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Field Based Case Manager LPN - Northeast Florida

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Jacksonville, FL
Date:
11/23/2017
2017-11-232017-12-22
Job Code:
740324
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740324 Field Based Case Manager LPN Northeast Florida

Field Based Case Manager LPN - Northeast Florida (740324)

Position Description

Position Description:

Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing companies.  

 

You dream of a great career with a great company – where you can make an impact and help people.  We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this.  And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives.  We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up.

 

This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum –a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 17 leader.

 

Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.

There's an energy and excitement here, a shared mission to improve the lives of others as well as our own. Nursing here isn't for everybody. Instead of seeing a handful of patients each day, your work may affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Start doing your life's best work.
 
Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation and Performance.

This position requires ACHA Level II Background checks (fingerprinting) by the State of Florida for all Clinicians that have face-to-face contact with members and will require renewal every five years.

 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Manage long-term care Medicaid population in nursing facilities
  • Maintain contact and schedule appointments to nursing facilities and engage with members
  • Work within all Florida State guidelines with regard to care and case management
  • Notifies Long Term Care Facility designated staff, providing the skill details both telephonically and electronically
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • 4+ years of LPN experience in geriatric, long term care or case management
  • Current and unrestricted LPN for the State of Florida
  • Ability to use a Windows PC and learn new applications easily
  • Ability to create, edit, and send documents using Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Outlook
  • Access to reliable transportation and the ability to travel to nursing facilities
  •  Must live in Flagler, Volusia, Saint Johns, Duval or Clay counties
  • Ability to travel up to 75% of the time
The Optum Complex Care Management team delivers care for high risk, medically complex populations. Our programs include ISNP, IESNP, TTS, LTC and some D-SNP. The goals of our programs are to improve the overall quality of care, decrease the need for transitions between levels of care (especially avoidable hospitalizations), and to support the member in developing a plan of care consistent with their overall goals of care. The care team for the ISNP program is led by the Advanced Practice Clinician (APC). APC partners with the member’s primary care physician (PCP), the member and / or family / authorized representative, and nursing home staff to provide primary / preventive care and personalized care coordination while proactively identifying triggers for acute illness and managing chronic conditions.
 
Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.
 
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.

Keywords: UHG, Optum, care, Medicaid, Jacksonville, Daytona Beach, St. Augustine, Palm Coast, Florida, FL, LPN, case, manager

Job Details

  • Contest Number740324
  • Job TitleField Based Case Manager LPN - Northeast Florida
  • Job FamilyNursing
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • Jacksonville, FL
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsDaytona Beach, FL
    St. Augustine, FL

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelYes, 75 % of the Time
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt

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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