Prior Authorization Tech Full Time Days

Prior Authorization Tech Full Time Days job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Prior Authorization Tech, Quality, Full-Time, Days

We are looking for a Prior Authorization Tech to join our Quality team in Albuquerque, NM.

This full time job is located at Lovelace Medical Group is a multispecialty provider group, which includes clinics, doctors and advanced practice providers in a broad range of specialties and primary care, and provides patients with exceptional health care through the support of Lovelace Health System hospitals and technology.

  Prior Authorization Tech Responsibilities:

  • Provides telephone triage, data entry and assistance to the Health Services Department in order to ensure quality customer service and exceptional quality management.
  • Receives, screens, manages, resolves and/or transfers calls; assists callers with questions and concerns. 
  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

Prior Authorization Tech Education and Experience Job Requirements:

  • Minimum: High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Desired: Certified Medical Assistant
  • Two (2) years experience in direct patient care at a medical office or facility
  • Preferred: Five (5) years experience in direct patient care at a medical office or facility and/or Two to Five ( 2-5) years with a managed care organization
  • Medical Assistant certification preferred
  • Computer training (Word/Excel)
  • Medical Terminology
  • Working knowledge of CPT, HCPC, ICD-9 codes, and ACD telephone system
  • Ability to communicate effectively, maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to maintain consistency and accuracy
  • Work independently or as an effective team member
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Basic computer and typing skills

Why Lovelace?

  • Clinic named Patient Centered Medical Home by National Committee for Quality Assurance, 2017 Honored for “Deals of the Year” award by Albuquerque Business
  • First for acquisition of ABQ Health Partners’ women’s health

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 6482

Department / Location

Quality Improvement
Lovelace Medical Group - Albuquerque, NM