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Health Plan Specialist I(Broker Coordinator)

at Harris Health System

Posted: 9/18/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 147895

Job Description

About Us

Community Health Choice, Inc. (Community) is a non-profit managed care organization (MCO), licensed by the Texas Department of Insurance. Through its network of more than 10,000 providers and 94 hospitals, Community serves over 400,000 Members with the following programs:

• Medicaid State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) program for low-income children and pregnant women

• Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for the children of low-income parents, which includes CHIP Perinatal benefits for unborn children of pregnant women who do not qualify for Medicaid STAR

• Health Insurance Marketplace Plans that offer individual health coverage that includes preventive care, emergency services, prescription drugs, and hospitalization available to all, regardless of pre-existing conditions.

Improving Members' experiences is at the heart of every Community position. We strive every day to make sure that our Members have access to the high-quality health care they need and deserve.

Community is accredited by URAC for its health plan operations. We offer care management programs for asthma, diabetes, and high-risk pregnancy. An affiliate of the Harris Health System (Harris Health), Community is financially self-sufficient and receives no financial support from Harris Health or from Harris County taxpayers.

Job Profile

The Health Plan Specialist- Broker Coordinator is responsible for administrative processes associated with licensing, approval, re-applications, and re-certifications of Community Health Choice Agents/Broker partners. This position will participate in onboarding new Agents/Broker partners, including tracking and overseeing contracting and training and will ensure that no lapses in licensing occur and that Agents/Brokers meet all company, compliance, and licensing requirements. They will manage multiple inboxes and serve as the liaison between Agent/Broker sales force and operations up to and including troubleshooting. Additonally the Broker Coordinator will:

  • provide company communications to Agents/Brokers and management in addition to preparing various weekly and monthly performance reports, presentations and materials
  • assist at Agent/Broker and Community events as needed (including some weekends & evenings).
  • will maintain and prow the Agent/Broker partnership to assist the sales team in achieving departmental goals and provide excellent customer service while complying with all appropriate regulatory guidelines.


  • High School Diploma
  • Life and Health license within 90 days of hire date
  • One plus (1+) year experience in Health insurance, Healthcare, Medicare or other regulated industry to include customer service experience.


  • Excellent computer skills required, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint in a Microsoft Windows environment. Must be able to utilize laptop, wireless internet equipment, phone system and portable printer. Salesforce experience a plus.
  • Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact)
  • Writing /Composing (Correspondence/Reports )
  • MS Word/MS Excel
  • Must be familiar with health insurance programs and their components, including STAR Medicaid/CHIP programs and Health Insurance Marketplace.
  • Have a proven ability to work independently, take initiative and bring projects through to completion.
  • Must have the ability to manage competing priorities and re-prioritize work as needed and have the ability to maintain focus in a dynamic environment.
  • Must have reliable, insured transportation.

Benefits and EEOC

Community employees’ benefits are provided by Harris Health. These benefits are designed to provide you with flexibility and choices in meeting your specific needs.

Community is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category

CHC Administrative

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