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Optumcare RN Case Manager - Portland Metro, OR

UHG - Portland, Oregon

Posted: 12/10/2018

For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

The Field Based - Case Manager RN functions as part of the primary care team, and reports to the Clinical Services Manager.  The Field Based Case Manager RN supports the team by performing activities as outlined below, and as assigned by the Clinical Services Manager of the team.  The Field Based Case Manager RN performs activities that fall within the RN scope of practice.  This role works in close collaboration with all of the team members, and may support multiple providers. The Field Based Case Manager RN works under the direction of the provider, and activities are delegated to the RN by the provider or the team CSM. The Field Based Case Manager RN understands and supports the ISNP model of care, and works in collaboration with the team to meet the goals of the program. This is a RN case management position. 95% travel. CM completes assessments, care plans, levels of care, visit notes and other health plan specific required duties as assigned
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Visit Medicaid / Medicare and other HP members in Long term care skilled facilities / and or in their home care services delivery
  • Provide a complete continuum of quality care through close communication with members via in - person or on - phone interaction
  • Facilitate Repatriation process by working closely with health partner, member and Transdisciplinary care team
  • Support members with condition education, medication reviews and connections to resources such as Home Health Aides or Meals on Wheels
  • Assist members with the transition from a care facility back to their home
  • Must travel to nursing home facilities daily throughout the Portland Metro market

Required Qualifications:

  • Registered Nurse (RN) with an active and unrestricted license in Oregon
  • 3+ years clinical experience as a RN in a hospital, acute care, home health / hospice, or nursing home
  • Computer skills (Microsoft Office) and competency with electronic medical records
Preferred Qualifications:
  • BSN
  • 3+ years of Home care, long care or nursing home experience
  •  Experienced in ICU or Med - serge clinical setting
  • Background in managed care
  • Experience in Long term care skilled delivery services or Home care / field based case management
  • Case Management experience including Certification in Case Management (CCM)
  • Medicaid, Medicare, Managed Care experience
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care 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)

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.
Job Keywords:  Field Based - Case Manager, RN, Managed care, Long - term care, home health, hospice, RN, Portland, OR, Oregon

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