Aetna Health Service Manager in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 43203BR

POSITION SUMMARY

The main function of this position is to support Medical Directors and clinical staff at Aetna. The job will also entail some administrative duties associated with meetings agenda and minutes.

Fundamental Components:

The Clinical Policy Unit is seeking a Health Service Manager to join a well-established team that works to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of delivering quality healthcare. In this role, the prospective candidate will (i) provide clinical policy consultation and support to medical directors and clinicians, (ii) evaluate the safety and effectiveness of medical technologies (drugs, devices, and procedures) and contribute to the development of clinical policies, and (iii) co-ordinate implementation and publication of clinical policies with other areas of the organization (e.g., Coding, Compliance, Pharmacy, Patient Management, Quality Management, and Medical Policy & Operations).

This position requires an individual with an RN degree, Pharmacy degree, or an advanced degree in clinical sciences. The candidate should have a basic understanding of the principles of evidence-based medicine, know how to search the medical literature for development of clinical policies, and be able to communicate with staff in responding to their clinical questions. Analytical, organization and writing skills as well as knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite of Products (Outlook, Word, Excel) are essential. Familiarity with Internet document content management systems is a plus.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Technical/professional of clinical expertise and experience relevant to business area is required

Strong analytical skills are required

Must be able to work with others and as part of a team

Medical terminology assessment experience is strongly preferred

Evidence based medicine experience is a plus

EDUCATION

The minimum 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 preferred

Pharmacy/Registered Pharmacist (RPh) is preferred

Healthcare Management/ is preferred

Medical Management/ is preferred

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Clinical / Medical//1+ Years

Functional - Planning//4+ Years

Functional - Medical Management/Medical Management - Clinical coverage and policies/1+ Years

Telework Specifications:

This role can be worked out of any Aetna office or at home

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

The candidate will have an opportunity to broaden his/her knowledge in evidence-based medicine as well as medical technology assessment; and work with a first-class group that is highly regarded in the industry.

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.

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Job Function: Health Care