Challenge brings out the best in us. It also attracts the best. That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here. Bring your skills and talents to a role where you'll have the opportunity to make an impact on a huge scale. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm)
***Position is eligible for up to 50% work at home with demonstrated proficiency and high performance, and being onsite the remainder of the time to foster team cohesion, spirit and camaraderie through demonstrating our UnitedHealth Group cultural values and protocols. As a Fortune 5 performance - based company we offer competitive pay and benefits, including a sign-on bonus for this position.***
This position will require active and unrestricted Nursing licensure in multiple US States. Selected candidate must be willing and able to obtain and maintain multiple state licensure / compact agreement (Application fees and filing costs paid for by UHG).
You will be required to work an 8-hour or 10 hour shift, ending at 9:00 PM. Two weekend days each month may also be required.
Making outbound calls and taking inbound calls to assess members' current health status
Identifying gaps or barriers in treatment plans
Providing patient education to assist with self - management
Interacting with Medical Directors on challenging cases
Coordinating care for members
Educating members on disease processes
Encouraging members to make healthy lifestyle changes
Documenting and tracking findings
Making post - discharge calls to ensure that discharged member receive the necessary services and resources
A current, unrestricted RN license in the State of Georgia
3+ years of RN experience in a hospital setting, acute care, direct care experience OR experience as a telephonic Case Manager for an insurance company
Willingness to obtain multiple state and/or compact licensure
Ability to travel to the Sandy Springs Atlanta, GA office
A background in managed care
Case or disease management experience
Experience working with Medicare / geriatric patients
Experience / exposure with discharge planning
Certified Case Manager (CCM)
Bilingual (Spanish / English) skills
Medical / Surgical, Home Health, Diabetes or Cardiac experience or certification
Computer proficiency, to include strong data entry skills and the ability to navigate a Windows environment
Answer the call to use your diverse knowledge and experience to make health care work better for our patients. Join us and start doing your life’s best work.(sm)
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.
Additional Salary Information: Salaried plus benefits