Anthem, Inc. Nurse Case Manager II in Middletown, New York
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Amerigroup, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies focused on serving Medicaid, Medicare and uninsured individuals, it’s a powerful combination. It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve.
Location: New York
Role and responsibilities: Responsible for care management within the scope of licensure for members with complex and chronic care needs by assessing, developing, implementing, coordinating, monitoring, and evaluating care plans designed to optimize member health care across the care continuum. Performs duties telephonically or on-site such as at hospitals for discharge planning.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: • Ensures member access to services appropriate to their health needs. • Conducts assessments to identify individual needs and a specific care management plan to address objectives and goals as identified during assessment. • Implements care plan by facilitating authorizations/referrals as appropriate within benefits structure or through extra-contractual arrangements. • Coordinates internal and external resources to meet identified needs. • Monitors and evaluates effectiveness of the care management plan and modifies as necessary. • Interfaces with Medical Directors and Physician Advisors on the development of care management treatment plans. • Negotiates rates of reimbursement, as applicable. • Assists in problem solving with providers, claims or service issues. • Assists with development of utilization/care management policies and procedures.
The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Anthem. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against Covid-19. All offers of employment are conditioned on completion of a background check, including COVID-19 vaccination verification. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Anthem approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Anthem is able to reasonably accommodate. Anthem will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.
• Requires BA/BS in a health related field and minimum of 5 years of clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. • Current, unrestricted RN license in applicable state(s) required- New York • Multi-state licensure is required if this individual is providing services in multiple states. • Certification as a Case Manager is preferred. • For URAC accredited areas the following applies: Requires a BA/BS and minimum of 5 years of clinical care experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Current and active RN license required in applicable state(s). Multi-state licensure is required if this individual is providing services in multiple states. Certification as a Case Manager and a BS in a health or human services related field preferred.
Preferred Skill: • OB/NICU case management experience
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.
Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.