Benefits and Enrollment Specialist- Home Care

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Benefits and Enrollment Specialist- Home Care

Status: Admin/ Non- Exempt/ Full- Time
Reports to: Business Development Manager
Date Posted: 08-Jul-2019
Job Type: Full Time

Details

SUMMARY: Responsible for identifying, referring, and placing eligible individuals for home care services.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Identify, screen and evaluate potential consumers for home care services.
• Assist consumers and families with completion of Medicaid eligibility application, and application submissions to appropriate agency (HRA, Pooled Trust, Local Department of Social Services and NY Medicaid Choice).
• Assist consumers and families with re-certification process and plan to plan transfer.
• Maintain proper follow up with the consumer and eligibility determination entity to ensure timely processing and completion of all mandated applications and accompanying documents.
• Maintain the interdepartmental communication system regarding clients’ services eligibility status.
• Participate in information/ presentations to various JASA’s departments and business partners to promote agency services.
• Participate in departmental meetings by submitting weekly census reports of consumers’ eligibility and enrollment status.
• Perform home or facility visits as needed.
• Perform other responsibilities as required.
SPECIALIZED SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:
• Good interpersonal and communication skills.
• Possess good time management skills.
• Excellent problem solving skills.
• Highly motivated and goal directed.
• Excellent customer service skills.
• Additional languages helpful.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Bending, sitting, stooping and standing.
WORKING CONDITIONS:
Office setting, traveling within NYC

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
• AA/AS or equivalent preferred.
• Background in NYS Medicaid and NYS Pooled Trust; Managed Care plans; and private insurance.
• Outreach/Customer Relations experience a plus.
• Ability to travel within NYC.
• Be able to effectively serve low-income, disadvantaged, and hard-to-reach population.
• Solid computer skills, including Microsoft Office knowledge.
Position subject to review under ADAAA
JASA is committed to Equal Opportunity Employment

To Apply

Email résumé and cover letter to: jobs@jasa.org. Indicate Benefits and Enrollment Specialist- Home Care - Manhattan in subject line.

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Mail to: JASA
Human Resources Department
247 West 37 Street – Ninth Floor
New York, NY 10018


SUBJECT TO REVIEW FOR PURPOSES OF ADAAA
JASA is committed to Equal Opportunity Employment

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