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Medicaid Application Specialist

Peoria, Illinois - Posted on April 18, 2024
Published By Amanda Keenan

Medical office openings in Peoria, IL! Full benefits and PTO offered upon company hire! Competitive pay rates based on your level of experience! Explore a new employment opportunity with a company that offers career advancement!

Trillium Staffing is hiring Medicaid Application Specialists. Application Specialists are responsible for the oversight and successful completion of the pending Medicaid application process. 

As a Medicaid Application Specialist your primary duties will include:
•Evaluation of income and asset levels for potential admissions and residents already admitted.
•Providing guidance in determining appropriate actions needed to resolve applicant status if ineligible. 
•Ensuring effective processes are in place for processing pending Medicaid applications, annual redetermination documentation, and tracking the status of open pending Medicaid applications. 
•Working closely with facility staff, residents, and/or families to obtain necessary documentation in order to assess eligibilities.
•Working with state eligibility workers to make sure application are processed in a timely manner. 

Positions are available on first shift, 8am-4:30pm, Monday - Friday. Pay ranges from $17-$21/hour, based on experience. Positions are full time and temp-to-hire with opportunities for career advancement! Upon company hire, client offers medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, as well as 401(k) and paid time off. 

If you’re interested in becoming a Medicaid Application Specialist and meet the qualifications below, please apply today!
•High School diploma or GED required
•Associate degree in Healthcare Administration, Business Administration, or Social Work preferred or 2-5 years’ experience of Medicaid eligibility processing required
•Skilled Nursing Medicaid eligibility processing experience preferred
•Strong subject matter expertise and knowledge of all relevant Medicaid regulations, industry standards, and best practices
•Experience with Microsoft Office programs with emphasis on Excel
•Strong customer service skills with the ability to succeed in a fast-paced environment
•Ability to pass pre-employment screenings

Trillium has been recruiting and placing clerical and office professionals for over 30 years. From Fortune 100 companies to small businesses, our philosophy remains the same: to achieve excellence by providing quality employees with an uncompromising level of service. We believe in honesty, integrity, and a simple philosophy of providing value to our customers and our employees. We strive to be unsurpassed in the recruitment and placement of professionals. Trillium is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Trillium offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes the ability to participate in health insurance and retirement plans, paid holidays, state required leave, and vacation days. Trillium’s offerings are dependent on the state in which the assignment is located, length of time worked, and may change depending on assignment. Benefit packages for direct hire placements vary based on the client company.

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