Facility Representative at LogistiCare
Posted in Other 7 days ago.
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Type: Full Time
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
The Facility Coordinator is the representative from LogistiCare that assists facilities (nursing homes, rest homes, retirement homes, group homes) in arranging their clients/patients transportation needs. In addition they provide a high level of customer service to facility staff as the main agency contact to call with problems, issues or questions about non-emergency medical transportation.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Serves as a representative from Logisticare, displaying courtesy, tact, and consideration in maintaining client/patient confidentiality in all communications
* Effectively and efficiently coordinates and schedules transportation requests received by FAX or phone calls
* Coordinates and schedules transportation requests for dialysis clients received by FAX or phone calls
* Screens requests for appropriate level of care needed and service covered per insurance contracts with support from Utilization Review Nurse and office management as needed
* Provides consistent and timely communication with all customers including Nursing Homes, Rest Homes, Retirement Homes, Group Homes and Dialysis staff members regarding transportation issues
* Provides superior customer service as evidenced by handling all facility related phone calls
* Assist and as appropriate responds to complaints, concerns and make suggestions for improvement
* Acts as a resource to other staff members
* Follows all Logisticare employee policies and procedures
* Performs other duties as assigned
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Maintains all confidential client information in files
* Destroys confidential information when appropriate by shredding
* Maintains and updates as needed facility addresses, phone numbers and FAX numbers
* Participates in quarterly visits to facilities or as requested by manager
* Participates in in-services as needed or requested by manager
* Education/Experience - Requires a minimum of a High School degree or GED and prior experience in a fast-paced, high-level customer service oriented environment. Social Services and/or case management, basic medical terminology, and/or front or back office medical experience preferred.
* Personality skills - Excellent verbal and written communication, problem solving and organizational skills. Ability to read and write English fluently.
* Computer Skills - Requires basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and data entry. Must be able to learn and acquire proficiency in LogistiCare's proprietary software application(s).
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