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Referral Coordinator - Santa Rosa (Temporary)

Job ID SPMF-1921005 Date Posted 01/14/2020 Location Santa Rosa, California Schedule/Shift Full Time / Day
Position Overview:

Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation is a not for profit corporation that exists to provide medical services, research and education. The foundation provides the infrastructure for the delivery of physician services, and contracts with a separate corporation comprised of physicians and other care providers to deliver the clinical services. This multi-specialty foundation will provide a platform from which new physicians can be recruited to continue to provide physician services in a nonprofit, community setting. The Foundation's vision is to create a medical group that will deliver high quality, market competitive medical services.

Provides medical administration support to providers by obtaining referral or prior authorizations for patients to see Specialty Providers. Completes referrals and/or authorizations accurately and consistently with minimal supervision. In Managed Care, processes authorization and referral requests for members in coordination with health plans and contracted providers. Provides support to the Case Management staff. Serves as a resource to providers regarding the authorization process.



Qualifications:

Education:

HS Diploma required.

Experience:

Two-Three years recent experience in general office setting; two-three years in a health care related environment, preferably in a lead position

Knowledge:

Medical terminology, pharmacology, anatomy and physiology, medical procedures, medical testing, hazardous waste precautions, some CPT and ICD-9 coding, basic disease processes, sterilization, safety and patient confidentiality.

Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail and follow-up, telephone skills, ability to multi-task, work as team member, maintain consistency in work flow, ability to identify issues, problem solve and resolve issues, and computer skills.



Organization: Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation
Employee Status: Limited Term
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Benefits: Yes
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Union: No
Job Shift: Day
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday
Weekend Requirements: None
Schedule: Full Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans

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