Cognizant (formerly Bolder Healthcare Solutions) is currently hiring for a Patient Advocate to join our team in Cincinnati, OH. We are currently hiring for full-time schedules and are seeking professional, motivated individuals who are passionate about helping those in need.
Schedule: full time, Monday-Friday8:00am – 4:30pm
The Patient Advocate will assist patients in a hospital setting with applications for benefits through Medicaid, Social Security Disability and/or hospital charity program assistance. We ensure that Medicaid, Social Security, County Indigent or other types of eligible funding for health care services is received for patients onsite at a local hospital. This includes assisting the patients and others to complete forms, applications and other paperwork. Other duties will be assigned.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Collect and review patient information to determine patient's eligibility for Medicaid and charity programs
Prepare documents; review for accuracy and completeness
Provide technical assistance on agency issues, services, program(s)
Maintain and/or create files or record keeping systems. Sort, label file and retrieve documents or other materials