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At Aetna, a CVS Health Company, we’re pioneering a total approach to health and wellness, focusing on the whole person - body, mind, and spirit. Our more than 4,000 nurses are central to turning our member’s health ambitions, big and small, into achievements. Your role will include helping members stay well, manage health conditions, and access the right care at the right time. As you do this, we’ll support you in achieving more in your life and your work.

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What makes a successful nurse? Here are the traits we are looking for:

  • Collaborative
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Organized
  • Problem Solver
  • Results Driven
  • Technology Savvy
  • Adaptable
  • Compassionate
  • Detail Oriented
  • Flexible
  • Good Listener
  • Open Minded
  • Responsible
  • Team Player

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Benefits

  • Health

  • Wellness

  • Financial

  • Paid Time Off & Disability

  • Life Insurance

  • Additional Benefits

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Job Details

Utilization Management Nurse Associate

Primary Location: Dallas, Texas
Additional Locations: TX-Dallas
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Description:
Utilizes clinical skills to support the coordination, documentation and communication of medical services and/or benefit administration determinations. Requires LPN/LVN with unrestricted active license.

Fundamental Components:
Promotes/supports quality effectiveness of Healthcare Services and benefit utilization Utilizes clinical skills to support coordination, documentation and communication of medical services and/or benefit administration Collects information to support the process of rendering appropriate medical necessity/benefit determinations Identifies members for referral opportunities to integrate with other products, services and/or programs Utilizes clinical experience, criteria/guidelines, policies and procedures in support of making timely and accurate medical necessity/benefit determinations

Background Experience:
2+ years clinical experience required
2 years managed care experience preferred
Prior Authorization experience preferred
LPN/LVN with current unrestricted state licensure required


Additional Job Information:
Typical office working environment with productivity and quality expectationsWork requires the ability to perform close inspection of hand written and computer generated documents as well as a PC monitor.Sedentary work involving periods of sitting, talking, listening. Work requires sitting for extended periods, talking on the telephone and typing on the computer.Ability to multitask, prioritize and effectively adapt to a fast paced changing environmentPosition requires proficiency with computer skills which includes navigating multiple systems and keyboardingEffective communication skills, both verbal and written.

Required Skills:
Benefits Management - Maximizing Healthcare Quality, Benefits Management - Shaping the Healthcare System, Benefits Management - Understanding Clinical Impacts

Desired Skills:
Benefits Management - Supporting Medical Practice, General Business - Applying Reasoned Judgment, General Business - Maximizing Work Practices, General Business - Turning Data into Information

Functional Skills:
Clinical / Medical - Precertification, Customer Service - Customer Service - Member Services - HMO products, Customer Service - Customer service - production environment

Technology Experience:
Aetna Application - QNXT, Desktop Tool - Microsoft Outlook, Desktop Tool - Microsoft Word

Education:
Nursing - Licensed Vocational Nurse/Licensed Professional Nurse (LVN/LPN)

Potential Telework Position:
No

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
Benefit eligibility may vary by position.

Candidate Privacy Information:
Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

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