Aetna RN Field Case Mgr-Medical Augusta/Portland, ME area - 49126BR in Portland, Maine
Req ID: 49126BR
Exciting opportunity to work independently, managing a case load of approximately 20-30 patients, assessing and coordinating physician-recommended treatment plans. Perform medical field case management within the workers compensation industry. Act as a liaison amongst patients, adjusters, employers, physicians, and other healthcare providers. Coordinate and assess medical care in order to promote healthy outcomes and safe return to work. Work from home with in-state travel.
Fundamental Components but not limited to the following:
Communicate and meet with patients, adjusters, employers, physicians, other healthcare providers, and attorneys in order to effectively ensure progress toward a positive medical outcome and safe return to work. Travel to and attend physician, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and other ancillary medical visits with the patient. Assess patient's medical status and symptoms to determine progress toward recovery and return to work. Meet with employers to assess availability of modified duty and perform job analyses of both regular and modified duty positions. May travel to perform in-home patient assessments. Track and enter billable time via company software on laptop or IPhone. Write and submit reports on each patient. Territory may include Auburn/Lewiston up to north of Bangor, and out to the coast. Travel down to Portland is also likely.
5 years clinical RN practice experience (ortho, rehab, home health, acute, or neuro)
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Effective communications, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently.
Proficiency with standard corporate software applications, including MS Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, as well as some special proprietary applications.
Effective computer skills including navigating multiple systems and keyboarding
Prior case management or VNA experience preferred.
Ability to travel within a designated geographic area for in-person case management activities
Knowledge of laws and regulations governing delivery of rehabilitation services.
Knowledge of workers compensation and disability industry for workers compensation case managers or case management.
The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Associate's degree or equivalent experience.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN) is required
Nursing/Certified Case Manager (CCM) is desired
Nursing/CRRN - Certified Rehabilitation Registered is desired
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Position is home-based, but with regular in-state travel. Coventry provides laptop, IPhone, fax/scanner/printer, as well as office supplies.
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
Posting is for a full time, 40 hour per week Nurse Case Manager. I will consider 32 hours per week. Salary will be commensurate with skills/experience.
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.
Mileage reimbursement is provided per the IRS rate. The position is salaried at a competitive rate with a monthly bonus available for work completed above minimum expectations. All major holidays are paid time off, vacation and sick time off is accrued. Full benefits offered including 401(k) and many corporate discounts available. Employees are reimbursed for fees to maintain licensure as well as free CEU s to maintain licensure. Continuing Education credits are available/provided for RN and a various industry certifications. Work from home with in-state travel. In addition to annual salary, position has potential for a monthly monetary bonus. Coventry provides laptop, IPhone, fax/scanner/printer, as well as office supplies.Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position. All employees are expected to embody our values of Excellence, Integrity, Caring and Inspiration in all that they do as an employee. The overall responsibility of the Field Case Manager is to ensure the injured worker receives the best possible care in a timely and efficient manner towards full rehabilitation and return to work.
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.
Job Function: Health Care