Aetna RN Project Manager in Albany, New York

Req ID: 44487BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Works with assigned Medicare IPAs/provider collaboration groups to drive improved performance by leading performance improvement projects and managing multiple complex deliverables through to implementation. Projects will support population health and will impact Stars, quality, utilization and costs.

** The person in this role must be based in NY as there will be visits required to provider groups.

Fundamental Components:

The RN Program Manager works to drive performance of assigned provider collaboration groups by:

Strategizing with SMEs and clinical teams both internally and externally to drive outcomes and improve efficiencies

Establishing trusting relationship with provider partners to promote open communication

Serving as clinical expert on actionable opportunities related to CM, gap closure, workflow discussions, and partnering with case manager supervisor/manager and CMs

Serving as internal and external liaison and clinical resource, interpreting data and educating regarding how to utilize data for PC performance improvement

Coordinating and conducting clinically focused meetings to identify opportunities target and prioritize goals and interventions to close gaps in care and achieve optimal stars performance

Collaboratively working across multiple functions and /or segments to obtain agreement from all impacted parties (e.g.,up and downstream effects often impact multiple functions and/or segments).

Collaborating with Engagement Managers, Local Market Team, Data Team, Medical Operations and others on initiatives for stars/quality improvement, transformative care model SAIs to align with Aetnas strategic goals

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Proven track record in meeting project milestones and negotiating for resources. Proven negotiation skills. Proven project management skills. Proven success while working in a matrixed environment. Supervisory or leadership experience.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN) is desired

Managed Care/Managed Healthcare Professional is desired

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Nursing/Case Management/4-6 Years

Functional - Nursing/Medical-Surgical Care/1-3 Years

Functional - Medical Management/Medical Management - Managed Care/Insurance Clinical Staff/4-6 Years

Functional - General Management/Project management (non-IT)/1-3 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

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

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

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

REQUIRED SKILLS

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY

Leadership/Anticipating and Innovating/MASTERY

Service/Creating a Differentiated Service Experience/ADVANCED

DESIRED SKILLS

General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/MASTERY

Leadership/Creating Accountability/MASTERY

Service/Demonstrating Service Discipline/MASTERY

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Candidate may be office based or WAH, but commute to the NYC office at least weekly. Must be able to work independently and have demonstrated previous success and initiative in becoming an expert in navigating Aetna systems/reports/capabilities. Demonstrated ability in helping business and external partners in interpreting and using data to drive results. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required to build relationships and inspire confidence with external provider partners. Ability to work effectively with multiple internal teams, deadlines and constituents.

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.

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: Management