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RN Nurse Medical Management I – Medicaid for OP Services – Louisville, KY - PS22546

Anthem Louisville, KY
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
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RN Nurse Medical Management I - Medicaid for OP Services - Louisville, KY

Location: This position will be located in our Louisville, KY office during training, which is a minimum of six weeks. After successful completion of training and proven position capabilities, remote/work-at-home is possible.

Work Hours : Monday - Friday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

The Nurse Medical Management l is responsible for collaborating with Kentucky Medicaid Plan healthcare providers and members to promote quality member outcomes, to optimize member benefits, and to promote effective use of resources. Ensures medically appropriate, high quality, cost effective care through assessing the medical necessity of outpatient services primarily, focused surgical and diagnostic procedures, out of network services, and appropriateness of treatment setting by utilizing the applicable medical policy and industry standards, accurately interpreting benefits and managed care products, and steering members to appropriate providers, programs or community resources. Works with medical directors in interpreting appropriateness of care and accurate claims payment. May also manage appeals for services denied.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
  • Conducts pre-certification, care coordination, or discharge planning for appropriateness of treatment setting reviews to ensure compliance with applicable criteria, medical policy, and member eligibility, benefits, and contracts.
  • Ensures member access to medical necessary, quality healthcare in a cost effective setting according to contract.
  • Consults with clinical reviewers and/or medical directors to ensure medically appropriate, high quality, cost effective care throughout the medical management process.
  • Collaborates with providers to assess members' needs for early identification of and proactive planning for discharge planning.
  • Facilitates member care transition through the healthcare continuum and refers treatment plans/plan of care to clinical reviewers as required and does not issue non-certifications.
  • Facilitates accreditation by knowing, understanding, correctly interpreting, and accurately applying accrediting and regulatory requirements and standards.
  • Manages provider requests by phone, fax or electronic methods.

  • Qualifications:
  • Current active unrestricted RN license to practice as a health professional in the state of Kentucky and 2 years acute care clinical experience.
  • Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, problem-solving skills, facilitation skills, and analytical skills.
  • Utilization management experience highly desired.
  • Medicaid and/or managed care a PLUS!
  • Proficient with MS Windows required.
  • Intermediate computer and keyboard entry skills required.
  • FACETS or ACMP experience a plus.

  • Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.



    Louisville, KY