Aetna Team Lead - Case Manager in Tucson, Arizona

Req ID: 52840BR

Candidate will need to be location in Tucson, AZ area.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Team Lead is accountable to leadership to support the day to day operations of the team. This position has no supervisory oversight of staff, but requires a solid understanding of the workflows, policies and procedures to ensure the team is producing at a successful level. The Team Lead supports the onboarding of new staff as well as quality monitoring and assignment triage. The Team Lead is a single point and first line of contact for staff for clinical issues. They may lead projects as assigned. The Team Lead provides ongoing communication and updates to leadership and contributes and participates in team meetings. The role requires promoting cooperation and team-building between all department members

Fundamental Components:

Serve as a resource to team members Serve as a content model expert and mentor to the team regarding practice standard, quality of interventions, problem resolution and critical thinking Ensure adherence to plan sponsor performance targets Develop, implement and support program policies and procedures Utilize critical thinking skills to raise the level of teams performance Mentor the team; monitoring and providing feedback regarding performance relative to best practices Act as a role model for the Aetna values, particularly regarding company policies on confidentiality Communicate effectively with a variety of audiences Well organized and able to prioritize tasks Support a positive work environment that promotes the concept of teamwork Support to Supervisors as directed May have responsibility for their own case load work Respond to issues and inquiries as needed Sedentary work involving periods of sitting, talking, hearing, work requires visual acuity to perform close inspection of hand written and computer generated documents as well as a PC monitor.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

2+ years clinical and managed care experience

Requires proficiency with computer skills which includes navigating multiple systems and keyboarding

Time efficient and highly organized

Exceptional communication skills

Ability to mentor and support staff to meet business needs

Proven track record of subject matter expertise

Experience supervising or mentoring staff preferred

EDUCATION

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

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN) is required

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