Aetna Clinical Claim Review Nurse Consultant in Plantation, Florida

Req ID: 51303BR

POSITION SUMMARY

The Clinical Claim Review (CCR) process provides a clinical review to determine reimbursement for selected services. In addition the Nurse Consultant acts as a clinical resource for the customer service and claims processing areas.

This is an in office position open to multiple Aetna office Locations. Telework is considered only for current internal teleworkers

Fundamental Components:

Identification of Members/Services to be reviewed - Review and authorize the required services in accordance with the benefit plan and clinical policy - Assessment of Medical Documentation - Promotes communication, both internal and external, to enhance effectiveness of CCR reviews - Application and/or interpretation of appropriate clinical criteria and guidelines to reviews - Maintaining compliance with various state and federal laws and regulations, where applicable, while adhering to company policy and procedures - Consults with supervisors and/or Medical Directors as appropriate - Protects the confidentiality of member information and adheres to company policies regarding confidentiality

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:

Managed Care experience; Preferred

Registered Nurse (RN); Required

3-5+ years of clinical experience; Required

Inpatient Acute Care Hospital experience in Med Surg, ER, or ICU; Preferred

Computer literacy including Outlook, Internet Explore, Excel and Microsoft Word Ability to effectively participate in a multidisciplinary team including internal and external participants; Required

EDUCATION

The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is an Associate's degree.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

(RN) Registered Nurse is Required

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Clinical / Medical/Clinical claim review & coding/1-3 Years

Functional - Nursing/Clinical coverage and policies/1-3 Years

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

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

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

Technical - Aetna Applications/Aetna Total clinical View/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Explorer/4-6 Years/End User

REQUIRED SKILLS

Benefits Management/Interacting with Medical Professionals/ADVANCED

Benefits Management/Understanding Clinical Impacts/ADVANCED

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED

DESIRED SKILLS

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED

Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/FOUNDATION

Telework Specifications:

This is an in office position. Telework is considered only for current internal teleworkers (in any area)

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Open communication and collaboration with other departments at Aetna. Philosophy is to do the right thing for the right reasons. We do our very best to be flexible with our time in order to meet a work/life balance. Being a clinical team, we do embrace wellness and empower our employees to be a champion for themselves and others.

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