Adjudication Specialist in Louisville, KY at ResCare

Date Posted: 9/11/2018

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BrightSpring Health Services 

Title: Adjudication Specialist

Job Category: Corporate Services

Line of Business: Resource Center Services

About BrightSpring Health Services and Our Family of Brands

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! BrightSpring Health Services is the new name for Kentucky-based ResCare, Inc., the parent company that supports a diverse family of brands. After more than 40 years of a successful history of helping people through a variety of settings and service offerings, we’ve reinvented ourselves.

At BrightSpring, everything we do centers on helping people live their best life. Our vision is to be the leading provider of home and community based health services for the needs of the complex populations we serve. We want to make sure that our clients receive the right care at the right time in the safest environment possible.

We are excited that you might consider joining our dedicated network of compassionate professionals who work in thousands of communities across the country - helping more than 60,000 people every day.

Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Adjudication Specialist.

About this Line of Business

BrightSpring Health Services is one of the largest providers of diversified home and community-based health services to complex, high-cost populations. The company provides nonclinical habilitative services and/or clinical rehabilitative services for people of all ages and skill levels.  Primary businesses include: behavioral health (including autism services), home health care (including personal care, home health, and hospice), neuro therapy, and job placement and vocational training, supported by pharmacy and telecare ancillary technologies and services. These businesses employ more than 45,000 dedicated team members in more than 40 states and provide services to more than 2 million people annually. 

BrightSpring Health Services is focused on providing quality and lower-cost outcomes to challenging and high-cost populations, through best-in-class services and technology innovation. Our Connected Home care model is an industry-leading approach to the future of health care services to achieve strong quality and compliance while also driving efficiency and cutting waste. 

Our care professionals work in thousands of communities across the United States. Founded and headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, the company has been making a difference in people’s lives and communities since 1974 – providing home and community-based health services to complex populations and helping people live their best life.

As a(n) Adjudication Specialist you will: 

The Adjudication Specialist is primarily responsible for ensuring the proper completion of background checks by reviewing the results and of all aspects of the report. This position is accountable for working within guidelines as well as the Federal Fair Credit Report Act’s (FCRA) and state requirements to provide high quality results on background check reports with minimal turnaround time.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure accurate and prompt turnaround on all adjudication results
  • Provide timely follow-up and follow-through on all applicable questions and/or concerns stemming from an adjudication result
  • Learn basic aspects of all background screening processes, including, but not limited to, criminal searches, employment and education verification, drug testing, adjudication, etc.
  • Manually process incoming results from designated queue by accurately input notes/comments when determining the adjudication result on an applicant
  • Assist in solidifying process and identifying areas of improvement
  • Provide progress reports to Management and reports as needed

Position Requirements

Qualified candidates will possess the following:

  • High School Diploma or GED Required
  • Associate’s degree in Criminal Justice preferred
  • Prior criminal research, adjudication and/or quality experience a plus
  • Familiarity with FCRA and state compliance preferred
  • Intermediate knowledge of MS Office including Outlook, Word and Excel required
  • Excellent analytical, written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work under constant deadlines, organize tasks and manage time efficiently
  • Self-motivated with great attention to detail
  • Team oriented attitude

Additional Information


BrightSpring Health Services offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

BrightSpring Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. BrightSpring Health Services does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

9901 Linn Station Rd FL 6 - 11 , Louisville, KY 40223-3824 USA