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Healthcare Financial, Inc.Document ID: A2222-123W Posted on: 03/18/2013 Job Type: Regular
Will not pay relocation expenses
OOS Patient Enrollment Specialist
Improving the lives of the uninsured and underinsured in our communities Healthcare Financial, Inc. specializes in connecting low income and disabled individuals, families, children and elderly with public health insurance benefits. We provide on-site social workers to meet with every patient and advocate for the best possible health insurance coverage. We provide on-site field staff to meet with every patient and to advocate for the best possible health insurance coverage. Patient Enrollment Specialists (Bridgeport, CT- New Haven, CT Area): * Educates patient and family members on various medical/health programs and the importance of utilizing them. Determines eligibility, assists in completion of appropriate applications, and serve as a patient advocate. * Work in close collaboration with patients and client hospitals to identify potential qualifying events to further enroll the patient in the appropriate health coverage program. * Bilingual (Spanish/Portuguese/Mandarin), preferred. * Full-Time (Day Shifts, 60 hrs/wk), required. * Bachelor's degree in Business, Social Work, Nursing, Health Care, or related field. * Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in health care, case management, or home health or 1-year experience in social work/nursing or 2 years experience in human service/advocacy, required. * Medicaid, SSI, State Funded Health Programs, Public Policy knowledge and experience, a plus. * Willingness to travel (10-20%) required. Reliable transportation, access to a motor vehicle and vehicle insurance. Valid driver's license, required. * Home office requirements: computer, telephone and internet access. For more detailed information about these opportunities and Healthcare Financial, Inc., please visit our website: www.hfi-mass.com. Forward cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. HFI is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees. We offer competitive salaries, flexible schedules and comprehensive benefit programs.