Aetna Case Manager in San Antonio, Texas
Req ID: 49607BR
In the Nurse Case Manager position, you will be responsible for telephonically assessing, planning, implementing and coordinating all case management activities with members to evaluate the medical and disability needs of the member to facilitate the members overall wellness and appropriate and timely return to work. In doing this the NCM develops a proactive course of action to address issues presented to enhance the short and long term outcomes as well as opportunities to enhance a members overall wellness through integration. Services strategies policies and programs are comprised of network management and clinical coverage policies.
Fundamental Components include, but are not limited to:
Position requires proficiency with computer skills which includes navigating multiple systems and keyboarding Effective communication skills, both verbal and written. Ability to multitask, prioritize and effectively adapt to a fast paced changing environment Sedentary work involving periods of sitting, talking, listening. Work requires sitting for extended periods, talking on the telephone and typing on the computer. Work requires the ability to perform close inspection of hand written and computer generated documents as well as a PC monitor. Typical office working environment with productivity and quality expectations.
Case management experience; preferred
Managed care experience ; preferred
At least 5 years of nursing experience (Med/ Surg, ICU, MCU, ER); Required
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 is required
Nursing/Certified Case Manager is desired
Functional - Nursing/Case Management/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Discharge Planning/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Disease management/1-3 Years
Functional - Nursing/Concurrent Review/discharge planning/1-3 Years
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/4-6 Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/4-6 Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Explorer/7-10 Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Software Management/1-3 Years/End User
Benefits Management/Maximizing Healthcare Quality/FOUNDATION
Benefits Management/Understanding Clinical Impacts/FOUNDATION
General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED
Finance/Managing Aetnas Risk/FOUNDATION
General Business/Turning Data into Information/FOUNDATION
Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED
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.
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Job Function: Health Care