Medicaid Eligibility Coordinator
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 10/10/2019

Job Description

Horizon Health & Rehabilitation Center

660 S. Martin L King Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89106

P: 702-382-5580

 

 

Full Time: Monday-Friday 7:30am-4pm 

 

About Us:

Horizon Health and Rehabilitation Center is 138-bed skilled nursing facility, licensed by the State of Nevada, providing both long-term and short-term care.  Our team at Horizon Health and Rehabilitation Center strives to provide patients with an optimal level of care based on their physician's orders. The goal is always to help our patients improve, and move to the next appropriate level of care - whether that’s skilled nursing care, home health services or a return to home without further services.

 

Position Summary:

The Medicaid Eligibility Coordinator is responsible for residents Medicaid Applications, Social Security and Trust Accounts and to follow the established Standards of Practice.

 

Position Responsibilities:

Medicare

Interview residents’ and/or family members to complete Medicaid Applications, maintain the eligibility of Medicaid and handle the appeals from Medicaid. Going to Medicaid Office to complete application procedure.

Social Security

Reinstate payments from Social Security and apply for Rep Payee on Social Security checks. Accompany residents to Social Security Office to complete paper work.

Trust Accounts

Maintain and reconcile residents’ Trust Account, replenishing Petty Cash as needed. Assist in spend downs, shopping and other expenses like bill payments.

Other Functions

Assist in month end closing as directed by B.O.M, daily input of census, and other responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Must have at minimum a High School Diploma or equivalent G.E.D
  • Must have knowledge and understanding Medicare Guidelines on benefits and also Medicaid policies for the state.
  • Must have knowledge of office and accounting machines, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines pertaining to the facility operations.
  • Must have understanding of insurance billing
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook preferred

 

Benefits:

All of our employees are valued and receive a competitive hourly rate; our full time team members are also offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes: 

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Tickets at Work - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

 

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:010794 | 90659 - Horizon Health & Rehabilitation Center

Job Snapshot

About Us

Horizon Health and Rehabilitation Center is 138-bed skilled nursing facility, licensed by the State of Nevada, providing both long-term and short-term care. Our team at Horizon Health and Rehabilitation Center strives to provide patients with an optimal level of care based on their physician's orders. The goal is always to help our patients improve, and move to the next appropriate level of care - whether that’s skilled nursing care, home health services or a return to home without further services.