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Petersen Health Care
  • 1st Shift
  • Full Time
  • Peoria, IL

Petersen Health Care has been a trusted leader in long-term care since 1974. We offer a variety of positions for health care jobs that feature opportunities to serve the elderly and disabled. These positions feature the area’s most attractive salary and benefit package, including:

Summary of Position:

  • Apply for, track and follow up on Medicaid applications and coverage on behalf of residents and their families.
  • Finding a resolution and/or reestablishing Medicaid coverage that has lapsed.

Position requires:

  • Preparing and filing Medicaid applications; following up on applications and seeing them through to conclusion.
  • Collecting, researching and requesting financial and asset information that may affect Medicaid eligibility.
  • Acting as an authorized representative for residents in administrative proceedings regarding their Medicaid.
  • Tracking currently covered residents and submitting re-determinations.


  • Prior experience with filing Medicaid applications, insurance or paralegal work preferred, but not required;
  • Strong computer skills, able to manage emails, able to use Microsoft Office Products, particularly Excel and Outlook.
  • Self starter with good written and verbal communication skills.
  • The ability to work with little supervision.
  • Ability to accurately coordinate multiple tasks and maintain due dates in a busy environment.
  • Able to adapt to a changing environment.

Job Type and Shift:

  • Full time
  • First Shift


  • Health Insurance
  • Vision/Dental Plan
  • Vacation plan
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations after 90 days