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Sr. Care Connect Liaison - Care Connect Program - F/T Days - 67857-1A

Updated: Apr 22, 2024
Location: Orange
Job Type:
Department: Care Connect Program


Position Number: 40986031

Reports to: Care Connect Operations Mgr

Working Title: Sr. Care Connect Liaison

Cost Center: Care Connect Program (428565) 

Bargaining Unit: No Bargaining Unit

FLSA: Exempt

Date Created: 4/17/2024

Job Code: 004376

Hours: 40

Shift: Not Applicable

FTE: 1



Position Summary: 

Incumbent is an experienced professional responsible for program development, planning, implementation, and coordination to increase the volume of international and domestic patients and executive health referrals and outreach.  This involves donor development, marketing, and referral relationship management, excellence in customer service, and streamlining access to clinical services and fundraising.  Engages in problem/issue analysis, determining solutions, and applying theory and a broad knowledge and in-depth understanding of the program. Participates as a member of the Health Advancement/University Advancement team and serves as a resource to other unit-based development colleagues about Care Connect program services. This position requires working flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, holidays, and on-call on a rotational basis.



Total Compensation

In addition to the salary range listed below, we offer a wealth of benefits to make working at UCI even more rewarding. These benefits may include medical insurance, sick and vacation time, retirement savings plans, and access to a number of discounts and perks. Please utilize the links listed here to learn more about our: 

Compensation practices (https://www.hr.uci.edu/partnership/totalrewards/compensation.php) and 

Benefits (https://careersucirvine.ttcportals.com/pages/benefits). 


Salary Range: 


Annual Rate  Minimum  $51,600.00                         Midpoint              $69,500.00                          Maximum             $87,400.00


Required Qualifications:



Bachelor Degree or equivalent experience in a related field

Must demonstrate professionalism and sensitivity to diverse cultural backgrounds at all times and in all situations

Previous experience registering patients in a healthcare setting

Previous experience obtaining financial authorizations for healthcare related procedures

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the Health System

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job

Valid California Driver’s license

Excellent written and verbal English communication skills

Ability to break down complex concepts/policies to communicate effectively with a broad patient population.

Knowledge of patient privacy laws, access, release of information and control technologies.

Must be available to travel locally between medical/health center locations outside of regular business hours.

Must be available to work a flexible schedule including evening, weekends, holidays, and on-call on a rotational basis.

Experience working with benefactors and grateful patients in a healthcare system.

Five years' experience working in a patient-based, customer service position in the healthcare industry or equivalent combination of education and/or experience.

Ability to remain composed, professional and poised when working under pressure, meeting deadlines, and managing changing priorities.

Interpersonal skills to develop positive working relationships with patients, team members, and cross-functionally. Actively cooperates and supports the work of others to get a job done.

Demonstrates knowledge of concierge services and relevant medical center and UC policies; knowledge and understanding of relevant federal, state, and local regulations; and ability to follow processes to maintain compliance.

Working knowledge of medical center concierge services to perform essential functions efficiently and effectively.

Demonstrates critical thinking and problem-solving skills and resourcefulness to identify and evaluate issues and potential solutions and alternatives.

Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties

Intermediate to advanced proficiency with MS Office applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Email

Ability to maintain confidentiality regarding job assignments and sensitive issues.



Preferred Qualifications: 

Demonstrated knowledge of various health insurance programs and government funded healthcare programs

Knowledge of EPIC health management system.

Previous customer service experience with international clientele.

Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms



Conditions of Employment:

The University of California, Irvine (UCI) seeks to provide a safe and healthy environment for the entire UCI community. As part of this commitment, all applicants who accept an offer of employment must comply with the following conditions of employment:

  • Background Check and Live Scan
  • Legal Right to Work in the United States
  • Vaccination Policies
  • Smoking and Tobacco Policy
  • Drug Free Environment

The following additional conditions may apply, some of which are dependent upon business unit or job specific requirements.

  • California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act
  • E-Verify
  • Pre-Placement Health Evaluation

Details of each policy may be reviewed by visiting the following page: https://hr.uci.edu/new-hire/conditions-of-employment.php 

Closing Statement:

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

We are committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce along with honoring unique experiences, perspectives, and identities. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming. 

UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact UCI’s Employee Experience Center (EEC) at [email protected] or at (949) 824-0500, Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.



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