Aetna Field Case Manager - NJ RN in Newark, New Jersey
Req ID: 54372BR
Candidate MUST live in New Jersey. Can be anywhere in NJ
The RN case manager utilizes a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation, and advocacy for options and services to meet an individual's benefit plan and/or health needs through communication and available resources to promote optimal, cost-effective outcomes. The RN case manager will work with reporting to focus on population health management of Aetna members in NJ. The RN case manager will need to live in NJ.
The RN case manager will identify potential barriers to care and develop an individualized care management plan using a holistic approach to assist members with achieving their identified health goals.
RN with current, unrestricted New Jersey license - REQUIRED 5+ years clinical practice (acute and/or post-acute) experience; CCM certification and/or experience preferred. Ability to utilize data to as a tool to assist in tracking and trending outcomes and clinical information. Ability to travel within a designated geographic area for in-person case management activities Bilingual preferred Excellent analytical and problem solving skills Effective communications, organizational, and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently (may require working from home on occasion) 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
Nursing/Certified Case Manager (CCM) is preferred
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Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Explorer/4+ Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/1+ Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1+ Years/End User
Work at home position with a requirement for frequent face-to-face member visits. Candidate must live in NJ.
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
This position will be home based and will require travel for face-to-face case management assessment of members, as well as occasional travel for meetings. A unique opportunity to work collaboratively with physicians, pharmacists, social workers, and the rest of the internal team to ensure positive member outcomes. Time management and organizational skills along with the ability to manage changing priorities are key to this position. Strong verbal and written communication skills plus proficiency with computers, navigating in multiple systems and web-based applications, including use of mouse and solid keyboarding skills.
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Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.
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Job Function: Health Care
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