Aetna Worker's Compensation RN Field Case Manager Registered Nurse Chicago and North in Chicago, Illinois
Req ID: 54977BR
JOIN OUR GROWING TEAMAre you tired of bedside nursing?Are you looking to get away from 12-hour hospital shifts while continuing to utilize your RN expertise to impact the lives of patients in your local community? We are seeking self-motivated, energetic, detail oriented, highly organized, tech-savvy Registered Nurses to join our Workers Compensation Field Case Management team. This opportunity offers a competitive salary, full benefits, and a performance-based bonus paid out on a monthly or quarterly basis. Our organization promotes autonomy through a Monday-Friday working schedule, paid holidays, and flexibility as you coordinate the care of your members.
Bilingual Spanish field case manager needed to assist in coordinating care and assist in early appropriate and safe return to work.
Fundamental Components but not limited to the gollowing:
50-75% travel to appointments to determine claimant status, treatment plan and timeframes to RTW.
Coordination of rehab plan and assurance of compliance and progress
Communication with all parties to keep everyone abreast of status and progress
Evaluation of process, progress and initiating discussion to rectify any questions, concerns or issues
Collaborating with different disciplines with focus on proper treatment, responses/progress to achieve safe RTW
Documenting and reporting outcomes and events
Researching materials to use for coaching and educating claimants on diagnosis, treatment and comorbidities
3 years clinical practice experience. (experienced in orthopedics, workers comp, neurosurgery, out patient surgery, occupational health, home health, UR, QA, medical/ surgical nursing, independent/self sufficient, organized, patient and likes to teach)
Case management experience preferred but will train qualified candidates.
Ability to travel within a designated geographic area for in-person case management activities
Bilingual Spanish strongly preferred
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Effective communications, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently (may require working from home).
Proficiency with standard corporate software applications, including MS Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, as well as some special proprietary applications.
Effective computer skills including navigating multiple systems and keyboarding
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 - Nursing/Occupational/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Case Management/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Concurrent Review/discharge planning/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Home Health Care Ambulatory Nursing/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Disability/1-3 Years
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/1-3 Years/End User
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
Work with independence and flexibility
No weekends or Holidays
Meet and work with prestigious and well recognized physician as best in their field
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.
As a Workers Compensation Field Case Manager, you will be offered:Autonomy Productivity incentives Monday-Friday schedule Reimbursement for mileage, tolls, parking, licensure and certification· Laptop, iPhone & printer/fax/scanner all in one.Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.
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.