For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work. (sm) This is a field based Case Management RN position covering the greater Burlington, NC area. You will be in the field approximately 80% of the time performing case management in members' homes. When you are not visiting members in the field you will be working from home. Primary Responsibilities:Visit members with AARP supplemental insurance in their homes to complete assessments Provide a complete continuum of quality care through close communication with members via in-person interaction Support members with condition education, medication reviews and connections to resources such as Home Health Aides or Meals on Wheels Identify gaps in care as members transition from a care facility back to their home
Required Qualifications:Current, unrestricted RN license in the state of North Carolina 2+ years of clinical experience in a hospital, acute care, home health/hospice, direct care or case management 2+ years of experience as an RN Willingness and ability to obtain CCM within 30 months of hire Computer/typing proficiency to enter/retrieve data in electronic clinical records; experience with email, internet research, use of online calendars and other software applications Preferred Qualifications:Case management experience CCM Problem solving skills; the ability to systematically analyze problems, draw relevant conclusions and devise appropriate courses of action Ability to communicate complex or technical information in a manner that others can understand, as well as ability to understand and interpret complex information from others Field based case management experience A background in managed care (MCO) / Insurance Experience working with elderly / geriatric patients Bilingual is a plusCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: RN, registered nurse, case manager, care coordinator, Burlington, NC, North Carolina, Greensboro, McLeansville, CCM, certified case manager, MCO, managed care, insurance
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.