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Field Based Case Manager - Bergen / Passaic County, NJ

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
NORTH BERGEN-New Jersey, NJ
Date:
11/17/2017
2017-11-172017-12-16
Job Code:
736761
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736761 Field Based Case Manager Bergen Passaic County NJ

Field Based Case Manager - Bergen / Passaic County, NJ (736761)

Position Description

The more health care changes, the more certain values count. Like quality, patient-centric care, compassion and a dedication to going the extra mile. As a Field-Based RN Case Manager, you'll wear many hats and work in a variety of environments. But wherever you happen to find yourself, you’ll gain a profound sense of satisfaction knowing you’re helping to create a more efficient and effective health care system for everyone.
 

If you are located in Bergen or Passaic County, NJ, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges. The more health care changes, the more certain values count. Like quality, patient-centric care, compassion and a dedication to going the extra mile. As a Field-Based RN Case Manager with UnitedHealth Group, you'll wear many hats and work in a variety of environments. But wherever you happen to find yourself, you’ll gain a profound sense of satisfaction knowing you’re helping to create a more efficient and effective health care system for everyone.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Visit members in their homes and/or other settings, including community centers, hospitals or providers' offices
  • Provide a complete continuum of quality care through close communication with members via in-person or on-phone interaction
  • Support members with condition education, medication reviews and connections to resources such as Home Health Aides or Meals on Wheels
  • Assist members with the transition from a care facility back to their home

This role involves approximately 80% travel in Bergen and Passaic Counties and you’ll need to be comfortable dealing with a full range of in-home and facility-based environments.

Required Qualifications:

  • Current, unrestricted RN license
  • Access to reliable transportation
  • 3+ years clinical experience in a hospital, acute care, home health/hospice, direct care or case management
  • Computer / typing proficiency to enter / retrieve data in electronic clinical records; experience with email, internet research, use of online calendars and other software applications

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Case management experience including Certification in Case Management
  • Home care / field based case management
  • Experience working with the needs of vulnerable populations who have chronic or complex bio-psychosocial needs
  • Bilingual skills
  • Experience in Home & Community based or Long Term Care services delivery

Make a difference in countless lives, starting with your own. Join us and start doing your life’s best work (sm)

 

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

 

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: Registered Nurse, RN, case manager, case management, managed care, field-based, healthcare, health care, Bergen, Passaic County, NJ, New Jersey

Job Details

  • Contest Number736761
  • Job TitleField Based Case Manager - Bergen / Passaic County, NJ
  • Job FamilyNursing
  • Business SegmentCommunity and State

Job Location Information

  • NORTH BERGEN-New Jersey, NJ
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsPASSAIC-New Jersey, NJ

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionYes
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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