Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and/or, Associate’s degree in Nursing combined with 4 or more years of experience above the required years of experience.
Current, unrestricted RN license In Florida
4+ years of diverse clinical experience in caring for the acutely ill patients with multiple disease conditions
3+ years of managed care and / or case management experience
Knowledge of utilization management, quality improvement, and discharge planning
Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office applications including Outlook, Word, and Excel
Case Management Certification (CCM) or ability to obtain CCM within 12 months after the first year of employment
This position requires Tuberculosis screening as well as proof of immunity to Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis through lab confirmation of immunity, documented evidence of vaccination, or a doctor’s diagnosis of disease
- Experience working with psychiatric and geriatric patient populations
- Bilingual (English / Spanish) language proficiency
If the hired individual resides in Florida (office based or telecommuting) this position requires the AHCA Level II background check (fingerprinting) by the State of Florida for all clinicians that have direct face to face contact with members OR employees who will have access to confidential patient data and will require renewal every five years.
Careers with WellMed.
Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 240,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi - specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
Job Keywords: RN Case Manager, High Risk, Inpatient, managed care, office based, care plans, Medicare Advantage, Fort Myers, FL, Florida