Appeals & Grievance Coordinator (Temporary)

Location: Remote-US, California US


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 4865

Position Title: Appeals & Grievance Coordinator

External Description:

The Grievance and Appeals Coordinator is responsible for receiving, researching and resolving of new and existing member and provider grievance and appeals cases. These cases MAY including escalated step of the grievance and appeals process in accordance with state and federal regulatory requirements.

Job Duties and responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each:

  • Ensure grievance and appeals cases are accurate and include the necessary elements for processing and resolving, giving special attention to those identified as “Expedite”. Create clear and concise documentation in applicable system(s).
  •  Identify all issues and required actions within a case, appropriately categorize cases and identify required actions in accordance with state and federal regulations.
  • Create and manage  documents, correspondence and reports in a manner that meets required timeframes.
  • Ensure adherence with state and federal regulatory timeframes for handling cases including acknowledging cases, resolving cases, monitoring effectuation of resolution, completing resolution letters and communicating with members and providers within required timeframes.
  • Develop effective and professional working relationships with internal and external stakeholders and partners. Communicate effectively with members and providers orally and in writing.
  • Contact members and providers to seek additional information or clarification regarding grievance and appeals cases and review and resolve issues by requesting medical records, notice of action, or any other pertinent information related to grievances and appeals from medical groups, delegated entities and/or providers.
  • Perform complete, accurate and consistent data entry into system software applications in accordance with policies, procedures and instruction from the Manager of Grievance and Appeals Operations.
  • Assist the Manager of Grievance and Appeals Operations and peers with special projects. Work collaboratively and cross-functionally with other departments to facilitate appropriate resolutions. Work as a team to complete departmental tasks to meet deadlines and accomplish department objectives.
  • Perform other related duties as required or assigned.

City: Remote-US

State: California

Location City: Remote-US

Location State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Appeals & Grievance Coordinator (Temporary)

Company Profile:

By leveraging our world-class technology platform, innovative care delivery models, deep physician partnerships and our serving heart culture, Alignment Health is revolutionizing health care for seniors! From member experience professionals and clinicians, to data scientists and operations leaders, we have built a talented and passionate team that is deeply committed to our mission of transforming health care for the seniors we serve. Ready to join us?

At Alignment, delivering exceptional care to seniors starts with ensuring an exceptional experience for our over 1,300 employees. At the center of our employee experience is a culture where employees at all levels and across all teams are encouraged to share their unique ideas and perspectives. After all, when you can bring your authentic self to work, whether that’s in a clinical setting, our corporate office or a home office, creativity and innovation flourish! Another important part of the Alignment culture is a belief in continuous learning and growth. As a result, in this fast-growing company, you will find ample support to grow your skills and your career – with us.

EEO Employer Verbiage:


Please note: All clinical positions are contingent upon successful engagement with Alignment Health’s COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

Alignment Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.

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