Qualifying candidates may be eligible for a sign on bonus of up to $3,000.
Develop, implement, support, and promote health service strategies, tactics, policies, and programs that drive the delivery of quality healthcare to our members. Health service strategies, policies, and programs are comprised of utilization management, quality management, network management, clinical coverage and policies. The position requires advanced clinical judgment and critical thinking skills in order to facilitate appropriate physical, behavioral health, psychosocial wrap around services. The care manager will be responsible for, care planning, direct provider collaboration, and effective utilization of available resources in a cost-effective manner. Strong assessment, writing and communication skills are required.
The Case Manager is responsible for conducting face to face visits in the members home utilizing comprehensive assessment tools for members enrolled in Managed Long-Term Services and Supports program (MLTSS). The case manager is responsible for coordinating and collaborating care with the member/authorized representative, PCP, and any other care team participants. The case manager schedules and attends interdisciplinary meetings and advocates on the members behalf to ensure proper and safe discharge with appropriate services in place. The case manager works with the member and care team to develop a care plan and authorizes services in a cost-effective manner within the MLTSS benefit. The care manager is responsible for documenting accurately and timely in the member's electronic health record. This position requires the case manager to use critical thinking skills and the ability to problem solve. The Case Manager will also be expected to mentor new hires, once, a level of proficiency has been attained in their role.
Must be willing to travel 50 to 75% in Passaic and Bergen County NJ and surrounding counties.
2 years experience in behavioral health, social services or appropriate related field equivalent to program focus
Managed Care experience preferred.
Case management and discharge planning experience preferred.
New Jersey LTSS experience preferred
Bachelor's of Science degree or non licensed master level clinician required, with either degree being in behavioral health or human services (psychology, social work, counseling)
At Aetna, a CVS Health company, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.
We are committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, age, disability or protected veteran status. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.
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