This position is M-F between 8am and 6pm. This position also requires rotating on-call evenings and weekends. There will be 1 to 2 weeks of training required in San Antonio for this role. Opportunities with Homecare Dimensions. For more than 20 years, Homecare Dimensions has been bringing compassionate and skilled care into the homes of patients throughout Southern Texas. Our focus on combining empathy with quality of care enables us to effectively act as a supportive partner to primary care providers. And that makes our organization a perfect fit to Optum and the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses. Career opportunities with Homecare Dimensions provide you with flexibility, autonomy and incredible support. More importantly, you'll discover the tools, resources, training and technology that only a leader like Optum can provide. Want to make a bigger difference? Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) What makes your clinical career greater with UnitedHealth Group? You'll work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. And, when you contribute, you'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere. Primary Responsibilities: The Home Health Scheduler is responsible for staffing patient cases for a clinical team Staffs all new referrals, ongoing visits over the certification period and weekend staffing Assists Clinical Team Manager in maintaining daily contact with field staff, distributing memos to staff, and receiving daily visit notes from field staff Tracks status of signed physician orders Responsible for data entry of home care clinical information and patient information on agency database Verification of insurance, re-authorization, authorization, intake referrals Calculates payroll for nurses Ensures wage transfer between nursing and other departments
High school degree or equivalent
Excellent telephone and customer service skills
Computer skills including Excel, Word
1+ years in an office setting
Medical terminology experience
Home health experience
Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 90,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
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Job Keywords: health, scheduler, Corpus Christi, Texas, TX, on-call, home health