and 9-6. Also, this person must work 1 Saturday a month from 10-1, which will be overtime.

If you are interested in this Authorization Specialist role and qualify per the above requirements, please apply!

Thank you,

Brittany Bell
Project Manager, LaSalle Network

Keywords and Related Terms: authorization specialist ,  insurance specialist , Medicaid , prior authorization , home health , commercial payors

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer, m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, sales, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.