Patient Care Advocate

Patient Care Advocate

JOB DESCRIPTION

Patient Care AdvocateElevated prides itself on efficient billing services including the filing of claims, appeals processing, authorizations and, above all, a great passion for helping individuals obtain treatment. We harness the importance of enjoying our work, creating and inviting a fun environment, individual growth, and constant career progress through communication and learning.

Elevated is hiring in our care advocacy department with abundant opportunity for advancement, and offers excellent employee growth potential through long-term retention. Elevated Billing is gaining recognition throughout the Western United States and is recognized as a leader in Substance Abuse and Mental Health Authorizations.

Some of our benefit offerings include:

  • Health insurance premiums paid by employer at 100% for employee
  • PTO and Paid Holidays
  • Short and Long Term Disability, Vision and Dental coverage, and Life insurance
  • Fully stocked fridge and pantry
  • Frequent Company Lunches
  • Monthly Massages
  • Monthly Drawings
  • Hard-working and family-oriented work environment
  • Ability to affect change by advocating for individuals in need of treatment for mental health and substance abuse
RESPONSIBILITIES

The primary focus of this position is to obtain authorization for individuals in mental health and substance abuse treatment. The ideal advocate is responsible for contacting insurance care managers and will relentlessly advocate for clients and families to obtain optimal authorization. We seek to authorize detoxification, residential, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and general outpatient services. Advocates represent various facilities and will be responsible for accurate documentation and professional representation. This job also requires data entry, systems management, problem solving skills, teamwork, and enthusiasm.

QUALIFICATIONS

Proficiency in the following areas:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Organizational Abilities
  • DXM IV and DSM V Comprehension
  • ASAM criteria
  • Bachelor, Master, or related degree of achievement from a credible educational institution.

Preferred Educational Accomplishments:
CSUDC, SUDC, ASUDC, CSW, LCSW, ACMHC, CMHCI, CMHC, MFT, LMFT

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