Anthem, Inc. Medical Management Specialist I in West Des Moines, Iowa
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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: This is a work from home position; however post COVID this position must work from the West Des Moines, Iowa office.
The Medical Management Speicialist is responsible for providing non-clinical support to the Medical Management and/or Operations areas.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Gathers clinical information regarding case and determines appropriate area to refer or assign case (utilization management, case management, QI, Med Review).
Provides information regarding network providers or general program information when requested.
May assist with complex cases.
May act as liaison between Medical Management and/or Operations and internal departments.
Maintains and updates tracking databases.
Prepares reports and documents all actions.
Responsibilities exclude conducting any utilization management review activities which require interpretation of clinical information.
Requires a high school diploma; 1 year of experience with an understanding of managed care or Medicaid/Medicare; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Scheduling, direct care, and waiver experience required.
For URAC accredited areas the following applies:
Requires strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, problem-solving skills, facilitation skills, and analytical skills.
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 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.