Prior Authorization Specialist

Houston, TX 77040

Posted: 04/19/2024 Industry: Medical Financial Services Job Number: JR392718412 Pay Rate: $20-24 / hour

Job Description

Prior Authorization Specialist
Zip Code: Houston, TX  77040 | Location: Northwest Houston | Highway 290 North
Employment Type: Temp-to-hire | Workplace Type: On-site
Healthcare Specialty: Billing Services | Salary: $20 - $24 an hour
Step into the role of the Prior Authorization Specialist to impact one of Houston's prominent healthcare resource organizations. Join a leading healthcare resource facility where you will oversee obtaining the required pre-certifications, pre-authorizations, and referrals for all services accurately and timely. Today is the day to submit your resume and see where this opportunity will take you!
Prior Authorization Specialist’s Responsibilities
  • Generate, verify, and oversee the complete procedure authorization/referral process.
  • Manage and resolve day-to-day issues on pre-authorization.
  • Obtain authorization by fax, payer website, or by phone, and follow up regularly on pending cases.
  • Communicate effectively with other departments regarding changes and updates with patient accounts and status.
 Prior Authorization Specialist’s Qualifications
  • A High School Diploma or GED is required.
  • Two (2) years of medical office or facility setting experience is required.
  • Essential knowledge within and out of network insurance, insurance verification, patient responsibility, and process for prior authorization is required.
  • Familiarity with ICD-10 and CPT codes and procedures is required.
 Company Culture & Perks
  • Work Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • During employment with Team1Medical Staffing, you can enroll in our benefits program, including medical (3 plans to choose from), dental, disability, critical illness, life, vision, accident, and behavioral health insurance. Additional benefits include 401K, direct deposit, and our referral bonus program!  
 Salary: $20 - $24 an hour
Submit your resume today and see where this opportunity can take you in your career!
Why Team1Medical?
Team1Medical is one of the most trusted medical staffing agencies in the United States. Our team believes in the importance of learning who you are as a person and a professional. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and PRN positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you are an experienced professional or just launching your career, Team1Medical will invest in your success. View more open positions at
Team1Medical, A Reserves Network Company, is a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers within the healthcare community. As an equal-opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However you identify and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today.

Meet Your Recruiter

Jessica Randolph, CTS/CHP
Sr Staffing Consultant

Employed with ExecuTeam since 2009, Jessica’s dedication and talents easily transitioned her to Team1Medical. Currently, she leads the division and maintains a commitment to her candidates and clients. She finds daily fulfillment in her recruiting and placement successes. Jessica graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a degree in International Business. In 2016, Jessica earned American Staffing Association’s CHP Certification – Certified Health Care Staffing Professional. Married and a devoted mother of two, she maintains a busy schedule, enjoys scrapbooking special memories, and dedicates her remaining time to volunteer work.
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