Patient Care Advocate - Accredo


Express Scripts


Posted Under: Memphis, Tennessee jobs in ; jobs in zipcode 37501
Posted On: 2017-06-19

Schedule: Full-time Job ID: REQ

POSITION SUMMARY

Handle customer service inquiries from members, providers, physicians and internal and external clients related to pharmacy benefits. Work to research and resolve problems in a timely manner. Assist members in understanding and maximizing the use of their pharmacy distribution program. Use computerized system to gather information and respond to questions. Document issues and resolutions in a common database. Escalate issues as necessary.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS


  • Handle inbound and outbound member, provider and physician calls.

  • Answer questions related to pharmacy benefits, while maintaining productivity standards and performance guarantees where applicable.

  • Work with other operational departments to research and resolve mail order and claims issues and respond to members within performance agreement guidelines.

  • Maintain accurate and complete documentation of all inquiries in order to continuously improve the customer service process and reduce potential legal concerns.

  • Identify and escalate in a prudent manner, concerns received from patients and/or clients so that corrective action can be pursued and expedited to take care of their needs.

  • Responsible for good housekeeping techniques, adhering to quality and production standards while complying with all applicable company, state and federal safety

  • Other duties as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS


  • High school diploma or equivalent and up to 1 year of relevant working experience

  • 1 year of relevant experience

  • General PC knowledge including Microsoft Office and Internet; Excellent verbal presentation and communication skills

  • Ability to handle challenging customers in a professional manner;

  • Ability to adapt in a dynamic work environment learns quickly, solve problems and make decisions;

  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule for peak call times
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

A leading provider of specialty pharmacy services, Accredo improves care for patients through behavioral and clinical expertise.

Accredo offers a broad range of healthcare products and services for individuals with chronic health conditions, such as growth hormone deficiencies, hepatitis C, hemophilia, oncology, multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis. It also provides comprehensive patient management services, including clinical care management programs, counseling, education, outcomes measurement, social services and reimbursement services.
ABOUT EXPRESS SCRIPTS

Advance your career with the company that makes it easier for people to choose better health.
Express Scripts is a leading healthcare company serving tens of millions of consumers. We are looking for individuals who are passionate, creative and committed to creating systems and service solutions that promote better health outcomes.
Join the company that Fortune magazine ranked as one of the 'Most Admired Companies' in the pharmacy category. Then, use your intelligence, creativity, integrity and hard work to help us enhance our products and services.
We offer a highly competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, life insurance, paid time off, tuition assistance and an employee stock purchase plan.
Express Scripts is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. Applicants must be able to pass a drug test and background investigation.
Express Scripts is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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