Aetna Registered Nurse (RN) - Case Manager in Allentown, Pennsylvania
Req ID: 48363BR
This role is office based in Allentown, PA. After training and proven performance, work at home will be considered. Work at home is based on performance and business needed and is not guaranteed.
The required hours are Monday-Friday 1:30pm-10:00pm EST
This position is for Aetna's Care Management program. The Case Manager utilizes a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation and advocacy for options and services to meet an individuals benefit plan and/or health needs through communication and available resources to promote optimal, cost-effective outcomes. Requires an RN with unrestricted active license.
Fundamental Components include but are not limited to:
The Nurse Case Manager, utilizing advanced clinical judgment and critical thinking skills, is responsible for telephonically assessing, planning, implementing and coordinating all case management activities with members to evaluate appropriate physical and behavioral healthcare and social services for the member. Through assessment and member-centered care planning, direct provider coordination/collaboration, and coordination of psychosocial services, the Case Manager promotes effective utilization of available resources, optimal member functioning, and cost-effective outcomes. In doing this, the Case Manager develops a proactive course of action to address issues to enhance the short and long term outcomes as well as opportunities to enhance a members overall wellness through integration.
An RN license is required
3-5 years clinical practice experience required
Disability case management experience preferred
The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Associate's degree or equivalent experience.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Nursing/Registered Nurse is required
Nursing/Certified Case Manager (CCM) is desired
Functional - Nursing/Medical-Surgical Care/4-6 Years
Functional - Nursing/Case Management/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Discharge Planning/1-3 Years
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/1-3 Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/1-3 Years/End User
Benefits Management/Understanding Clinical Impacts/FOUNDATION
Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED
Service/Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs/ADVANCED
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
We are looking for a Case Manager to join the Public & Labor Dedicated Unit. Our department is a rapidly growing fast paced environment that provides our teams the opportunity to make a positive impact for our members and customers. The role is office based with extensive telephonic and computer utilization. We are seeking an individual who is adaptable and innovative with strong clinical skills that focus on the well-being of our members.
**The work hours will be 1:30pm - 10:00pm EST. Upon successful completion of new hire training and precepting, this candidate will be eligible to move to Telework.
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Job Function: Health Care