In this field based position, the Reimbursement Account Specialist (RAS) will report to the Director of Reimbursement. The RAS will be the field subject matter expert relating to billing and coding education and responsible for the management of practice level reimbursement and access for ILUVIEN. The RAS will help support ILUVIEN reimbursement through the development of relationships with Practice Administrators/Managers, Billing Managers/staff and regional thought leaders. In addition, the RAS will work closely with the ILUVIEN Reimbursement Hub, AccessPlus, to provide comprehensive support and assistance to physician practices and institutional accounts for coverage, reimbursement and access guidance for ILUVIEN case management.
The RAS will work directly with the Regional Sales Director and Clinical Account Specialist (CAS) sales team to develop action plans to prioritize and maximize optimal access across sales regions. The RAS will also collaborate closely with the Payer Relations Director (PRD) team regarding local and regional coverage and policy decisions, resolution of payer related issues, and specialty pharmacy access within the assigned geography. In addition, these positions will provide critical competitive intelligence on business trends within key accounts and coverage trends with local, regional and national payers.
The ultimate goal of the position is to maximize reimbursement confidence for ILUVIEN, minimize ILUVIEN access barriers and promote/implement various programs and services to supplement the field sales force and management efforts.
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Alimera Sciences, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer EEO/AA and strongly supports diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability or Vietnam era or other protected veteran. M/F/V/D