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Clinical Coordinator RN - $5,000 Sign On Bonus Field Based in New Jersey

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Newark
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:

$5,000 Sign On Bonus For External CandidatesUnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)The RN Clinical Care Coordinator will be the primary care manager for a panel of members with complex medical/behavioral needs. Care coordination activities will focus on supporting member's medical, behavioral, and socioeconomic needs to promote appropriate utilization of services and improved quality of care.Expect to spend about 80% of your time in the field visiting our members in their homes or in long-term care facilities. You'll need to be flexible, adaptable and, above all, patient in all types of situations. Do you live or are you willing to travel to one or more of the following counties? Hudson, Essex, Ocean, Morris, Monmouth, or BergenIf you are located in Essex, Atlantic, Hudson, Somerset, Morris, Warren, you will have the flexibility to work remotely*, part of the time, as you take on some tough challengesPrimary Responsibilities:

Engage members face-to-face and/or telephonically to complete a comprehensive needs assessment, including assessment of medical, behavioral, functional, cultural, and socioeconomic needsAssess members for home and community based services and ensure that those services are implemented and provided according to unique member needsEvaluate members for care management programsDevelop and implement person centered care plans to address needs including management of chronic health conditions, health promotion and wellness, social determinants of health, medication management and member safety in alignment with evidence-based guidelinesPartner and collaborate with internal care team, providers, and community resources/partners to implement care planProvide education and coaching to support member self-management of care needs and lifestyle changes to promote healthSupport proactive discharge planning and manage/coordinate Care Transition following ER visit, inpatient or Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) admissionAdvocate for members and families as needed to ensure the member's needs and choices are fully represented and supported by the health care teamYou'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.Required Qualifications:
Current, unrestricted independent licensure as a Registered Nurse2+ years of Clinical experience1+ years of experience with MS Office, including Word, Excel, and OutlookReliable transportation and the ability to travel within assigned territory to meet with members and providersFull COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodationPreferred Qualifications:
BSN, Master's Degree or Higher in Clinical FieldCCM certification1+ year(s) of community case management experience coordinating care for individuals with complex needs Experience working in team-based careBackground in Managed CarePhysical Requirements
Ability to transition from office to field locations multiple times per dayAbility to navigate multiple locations/terrains to visit employees, members and/or providersAbility to transport equipment to and from field locations needed for visits (ex. laptop, stethoscope, etc.)Ability to remain stationary for long periods of time to complete computer or tablet work dutiesTo protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employmentCareers at UnitedHealthcare Community & State. Challenge brings out the best in us. It also attracts the best. That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here. We serve the health care needs of low income adults and children with debilitating illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and high-risk pregnancy. Our holistic, outcomes-based approach considers social, behavioral, economic, physical and environmental factors. Join us. Work with proactive health care, community and government partners to heal health care and create positive change for those who need it most. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm)*All employees working remotely will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy**PLEASE NOTE** The Sign-On Bonus is only available to external candidates. Candidates who are currently working for a UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealthcare or a related entity in a full time, part time, or per diem basis ("Internal Candidates") are not eligible to receive a Sign On Bonus.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.

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