Medical Insurance Authorization Specialist


Admin + Office Support


Long Island, New York

Employment Type



WCS Healthcare is currently hiring a Medical Insurance Authorization Specialist at a Prestigious Outpatient Facility located in Suffolk County, Long Island.  

Compensation : $18 - $20
Job ID : 23591

Job Function:

  • Obtains prior authorizations for medications and/or procedures.
  • Answers telephone calls and routes messages; Interfaces with physicians, patients, and administrative personnel.
  • Files medical and administrative correspondence for the department.
  • Provides general medical office administrative support such as answering calls, routing messages, and filing medical and administrative correspondence for the department.
  • Regularly required to communicate with patients, staff, and medical providers.
  • Maintains clinical calendars. Schedules meetings for clinical staff as needed.
  • Maintains inventory of clinical supplies for office.

Job Requirements:

  • HS Diploma or GED is required
  • 3 years of administrative experience in a medical office setting is required
  • Prior pre authorization process experience required
  • Microsoft Office proficiency required
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills; Attention to detail.
  • Ability to meet deadlines. Self-directed and self-motivated. Able to multi-task.
  • Professional phone etiquette.


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