Patient Advocate

The Karis Group has been Making Healthcare Work® since 1996.

Founded in 1996 and based in Austin, Texas, The Karis Group, Inc. is an award-winning company and leading provider of innovative solutions in healthcare professional services. With the vision to make healthcare work, we serve clients nationwide with our suite of comprehensive services.

The Karis Group is a company dedicated to its faith-based values and vision. Beginning over 21 years ago, our company has provided a rewarding, relationship-based work environment for each and every employee. We are dedicated to creating an environment that encourages personal growth, giving back to the community and generating inspiration; both individually and corporately.

We are driven by four core values:

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Who We Want

Our ideal Patient Advocate is searching for an account executive, negotiation-style position in a growing healthcare company. In this role, the Patient Advocate will apply their strong interpersonal skills while working on a dynamic, growing team of professionals with various backgrounds. A successful Patient Advocate will embrace challenging and high-impact cases where you will have the opportunity to work with members from various education and economic backgrounds as well as medical providers negotiating and mediating medical bills on behalf of the patient to obtain a fair price and outcome for all parties involved. You would approach this career determined to directly contribute to overall company goals and growth initiatives.

What You’ll Do

Our Patient Advocates manage member cases and tasks generated from inbound electronic case openings via Salesforce. Case length ranges from several days to months depending on member need, medical bill size and volume. Advocates work with members, medical providers, and others in the healthcare field to negotiate and mediate out-of-pocket balances on healthcare bills. Patient Advocates have a professional phone presence, are patient, caring and dedicated to helping a variety of members and are adept at handling difficult and sensitive situations and cases. Patient Advocates are dedicated to achieving established personal and company monthly and annual performance metrics.

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What We Will Include

This role will be the perfect fit for a candidate who is passionate about healthcare and helping people from all walks of life. A competitive salary, employee benefits package, 401(K) profit-sharing plan with eligibility after one year of employment are provided, along with a wellness program, volunteer opportunities, extensive training and an award-winning culture.

How to Apply

Please complete the online Karis Group Application by clicking the orange “Apply for the position” button on this page.

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