Aetna Registered Nurse (RN) - Utilization Management Nurse Consultant in St Louis, Missouri

Req ID: 38538BR

POSITION SUMMARY

The Utilization Management Nurse Consultant will utilizes clinical skills to coordinate, document and communicate all aspects of the utilization/benefit management program.

Requires an RN with unrestricted active license.

Fundamental Components includes, but is not limited to:

Utilizes clinical experience and skills in a collaborative process to assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor and evaluate options to facilitate appropriate healthcare services/benefits for members Gathers clinical information and applies the appropriate clinical criteria/guideline, policy, procedure and clinical judgment to render coverage determination/recommendation along the continuum of care Communicates with providers and other parties to facilitate care/treatment Identifies members for referral opportunities to integrate with other products, services and/or programs Identifies opportunities to promote quality effectiveness of Healthcare Services and benefit utilization Consults and lends expertise to other internal and external constituents in the coordination and administration of the Utilization/benefit management function

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

2-3 years or more of Managed Care experience; Preferred Prior Authorization Utilization Review experience; Highly Preferred3-5 years or more of clinical experience; RequiredRequires an RN with unrestricted active license.

EDUCATION

The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Associate's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Nursing/Medical-Surgical Care/1-3 Years

Functional - Clinical / Medical/Direct patient care (hospital, private practice)/1-3 Years

Functional - Products-Medical/HMO/1-3 Years

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Health Care