Texas Tech University Specialist IV in Lubbock, Texas

Specialist IV

Requisition ID 11917BR

Work Location Lubbock

Org Level 1 Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Campus HSC - Lubbock

Department Internal Medicine MOP Lbk

Position Description Performs semi-professional work on various projects and programs. Work is performed under supervision within established policies with latitude for independent judgment. Employee performance is based upon a review of completed work and overall results obtained. May supervise specialized clerical section.

Major/Essential Functions Provides patient services under direct supervision, Reviews daily schedules and contacts insurance providers that require prior authorizations for office procedures and office visits. Obtains prior authorizations from insurance providers and informs patients, nurses and physicians in a timely manner if a procedure has been denied or requires further documentation. Informs physicians in a timely manner of peer review requests and dates these must be completed.

Required Qualifications High school plus 4 years experience. Additional education may substitute on a year for year basis.

EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Does this position work in a research laboratory? No

Required Attachments Resume / CV

Job Type Part Time

Pay Basis Hourly

Minimum Hire Rate 11.5

Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Travel Required None

Shift Day

Grant Funded? No

Job Group Clerical/Secretarial

Removal Date 10/10/2018