Nurse Case Manager I or II

Employer
Anthem, Inc.
Location
Hanover, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 22, 2017
Function
Management, Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Anthem, Inc. is the nation's leading health benefits company serving the needs of approximately 40 million medical members nationwide. Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care. This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company. Nurse Case Manager I or II - Hanover, MD - 133562 Please note: This position may be filled at either the Nurse Case Manager I or II level. The hiring manager will determine the level based upon the selected applicant's skillset relative to the qualifications listed for this position. This position is responsible for performing care management within the scope of licensure for members with complex and chronic care needs by assessing, developing, implementing, coordinating, monitoring, and evaluating care plans designed to optimize member health care across the care continuum. Performs duties telephonically or on-site such as at hospitals for discharge planning. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Ensures member access to services appropriate to their health needs. Conducts assessments to identify individual needs and a specific care management plan to address objectives and goals as identified during assessment. Implements care plan by facilitating authorizations/referrals as appropriate within benefits structure or through extra-contractual arrangements. Coordinates internal and external resources to meet identified needs. Monitors and evaluates effectiveness of the care management plan and modifies as necessary. Interfaces with Medical Directors and Physician Advisors on the development of care management treatment plans. Negotiates rates of reimbursement, as applicable. Assists in problem solving with providers, claims or service issues. Nurse Case Manager I Requires a BA/BS in a health related field 3 years of clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Current, unrestricted RN license in Maryland required. Certification as a Case Manager is preferred Nurse Case Manager II Requires a BA/BS in a health related field 5 years of clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Current, unrestricted RN license in Maryland required. Certification as a Case Manager is preferred Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2017 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at antheminc.com/careers. EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.