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The Psychiatry Resource Specialist will be responsible for:
Assisting in the coordination of psychiatry case management functions to include, but not limited to: verifying insurance coverage and benefits; facilitating intake appointments; compiling insurance-specific resources for families; facilitating the presentation, acceptance, authorization, and admission of patients to higher levels of psychiatric care; completing required documentation in the electronic medical record; and other duties, as assigned.
Working with the patient's assigned medical and psychiatric team maintaining communication and collaboration among payers, providers, hospital departments and external agencies in order to promote continuity and coordination of care.
Providing patients with appropriate providers and resources to help move them through the continuum of care safely and effectively.
To qualify, you must have:
A Bachelor's degree is required, experience working in a social services or medical setting is preferred.
Analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
Diverse candidates strong encouraged to apply.
Schedule is M-F 8:30-5:00, and 100% remote. Candidates must live in MA, NH or RI to qualify for remote work status. This position is eligible for part- time benefits
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.