Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Health Coordinator (Medical Assistant Preferred) - Irving/Dallas, TX

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Dallas, TX
Date:
04/25/2017
Job Code:
1734802
Apply on the Company Site
  •  
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details


Health Coordinator (Medical Assistant Preferred) - Irving/Dallas, TX(Job Number:709012)
Description

Must be able to travel to different clinics in the are as needed.  Clinics are located in Dallas and Irving
 
Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm with excellent benefits including 3 1/2 weeks of PTO and 8 paid holidays per year.  Mileage paid when traveling to other clinic locations.
 
 
The Focus Group Population Health Coordinator performs a variety of patient related activities to assist physician office personal and the care management team, including contacting patients to ensure timely follow-up, address patient needs, and works with market management to reduce total medical cost.
 
Primary Job Responsibilities:
  • Documents all patient interactions in a concise manner that is compliant with documentation requirements for Model of Care and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulations
  • Conducts in-bound and out-bound calls for program requirements including, but not limited to: patient scheduling, surveys / screenings, reminder calls, census management and distribution of materials to appropriate clinical personnel or patients
  • Schedules and coordinates patient transportation, follow-up physician appointments in all applicable markets, as needed
  • Completes timely data entry of in-bound and / or out-bound call contact information into software applications (Claims Database, Trucare, etc.)
  • Utilizes various reports to track patient referrals and scheduling no-shows for patients in collaboration with Care Management staff and Clinic staff
  • Provides clerical and / or administrative support to clinical staff and managers for special studies, projects and reports
  • Provides excellent customer service by serving as a resource to all internal and external customers
  • Maintains knowledge of all health plan benefits, network, CMS, regulations, health plan and / or MSO policies
  • Call High Risk Members weekly as designated by PCP
  • Maintain accurate utilization scoreboard
  • Assist with Medication Adherence program
  • Verify patients have been seen according to population health stratification list
  • Assist all patients with barriers
  • Ensure appropriate clinical information is communicated when patients are referred to Care Management, Disease Management, Palliative Care, Hospice and Social Work services
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned
  • Complete monthly patient satisfaction surveys
 
 

Job Patient Services
Primary Location US-TX-Dallas
Other Location 
Organization WellMed Medical Mgmt, Inc
Schedule Full-time
Number of Openings 1
Apply on the Company Site

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers [ View All ]