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Anthem, Inc. Nurse Case Manager I - OB in Houston, Texas

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SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Amerigroup, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies focused on serving Medicaid, Medicare and uninsured individuals, it’s a powerful combination. It’s 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.

Nurse Case Manager I - OB

Responsible for performing 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 or on-site such as at hospitals 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 extra-contractual 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, claims or service issues.

Qualifications

Requirements

  • Requires a BA/BS in a health related field; 3 years of clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Current, unrestricted RN license in the State of Nebraska OR Compact RN License required.

  • OB nursing background required.

  • Case Management experience a plus.

  • Certification as a Case Manager is preferred but not required.

  • Position is remote; must live within commutable distance to an Anthem office.

  • Schedule is Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm CST.

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 careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.

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