Remote Patient Eligibility Specialist

San Antonio, TX |$30-40K | Job ID: 82276

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Job Description

Our client is looking for a Remote Patient Eligibility Specialist with the opportunity to work from home. The Remote Patient Eligibility Specialist will perform specific tasks required for the efficient and effective verification of eligibility and updating eligibility as required. The ideal candidate must also have critical thinking ability to analyze and use sound judgment while interacting with callers specific to providing accurate listings of contracted providers, verification of eligibility dates for a member, updating a Primary Care Physician when applicable, and/or re-directing a caller appropriately when unable to further assist the caller. This Remote Patient Eligibility Specialist will provide general and specific information to patients, patient families, and physician offices.

Remote Patient Eligibility Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Provide listings of contracted Primary Care Physicians and/or specialists
  • Verify/confirm eligibility for a member
  • Update a Primary Care Physician within a member’s eligibility record
  • Communicate clearly and verbally and/or in writing any updates needed outside of the skill set or access granted
  • Hand-off callers to the appropriate call queue for further review/resolution
  • Track/document calls as appropriate

Remote Patient Eligibility Specialist Requirements:

  • High school graduate or GED is required
  • 1 year of experience in hospital admissions/registration or physician’s office
  • Strong medical terminology knowledge through coursework or experience is required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software
  • Customer/Patient Service skills


If you are qualified and are interested in the Remote Patient Eligibility Specialist position please apply today!

Thank you,

Courtney Corcoran
Sr. Project Manager, Healthcare Revenue Cycle
LaSalle Network
630-472-1700

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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, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.