Anthem, Inc. Nurse Case Manager I in Buffalo, New York
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care. This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.
Nurse Case Manager I Hours: 8:00 am-4:30 pm Location: W@H; must reside in EST; must be within a commutable distance to an Anthem office.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for care management within the scope of licensure for members with complex and chronic care needs by assessing, developing, implementing, coordinating, monitoring, and evaluating care plans designed to optimize member health care across the care continuum. Performs duties telephonically for discharge planning. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: - Ensures member access to services appropriate to their health needs. - Conducts assessments to identify individual needs and a specific care management plan to address objectives and goals as identified during assessment. - Implements care plan by facilitating authorizations/referrals as appropriate within benefits structure or through extracontractual arrangements. - Coordinates internal and external resources to meet identified needs. - Monitors and evaluates effectiveness of the care management plan and modifies as necessary. - Interfaces with Medical Directors and Physician Advisors on the development of care management treatment plans. - Assists in problem solving with providers or service issues. - Assists with development of utilization/care management policies and procedures.
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.
QUALIFICATIONS: - Requires RN degree; 3-5 years of clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. - Current RN license in home state required - Multi-state licensure is required if this individual if providing services in multiple states. - Certification as a Case Manager is preferred.