Anthem Behavioral Health Case Manager - Richmond, Virginia or Remote PS14828 in Smithfield, Virginia

Behavioral Health Case Manager - Richmond, Virginia or Remote PS14828

Location: Virginia, United States

Field: Medical

Requisition #: PS14828

Post Date: Nov 09, 2018

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc. , it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to 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. Together we can drive the future of health care.

Location: If you live in the Richmond area, this position will work from our Richmond office for the first 6 months. If you live outside this area, this is a Remote from home opportunity. You may be required to travel to the office, from time to time, for mandatory meetings.

This position supports our LTSS (Long Term Services and Support) members with with serious mental health-related illness/disorders, and is responsible for performing telephonic case management within the scope of licensure for these members.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Use appropriate screening criteria, knowledge and clinical judgment to assess member needs.

  • Conduct assessments to identify individual needs and develops care plan to address objectives and goals as identified during assessment.

  • Monitor and evaluate effectiveness of care plan and modifies plan as needed.

  • Support member access to appropriate quality and cost effective care.

  • Coordinate with internal and external resources to meet identified needs of the members and collaborates with providers.

  • Requires MS or MA in social work, counseling, nursing or related behavioral health field.

  • A current, active, and unrestricted LCSW, LPC, LMFT, or RN license in the state of Virginia is required.

  • Your experience must include a minimum of 3 years' clinical experience in social work, counseling with a broad range of experience with complex psychiatric and substance abuse, or substance abuse disorder treatment; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Experience working with adults with serious mental health disorders is required.

  • Community Mental Health experience; CSB (Community Service Board) experience, or similar is preferred.

  • Prior telephonic Case Management experience is preferred.

  • Previous Medicaid and/or Managed Care experience is preferred.

  • You must live in Virginia and be able to travel locally; this position requires a reliable vehicle, current auto insurance and clean driving record (mileage, tolls reimbursed).

  • You must be competent in MS Office suite to include Word, Outlook and Excel, along with the ability to use a laptop computer.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran