|Job type||Full Time|
The Sr Retention Advocate is responsible to educate and provide Healthfirst members support in obtaining financial entitlements for which they are eligible. This enables members to maintain the highest level of independence both at home and within their communities. Education within Medicare, the Medicare Savings Program (MSP), assist our members in applying and continuous follow up to eligibility. S/he will be responsible for a longer cycle of work.
Working under the direction of the Entitlement Manager and Team Lead, maneuvers multiple tasks independently with a fast paced proactive vs. reactive approach to changing priorities. Frequently communicates moderately complex information and interacts through electronic documentation tools. This is a paperless work environment requiring daily hands-on administration of multiple electronic Patient Health Information (PHI) databases and security requirement tools such as encryption. These systems include but are not limited to TrucareHTML5, RightFax, VoIP, Virtual Work Platforms (VPN), creating pdf files (Adobe Acrobat), and MS Office 360 software (such as Word, Excel and Outlook), Interaction Client, Jabber, etc.
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Please note: Since we care so greatly about our employees' and members' wellbeing, Healthfirst is moving to an environment where our employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. As a prospective new team member, you must be fully vaccinated with a CDC/FDA approved COVID-19 shot(s) to work in our offices. If you are selected to interview for this role, we will explain our vaccination policy in further detail and ensure you are comfortable moving forward with this company policy.
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