Aetna RN- Field Case Manager (Registered Nurse) Boston or north of Boston area in Wellesley, Massachusetts

Req ID: 45220BR

The role has a monthly bonus potential after 90 days and can be a high bonus potential!

The Field Case manager role offers the ability to work independently. This is a home based position, with 75% of your time spent in the field, local travel. This is a great opportunity to make a direct impact in member's lives!

POSITION SUMMARY

The RN Field case manager is responsible for assessing and analyzing an injured employee to evaluate the medical and vocational needs required to facilitate the patients appropriate and timely return to work.

Fundamental Components Acts as a liaison with patient/family, employer, provider(s), insurance companies, and healthcare personnel. Interviews employees in their homes, work-sites or physician offices to provide ongoing case management services. Evaluates employee progress toward desired outcomes through assessment and evaluation. Communicates both in person and telephonically with employee, medical providers, attorneys, employers and insurance carriers. Prepares all required documentation of case work activities. Coordinates referrals to specialists and alternate treatment provides as appropriate. Regular local travel required.Reporting, daily (documenting while in the field can happen)

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE

RN with current state nursing license required. (2-3 to years experience, clinical ICU or acute is preferred)Rehab experience would be a plus.Strong problem solving and analytical skills. Demonstrated computer skills. Strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills. CCM preferred. Previous case management or home care experience preferred. (visiting nurses)Bilingual highly preferredStrong computer skills including Microsoft office and smart phone ability..

EDUCATION

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

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN) is required

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Nursing/Case Management/1-3 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/1-3 Years/End User

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.

Job Function: Health Care