The Center for Medicare Advocacy has an immediate opening for a paralegal in its Connecticut office. The paralegal will be a member of a team that leads the organization’s advocacy for low-income Medicare beneficiaries. The paralegal will assess Medicare denials and determine the likelihood of success on appeal in a high volume practice; provide extensive review of case files with a heavy emphasis on medical record content; and frequently participate in administrative hearings. The paralegal will also be a member of the litigation team and assist with federal court filings and related procedures. In addition, the paralegal will write materials and present at seminars for other professionals and the Medicare community.
The Connecticut office is located in Mansfield − 15 minutes from the University of Connecticut, 40 minutes from Hartford, 1½ hours from Boston and 2½ hours from New York City.
A college degree and paralegal certificate are required. The paralegal must also have excellent oral, written, and organizational skills; a collaborative community spirit; and a passion for social justice.
Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefit package.
Send resume, cover letter and 2 writing samples to:
11 Ledgebrook Drive
Mansfield Center, CT 06250
Or by email to: communications @ medicareadvocacy.org (remove spaces)