Children's Hospital Boston Psychiatry Resource Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts
69339BRJob Posting Title:Psychiatry Resource SpecialistDepartment:Patient Services-Patient Care OperationsAutoReqId:69339BRStatus:Part-TimeStandard Hours per Week:30 Job Posting Category:ClinicalJob Posting Description:This Resource Specialist will be responsible for:
Assisting in the coordination of psychiatry case management functions to include, but not limited to: verifying insurance coverage and benefits; facilitating intake appointments; compiling insurance-specific resources for families; facilitating the presentation, acceptance, authorization, and admission of patients to higher levels of psychiatric care; completing required documentation in the electronic medical record; and other duties, as assigned
Working with the patient’s assigned medical and psychiatric team maintaining communication and collaboration among payers, providers, hospital departments and external agencies in order to promote continuity and coordination of care
Providing patients with appropriate providers and resources to help move them through the continuum of care safely and effectively
Serving as a resource for families and Psychiatry clinicians in regards to insurance eligibility, coverage, benefits, copays, deductibles, and provider networks
To qualify, you must have:
Completion of two years of occupational specific education or an Associate's degree is required
Previous experience working in a social services or healthcare setting is required
Analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles
The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations
Schedule: This is a full time position. M-F days shifts including rotating weekends.
This is a remote position. Candidates must live in MA, NH, RI or CT to qualify for remote work status.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes. Discover your best.Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular