RN - Field Based Case Manager - Per Diem - Dallas / Fort Worth, TX
March 14, 2018
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) The Nurse Case Manager position is in an area where proprietary staff is not available due to geography or availability due to case load. The Per Diem, field - based Nurse Case Manager will handle catastrophic and non - catastrophic assignments for industrially injured employees. The responsibilities include meeting with the injured workers, physicians and facilities and to effectively follow up and communicate with our customers. The Nurse Case Manager will work from home and also travel in a designated area up to 75% of the time.The customer base includes all customers currently contracted for field case management services. The position is critical for the customers we service who rely on our expertise to assist their injured employees with treatment and cost saving measurements.
Required Qualifications:Registered Nurse - Active and unrestricted license in the state of practiceUndergraduate Degree - Bachelors or Associates DegreeCase Management experienceWorkers Compensation experienceProficiency with Microsoft Word and Microsoft ExcelAbility to work independently in home and alternate site settingsAccess to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to customer and patient sites within a designated areaPreferred Qualifications:CCMUnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow. Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams. 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, Case Manager, Case Management, Workers Compensation, Dallas, Fort Worth, Texas, TX
Internal Number: 731724
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.