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HEDIS Clinical Practice Specialist RN - Central or St Louis, MO

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Columbia, MO
Date:
04/26/2018
2018-04-262018-05-25
Job Code:
760174
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760174 Clinical Practice Quality Specialist RN Central or St Louis MO

HEDIS Clinical Practice Specialist RN - Central or St Louis, MO (760174)

Position Description

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. (sm)

 

This position is responsible for ongoing HEDIS collection and improvement activities at the health plan and reports to the Quality Management Leader.

 

If you are located in the central part of MO or in St Louis area, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates and performs onsite medical record reviews at provider offices to determine appropriate coding and billing practices, compliance with quality metrics, compliance with service delivery and quality standards, and where assigned investigation of quality of care and member complaints relative to quality of care and service. Support continuum of member care by identifying members in need of health education, case management, etc.
  • Educates providers and office staff on proper coding and billing practices, HEDIS and state - mandated quality metrics specifications, provider profiling and pay for performance measurement, and medical record review criteria. Solicit identification of barriers the office faces in providing care to members
  • Supports the HEDIS medical record chase to support optimum HEDIS and quality metric reporting
  • Supports quality improvement program studies requesting records from providers, maintaining databases, and researching to identify members' provider encounter history
  • Participates in and represents plan at community, health department, collaborative and other organizational meetings focusing on quality improvement, member education, and disparity programs, as assigned
  • Performs annual medical record evaluation, follow - up education, and practitioner intervention
  • Enter documentation of findings in identified database
  • Generally works independently, under the supervision of the Quality Management leader
  • Participates in or coordinates with other department projects as needed

This role is responsible for 75% local, daily travel within an assigned region. We are hiring for 2 positions with one that will cover the Central, MO area and the other that will cover the St Louis, MO area. This is a telecommuter position, but you need to live close to Central or St Louis, MO

Required Qualifications:

  • Current unrestricted RN licensure in Missouri
  • 5+ years clinical experience in any setting
  • Must be able to travel up to 75% of the time to client and / or patient sites within a designated area
  • Ability to make formal presentations in front of committee and work group environments
  • Proficiency in software applications that include, but are not limited to, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, and Internet browsers

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters degree
  • 2+ years of quality improvement experience (chart review, compliance, HEDIS, investigation, etc.)
  • Experience working in Medicaid and / or Medicare health care and insurance industry, including regulatory and compliance requirements
  • Knowledge of one or more of: clinical standards of care OR preventive health standards, OR HEDIS, OR NCQA, OR governing and regulatory agency requirements, and the managed care industry
  • Bilingual - English / Spanish
  • Must be self - motivated and have ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to evaluate medical records with attention to detail
  • Ability to interact with medical staff, peers, and internal company staff at all levels

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 17 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near - obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do 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: RN, registered nurse, HEDIS, NCQA, ACO, PCMH, Medicaid, clinical data collection, provider relations, clinical practice transformation, implementation, quality improvement, compliance, health care analytics, chart review, managed care, Columbia, Jefferson City, St Louis, MO, Missouri

Job Details

  • Contest Number760174
  • Job TitleHEDIS Clinical Practice Specialist RN - Central or St Louis, MO
  • Job FamilyNursing
  • Business SegmentCommunity and State

Job Location Information

  • Columbia, MO
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsJefferson City, MO
    St. Louis, MO

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelYes, 75 % of the Time
  • 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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