Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The Radiology Authorization Specialist reports to the Radiology Authorization Supervisor. The Radiology Authorization Specialist is responsible for obtaining appropriate prior authorizations for radiology (imaging) exams ordered by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) Providers.
The Radiology Authorization Specialist will leverage his/her strong medical terminology and physiology knowledge to select appropriate clinical documents during the insurance authorization process. To ensure authorizations are appropriately in place, the Radiology Authorization Specialist will successfully coordinate the work of various groups, including, but not limited to: physicians, mid-level practitioners, clinical support specialists, third party payers, fellow patient access and revenue cycle teams and/or other prior authorization team members.
Review and monitor all radiology authorization workqueues, identifying imaging exams.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
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