Aetna Care Management Associate in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 52065BR

POSITION SUMMARY

As a Care Management Associate, you will help support the Public & Labor Team to provide comprehensive coordination of medical services for the P&L membership.

Fundamental Components:

As part of the Public and Labor team, your daily job functions will include: answering incoming calls from providers and members regarding precertification or pre-registration for surgical procedures; coordinating with appropriate nurses; verifying eligibility; referring/transferring callers to appropriate departments/clinical staff; and providing excellent customer service. You will use ATV, and other software programs to enter data, research information and document your daily activities. The job responsibilities require the ability to learn multiple processes and complete them consistently, efficiently and in compliance with detailed policy & procedures.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

2-4 years experience as a medical assistant, office assistant, or customer service representative experience, computer literacy, basic knowledge of Microsoft Word / Excel / Outlook, superb ability to multitask and problem solve, knowledge of medical terminology, and a strong desire to provide the highest customer service experience possible.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a High School diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Administration / Operations/Telephone / Receptionist/1-3 Years

Functional - Administration / Operations/Data Entry/1-3 Years

Functional - Customer Service//1-3 Years

Functional - Clinical / Medical//1-3 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Call Management/ACD (Automatic Call Distribution)/1-3 Years/End User

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

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

REQUIRED SKILLS

Benefits Management/Interacting with Medical Professionals/FOUNDATION

General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

Service/Creating a Differentiated Service Experience/ADVANCED

DESIRED SKILLS

Service/Demonstrating Service Discipline/FOUNDATION

Service/Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs/ADVANCED

Service/Working Across Boundaries/FOUNDATION

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

We are looking for a Care Management Associate to join the Public & Labor team. Our department is a rapidly growing fast paced environment that provides our teams the opportunity to make a positive impact for our members and customers. The role is office based with extensive telephonic and computer utilization. We are seeking an individual who is adaptable and innovative with strong customer service skills that focus on the well-being of our members.

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