RN Case Manager, Optum Office Based - Norcross, GA
February 1, 2018
We're making a strong connection between exceptional patient care and outstanding career opportunities. The result is a culture of performance that's driving the health care industry forward. As a Telephone Case Manager RN with UnitedHealth Group, you'll support a diverse member population with education, advocacy and connections to the resources they need to feel better and get well. Instead of seeing a handful of patients each day, your work may affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Apply today! Primary Responsibilities Make outbound calls and receive inbound calls to assess members' current health status Identify gaps or barriers in treatment plans Provide patient education to assist with self-management Make referrals to outside sources Provide a complete continuum of quality care through close communication with members via in-person or on-phone interaction Support members with condition education, medication reviews and connections to resources such as Home Health Aides or Meals on Wheels This is high volume, customer service environment. You'll need to be efficient, productive and thorough dealing with our members over the phone. Strong computer and software navigation skills are critical. You should also be strongly patient-focused and adaptable to changes.
Required Qualifications Current, unrestricted RN license in the state of employment 3+ years of experience in a hospital, acute care or direct care setting Must be able to type and have the ability to navigate a Windows based environment Preferred Qualifications BSN A background in managed care Case management experience Certified Case Manager (CCM) Experience or exposure to discharge planning Experience in utilization review, concurrent review or risk management Previous experience in a telephonic role Answer the call to use your diverse knowledge and experience to make health care work better for our patients. Join us and start doing 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: Registered Nurse, RN, case manager, case management, managed care, telephonic, health care, healthcare, Norcross, Georgia, GA
Internal Number: 747552
About UnitedHealth Group
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.