Aetna Clinical Program Consultant- RN Market – IL, TX, AZ, CO in Downers Grove, Illinois

Req ID: 50180BR


Clinical Program Consultants (CPCs) contribute to the management of health care spend by providing strategic clinical analysis and ideation to our customers in the Healthcare Vertical. CPCs assess business results and discuss health plan performance promote improved engagement in health and wellness programs. Highly collaborative position and professional environment working with account teams and customers as well as other CPCs and MDs, medical social workers, certified wellbeing professionals and Aetna s clinical operation teams to improve the health of our Healthcare Vertical employee populations. Excellent opportunity for direct customer engagement in a customer-facing role leveraging consultative and presentation skills. This is a clinical transformation-type role to support clients with ACO-like needs; experience with joint ventures, provider collaboration, or Accountable Care organizations a plus.

Fundamental Components but not limited to the following:

The Plan Sponsor Insights business works in partnership with account teams to assist in the development of employer health and wellness strategies, provides subject matter expertise on Aetnas clinical programs, conducts data analysis of clinical program performance and makes recommendations to help mitigate medical cost trend, and optimize return on investment for our plan sponsors.

Key aspects of the position are:

Recommend solutions for clinical programs and services that align with customer needs and help drive short and long term results Frequent participation in customer-facing meetings including development and presentation of clinical content and recommendations Act as a trusted clinical resource to the field for clinical program guidance Collaborate across the enterprise and with clinical operations to problem-solve as necessary Provide consultative clinical support to account teams and plan sponsors as needed based on analysis and identification of key drivers of results Participate in the design of clinical solutions and measurement of success and share knowledge of population health trends


Strong problem solving skills and attention to detail.

Strong clinical analytic skills and demonstrated conceptual thinking.

Clinician (must be an RN for this role).

Strong background in employer health and welfare knowledge.

Strong background and fundamental knowledge of the healthcare industry and market.

Foundational knowledge of medical management products, programs and services.

Excellent communication and presentation skills (ability to take complex content and facilitate understanding for the audience).

Ability to establish highly collaborative relationships within and outside the organization.

Prior leadership experience in a managed care organization is preferred.


The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree.


Registered Nursing/Nursing License is required

Health and Fitness/Wellness Councils of America is desired


Functional - Clinical / Medical/Sales/1-3 Years

Functional - Clinical / Medical/Consultative informatics/1-3 Years

Functional - Leadership/Act as company spokesperson to external constituents/1-3 Years

Functional - Nursing/Case Management/1-3 Years

Functional - Nursing/Disease management/1-3 Years


Technical - Aetna Applications/Aetna Total clinical View/1-3 Years/End User

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


General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

General Business/Consulting for Solutions/ADVANCED

Leadership/Driving Change/FOUNDATION


General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY

General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/ADVANCED

General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Flexible telework / office-based schedule (must live near an Aetna office) - East Coast


Ability to work in a highly collaborative and professional environment with other nurses, medical social workers, certified wellbeing professionals and medical directors to improve the health of our National Accounts employee populations. Excellent opportunity for direct customer engagement in a customer-facing role leveraging consultative skills. If candidate is not Welcoa certified they will need to complete this certification once in the role.

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