• Aetna
  • $82,010.00 -105,710.00/year*
  • Flemington , NJ
  • Healthcare - Nursing
  • Full-Time
  • 18 Brentwood Ct

Req ID: 61420BR Job Description Full time telework opportunity for candidates in EST! Preference for candidates in NJ! As a Utilization Management Nurse Consultant you will utilize clinical skills to coordinate, document and communicate all aspects of the utilization/benefit management program. This position requires an RN with unrestricted active license. Fundamental Components included but are not limited to: -Utilizes clinical experience and skills in a collaborative process to assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor and evaluate options to facilitate appropriate healthcare services/benefits for members -Gathers clinical information and applies the appropriate clinical criteria/guideline, policy, procedure and clinical judgment to render coverage determination/recommendation along the continuum of care -Communicates with providers and other parties to facilitate care/treatment Identifies members for referral opportunities to integrate with other products, services and/or programs Identifies opportunities to promote quality effectiveness of Healthcare Services and benefit utilization -Consults and lends expertise to other internal and external constituents in the coordination and administration of the utilization/benefit management function Qualifications Requirements and Preferences: -3+ years of clinical experience required -RN with current unrestricted state licensure required. -Post-acute experience preferred -Managed Care experience preferred -Utilization Management preferred Licenses/Certifications: Nursing - Registered Nurse (RN) Functional Skills: Management - Management - Health Care Delivery, Medical Management - Medical Management - Hospital, Nursing - Concurrent Review/discharge planning Technology Experience: Desktop Tool - Microsoft Outlook, Desktop Tool - Microsoft Word, Desktop Tool - TE Microsoft Excel Required Skills: Benefits Management - Understanding Clinical Impacts, General Business - Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen, Leadership - Driving a Culture of Compliance Desired Skills: General Business - Applying Reasoned Judgment, General Business - Communicating for Impact, Leadership - Collaborating for Results 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. Benefit Eligibility Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position. Job Function: HealthcareAetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.
Associated topics: cardiothoracic, hospice, infusion, intensive care, intensive care unit, mhb, nurse, psychiatric, registered nurse, unit

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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