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At Aetna, 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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Precertification Case Manager (RN)

Primary Location: High Point, North Carolina
Additional Locations: NC-High Point
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This role is office based in High Point, NC.
Hours are Monday-Friday 9am-5:30pm with evening shift rotation until 8pm approximately once per week.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Clinical Services Advocate is part of a dedicated team of clinical and service professionals empowered to take care of all aspects of a members health. Clinical Services Advocates are responsible for providing personalized, end to end member support including coordination of health care services, decision support, benefits support, complex case management and chronic condition management. Clinical Service Advocates serve as a single point of contact to help the provider, member and family maximize benefits and easily navigate the health care system. The Clinical Advocate provides the member and provider community with a powerful and proactive experience through high touch, personalized communications designed to help the member achieve their health ambition in collaboration with the provider.

Fundamental components include but are not limited to:
Facilitate the ongoing coordination and delivery of health care services to enhance a members health, wellness and achieve quality outcomes. Effectively engage members and providers using omni-channel communication mechanisms (phone, email, chat, text, IM). Develop a personalized plan with member based on their health ambition and communication preferences. Integrate and collaborate with the other members of the core clinical and service team to support the single point of contact design for the member and enrolled family. Assist with effective use of health care benefits, access to available programs/services and determining next best actions to achieve health ambitions. Conduct proactive outreach to at risk members and leverage available data to identify actionable health needs. Holistically assess members needs and collaborate with treating providers, vendor partners and other Advocate team members to formulate care plans and coordinate services. Participate in the development of personalized, creative solutions to help members meet their health care needs. Assist members to prioritize health goals to achieve positive outcomes and health ambitions. Build strong, trusting relationships by fully understanding the members needs and goals

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE
RN with current, unrestricted licensure in state in which work is being done required
Willingness to obtain RN licensure in other states as needed required
3+ years of clinical experience is required
Experience in case management, precertification, and/or discharge planning preferred
Bilingual language skills preferred but not required

EDUCATION
The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN) is required
Nursing/Certified Case Manager (CCM) is preferred

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES
Functional - Nursing/Concurrent Review/discharge planning/1+ Years
Functional - Nursing/Discharge Planning/1+ Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES
Technical - Aetna Applications/Aetna Total clinical View/1+ Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/1+ Years/End User

REQUIRED SKILLS
Benefits Management/Maximizing Healthcare Quality/FOUNDATION
Benefits Management/Supporting Medical Practice/FOUNDATION
Benefits Management/Understanding Clinical Impacts/FOUNDATION

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
Demonstrates highly developed communication and people skills. Ability to engage and interact easily with diverse group of individuals. Strong listener, empathetic and supporting. Ability to prioritize and multitask in fast paced, deadline driven environment. Ability to adapt to constantly changing demands and environment. Demonstrates a commitment to service; accountable for actions and issues resolution, responsive to customer needs. Team player collaborates with co-workers and vendor partners to deliver best in class service. Demonstrates strong problem solving skills and ability to work independently. Requires proficiency with computer skills including keyboarding, navigating multiple systems. Proficiency in use of Microsoft Outlook and Office. Must be able to work in office setting with extended periods of time sitting, talking on telephone and typing on computer.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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