Prior Authorization Specialist

Physicians Clinic of Iowa, PC

The Physicians’ Clinic of Iowa is seeking a full-time Prior Authorization Specialist to complete prior authorizations and assist in scheduling diagnostic scans for the Physicians’ Clinic of Iowa. 

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:   

  • Complete prior authorizations and/or pre-determinations/benefit investigations for diagnostic testing, procedures and/or drug therapies. 
  • Complete scheduling process for testing, procedure or therapy; notification and education of patient regarding appointment date/time and any necessary preparation for appointment. 
  • Research and maintain a working knowledge of patient financial expectations and assistance programs in conjunction with PCI Financial Counselor. 
  • Maintain working knowledge of third party payments procedures. 
  • Is knowledgeable with current insurance plans and managed care procedures. 
  • Is knowledgeable of daily schedules and clinic flow, correlating clinical provider/ancillary appointments when applicable.


  • The successful candidate must maintain patient confidentiality and demonstrate a high level of professionalism at all times.
  • The qualified individual will be patient focused, possess excellent communication skills, and must work well with team members.
  • Must also have a high level of comfort in working with computer systems.  

We are an excellent employer offering competitive salary, benefits, no night or weekends, paid holidays, and a generous paid time off program.   

PCI is E.O.E.  

Pre-employment drug screen and background check required.

PCI is a tobacco free workplace.  

Will be subject to PCI’s vaccination and testing policy.


Job ID: 83571

Posted 23 days ago

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