Eligibility Specialist: Medicaid

Work Type
Economic Services

Salary
32076-48114

Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Posted February 7, 2022


Agency Name
Yadkin County Human Services Agency

Work County
Yadkin

Job Contact
Marcy Mays, Assistant Director P.O. Box 548 Yadkinville NC 27055 336-849-7910 mmays@yadkincountync.gov

Job Location
250 Willow Street
Yadkinville
North Carolina
27055
Job Description

This position is responsible for taking applications and determining eligibility for public assistance programs including Food and Nutrition Services, NC Health Choice, Medicaid (including Family and Children’s, Adult and Long Term Care and Special Assistance), Work First, Energy programs, Subsidized Childcare and Non-Emergency Medicaid Transportation.  This position requires the ability to interpret state/federal policies and the capacity to communicate those to clients and their representatives along with inputting this information into the state NC Fast computer system.  This position is responsible for all case management activities for a blended case load of public assistance programs including completing and/or verifying applications, re-certifications and change requests in a timely manner, interviewing clients to obtain necessary information and completing documentation of casework activities. Attend in-services and other training sessions and conferences and may represent the Agency on Committees or Taskforce groups. Assist with second party case reviews.  Assist with peer training.  Make Service referrals within the department and to other agencies as needed and resolves a variety of customer’s concerns. Perform other duties as assigned.
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