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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM

 

Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

 

Job Category:

Nurse

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

48103

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Medicaid RN Case Manager - Telecommute in Michigan

UHG - Ann Arbor, Michigan

Posted: 08/2/2018

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)   What makes your clinical career greater with UnitedHealth Group? You'll work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. And, when you contribute, you'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere   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.  (Application fees and filing costs paid by UHG)   If you are located in Michigan, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.   Primary Responsibilities:     

  • Provide a complete continuum of quality care through close communication with members via on-phone interaction
  • Support members with condition education, medication reviews and connection to resources
  • Assist members with the transition from a care facility back to their home
  • Work with members who were hospitalized and are at risk for re-admission
  • Conduct post-hospitalization assessments telephonically
  • Identify member needs and formulate plans of care


Required Qualifications:     
  • 3+ years of clinical RN experience in acute care or home health OR case management experience
  • Multiple state license (in addition to Compact License if applicable) or ability to obtain multiple state nursing license
  • RN license in the state of Michigan
  • Willing to do up to 25% travel in the Michigan market
  • Willingness and ability to obtain CCM within 30 months of hire
  • Ability to talk and type simultaneously 
  • Computer/typing proficiency with Word, Outlook, Excel, and Internet
Preferred Qualifications:     
  • CCM
  • Bilingual (Spanish)
  • Problem solving skills; the ability to systematically analyze problems, draw relevant conclusions and devise appropriate courses of action 
  • Ability to communicate complex or technical information in a manner that others can understand, as well as ability to understand and interpret complex information from others
  • Medicaid and/or managed care experience
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)   *All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy   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.
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