Anthem Social Worker - Texas Strongly Preferred (PS7473) in Fort Worth, Texas

Social Worker - Texas Strongly Preferred (PS7473)

Location: Texas, United States

Field: Medical

Requisition #: PS7473

Post Date: Jun 13, 2018

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.

Responsible for providing guidance to members and program staff regarding community resources availiable to manage health conditions.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Makes outbound telephone calls to members to provide consultation.

  • Assists participants to change self-efficacy behaviors and to locate and access intrapersonal, family and community resources that will make it easier to manage their health.

  • Provides consultation to staff members regarding methods and approaches to help participants recognize and overcome psychosocial barriers to better health.

Requires an MS in Social Work or related behavioral health field; 3 years of clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Current license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in applicable state(s) required. Relevant call center and/or health care specific professional experience preferred. Spanish bilingual preferred.