Care Coordinator (Remote)

Remote
Telemedicine – Care Coordinators
Contractor
*Please note, we have slowed our hiring for this particular role. You are more than welcome to submit an application, but please note that there will be a slight delay in response times. Thank you!

We're looking to bring on a motivated customer service professional who can help support our growing member base. Our ideal candidate is someone who is energized by helping others and is a determined problem-solver.

Forward is redesigning the way we deliver healthcare using all the technologies healthcare has neglected: sensors, mobile, and AI. We’re quickly expanding our team and looking for a Care Coordinator who is hardworking and committed to helping Forward rebuild our country’s broken healthcare system.

You can read our story here and some recent press in USA Today, Forbes & TechCrunch.

WHAT YOU'LL DO:

    • Deliver high-quality remote support via chat, phone, and email, serving as one of the first responders to any inbound questions or requests from Forward members
    • Facilitate care and streamline handoffs with other parties in the healthcare system, ensuring that our members receive the highest quality care
    • Demonstrate empathy and problem-solving skills as you answer questions, address issues, and coordinate with third parties
    • Triage high responsibility issues and escalate medical concerns when necessary
    • Iterate constantly, leveraging user feedback and your operational experience to improve on what we’ve built
    • Create loyalty among users by contributing to the overall Forward experience
    • Work collaboratively with a team of peers to solve customer issues and complete clinical and administrative tasks on behalf of Forward’s doctors and nurse practitioners
    • Median compensation is $17/hr. This role does not include medical or dental benefits.

WHO YOU ARE:

    • Responsible.  You take ownership for your work, and you operate with a high level of confidentiality and attention to detail
    • Empathetic and understanding. You are an advocate for the member’s healthcare and are passionate about providing top quality care
    • Articulate. You have strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as an eye for customer service
    • Flexible. This is a remote full time, 40 hour per week position. Weekend and weekly night shifts, along with shifts during business hours, are required
    • Agile. You are excited about improving our processes, and you adapt quickly to feedback and new training modules as we expand our offerings and services
    • Passionate about healthcare and helping people. Educational or professional experience in healthcare, medicine, and life sciences a big plus
Why join Forward?

We don’t want to just move dollars around the healthcare industry - we want to rebuild it and fix it. All of it. You’d be a major part of the story behind one of the most ambitious startup attempts of the past decade and you’d work with a team of people who want to use their talents for good.


We are an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We conform to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.