Anthem, Inc. Outreach Specialist in Virginia Beach, Virginia
SHIFT: Day Job
Responsible for serving as the initial and main point of Field contact between the Company and current and potential members.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Responds to telephone, written, and in-person inquiries and initiates steps to assist regarding issues relating to content or interpretation of benefits, policies and procedures.
Provides timely and accurate resolution of inquiries and issues regarding benefits, services and policies.
Supports and promotes State Sponsored Programs through participation in community events.
Represents State Sponsored Programs in community collaborations.
Supports member access to care through home visits, processing of reports, and distribution of collateral materials.
Performs new member orientations.
Provides superior quality outcomes by taking ownership of issues to ensure timely resolution or follow-up.
Provides superior, professional, and courteous service to customers.
Comprehends the various cultural and linguistic needs of the Medicaid and SCHIP population, knowledge of the various health and social services available in the assigned region with a special emphasis on services offered by community based organizations, ability to work professionally with the company's associates, community-based organizations, providers and plan members.
Minimum of 1 year of customer service experience
Or any combination of education and experience that would provide an equivalent background
Understanding of the basic principles of managed care and the concepts of publicly financed health insurance such as Medicaid and SCHIP programs is preferred
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.