Prior Authorization Tech Oncology Full Time Days

Prior Authorization Tech Oncology Full Time Days job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Prior Authorization Tech Job, Oncology Unit, Full-Time, Days, Albuquerque NM

We are looking for a Prior Authorization Tech to join our Oncology Unit team in Albuquerque, NM.  Candidates with a background in Medical Assisting are encouraged to apply.

  This full time job is located at   Lovelace Medical Center ,  in the heart of Albuquerque, an acute care hospital   providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical   services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and   oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive   radiologic brain surgery.   


Prior Authorization Tech Job Duties and 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 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?

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017 and 2018.

  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016

  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016

  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.


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

  ID: 10106

Department / Location

Oncology Administration
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM