Pharmacy Rebate – Coordinator 1

(Position - Located in Baton Rouge)

POSITION #: 6359

DEPARTMENT: Medicaid Technical Services Contract

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Perform extensive claims analyses and research through exportation of large volumes of data to Microsoft.Excel with the use of spreadsheet program functions and formulas.Research and resolve rebate invoice disputes made by drug manufactures.Provide backup assistance to the Pharmacy Helpdesk Hotline in troubleshooting incoming calls.Review and investigate monthly outlier reports to proactively identify and prevent provider billing errors.Identify overpaid claims to providers and drafts letters concerning recovery of the overpayments.Communicate issues and pertinent information to providers, drug companies, and staff members through verbal and written communication.Receive participating drug manufacturer rebate payments and assist with the entry of those payments into the rebate accounting system.Compile monthly and quarterly productivity reports that track current projects, achievements and future goals that need to be completed.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's degree.Excellent analytical skills, effective organizational and time management skills.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Advanced degree.Professional experience in health care field or Medicaid program support.Minimum 1 year of professional experience in a general accounting or auditing position.CPT, ICD‐9 coding and HCPCS knowledge.CHDA, HIM, RHIA, RHIT, CCA, CMA, CPA, CIA, CGAP, HFMA or relevant industry certifications.

SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume (including salary requirement) to Brindly Downs at UNO.Jobs@LA.gov with the job title in the email subject line.

DATE POSTED: June 27, 2013

CLOSING DATE: Position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, applications should be received by

July 14th, 2013.

 

The University of New Orleans is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women, ethnic minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.