Patient Advocate Jobs Vacancy in Bolder Healthcare Solutions Chicago
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Patient Advocate Jobs Vacancy in Bolder Healthcare Solutions Chicago Jobs Details:
Patient Advocate-Full Time
Do you want to make a difference in the lives of others? Bolder Outreach Solutions, a leader in patient advocacy, is seeking a Patient Advocate to join our team.
Full time, day shift schedule.
The Patient Advocate will assist clients with applications for benefits through Medicaid, Social Security Disability and/or hospital charity program assistance. We ensure that Medicaid, Social Security, County Indigent or other types of eligible funding for health care services is received for patients onsite at a local hospital. This includes assisting the patients and others to complete forms, applications and other paperwork. Other duties will be assigned.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Collect and review patient information to determine patient's eligibility for Medicaid and charity programs
- Prepare documents; review for accuracy and completeness
- Provide technical assistance on agency issues, services, program(s)
- Maintain and/or create files or record keeping systems. Sort, label file and retrieve documents or other materials.
- Ensure adequate documentation is maintained.
- Manage caseload.(uphold daily productivity standards)
- Computer proficiency skills are required.
- Retrieve, sustain and communicate all designated reports.
- Maintain database (This would include documentation of face-to-face and telephone patient contacts. Daily goals will be assigned and monitored).
- Develop and maintain professional relationship with hospital staff.
- High school diploma or equivalent is required
- Degree preferred but not required
- We are seeking professionals who are compassionate about helping those in need.
- Previous experience working with Medicaid and/or in a medical office setting is helpful.
- Must have the ability to maintain and respect confidentiality and HIPAA guidelines
- Must be highly effective in working objectively with a diverse group of people and must demonstrate communication, organizational, administrative and time managerial skills.
- Flexibility is a must in both schedule and job duties.
- Bilingual in English and Spanish is an advantage.
- Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
- Excellent benefits package including:
- Life and Disability