Aetna Worker's Compensation RN Field Case Manager-Spanish Registered Nurse Chicago SW Suburbs and NW Indiana - 54981BR in Downers Grove, Illinois
Req ID: 54981BR
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.
TERRITORY IS Chicago, South Suburbs of Illinois, and North West, IN.
Fundamental Components but not limited to the following:
Travel is 50-75% 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.
Case management experience preferred but will train qualified candidates.
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)
Bilingual Spanish required
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 (RN) required in IL active and unrestricted
Must obtain IN RN license within 6-12 months.
Functional - Nursing/Occupational/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Case Management/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Medical-Surgical Care/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Home Health Care Ambulatory Nursing/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Discharge Planning/1-3 Years
Technical - Computer Operations//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.
All employees are expected to embody our values of Excellence, Integrity, Caring and Inspiration in all that they do as an employee. The overall responsibility of the Field Case Manager is to ensure the injured worker receives the best possible care in a timely and efficient manner towards full rehabilitation and return to work. Please note that we do offer mileage reimbursement for local travel. 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.