Aetna Utilization Management Clinical Consultant (RN) in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 55894BR

Required hours are 8am-5pm EST. The regular schedule will include working Saturdays and Sundays and 3 days during the week.

This is a telework role. External applicants to Aetna will need to reside in Pennsylvania.

POSITION SUMMARY

Concurrent Review Nurse will work within the Utilization Management team to review clinical for inpatient hospitalizations and rehabilitation post hospitalization. Will send necessary referrals to other departments.

Fundamental components include but are not limited to:

-Concurrent Review Nurse will work within the UM team to review hospitalizations and rehabilitation post hospitalization in a Medicaid population.

-Works closely with Medical Directors and Case Management to fulfill the needs of our members and providers.

-Reviews clinical against specialized criteria

-Telework

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE

An RN license is required

-3-5 years clinical practice experience is required

-Managed care/utilization review experience preferred.

-Must be willing to work weekends

-Good computer skills required

EDUCATION

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

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Nursing/Medical-Surgical Care/4-6 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Explorer/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/1-3 Years/End User

Telework Specifications:

Full Time Telework (WAH)

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Health Care

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.