Aetna Registered Nurse (RN) - Utilization Management (UM) Nurse Consultant in New Albany, Ohio

Req ID: 37338BR

POSITION SUMMARY

As a Registered Nurse (RN) - Utilization Management (UM) Nurse Consultant, you will utilize clinical skills to coordinate, document and communicate all aspects of the utilization/benefit management program.

Please note the following hours are required: 40 HOURS (10 hours on Saturday and 10 hours on Sunday required, with remaining hours to be worked Monday-Friday. Work hours to be determined (projected to be 7 am-5pm). Weekend hours will be compensated with a shift differential.

Fundamental Components of the UM Nurse Consultant role include, but are not limited to:

Utilizes clinical experience and skills in a collaborative process to assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor and evaluate options to facilitate appropriate healthcare services/benefits for members Gathers clinical information and applies the appropriate clinical criteria/guideline, policy, procedure and clinical judgment to render coverage determination/recommendation along the continuum of care Communicates with providers and other parties to facilitate care/treatment Identifies members for referral opportunities to integrate with other products, services and/or programs Identifies opportunities to promote quality effectiveness of Healthcare Services and benefit utilization Consults and lends expertise to other internal and external constituents in the coordination and administration of the utilization/benefit management function

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Managed Care experience preferred

3-5 years of clinical experience required

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 required

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Nursing/Concurrent Review/discharge planning/1-3 Years

REQUIRED SKILLS

Benefits Management/Interacting with Medical Professionals/ADVANCED

Technology/Leveraging Technology/FOUNDATION

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Considered only for current internal teleworkers (in any area)

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 hereto review the benefits associated with this position.

Job Function: Health Care