RN Case Manager -Kidney Resource Center- San Antonio, TX

UnitedHealth Group
Published
November 3, 2020
Location
San Antonio, TX
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Description

For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

As an RN Telephonic Nurse Case Manager for the Kidney Resource Services program, you will be responsible for clinical operations and medical management activities across the continuum of care from assessing and planning to implementing, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating. You will also be responsible for providing health education, coaching and treatment decision support for members.

***This is an onsite role in the San Antonio, TX office.The schedule for this position includes Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm CST.*** 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Making outbound calls to assess members' current health status, manage their dialysis needs and comorbidities
  • Identifying gaps or barriers in treatment plans
  • Providing patient education to assist with self-management
  • Interacting with Medical Directors on challenging cases
  • Coordinating care for members and services as needed (home health, DME, etc.)
  • Educating members on disease processes
  • Encouraging members to make healthy lifestyle changes
  • Utilizing Milliman criteria to determine if patients are in the correct hospital setting
  • Making "welcome home" calls to ensure that discharged member receive the necessary services and resources
  • Documenting and tracking findings

This position will require active and unrestricted Nursing licensure in multiple US States (TX, NM & FL). Selected candidate must be willing and able to obtain and maintain multiple state licensures (application fees and filing costs paid for by UHG).

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
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