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. Bring your skills and talents to a role where you'll have the opportunity to make an impact on a huge scale. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) *** Monday through Friday work schedule; 8am to 4:30pm (Hours to include 2 days late days per month. 10:30am to 7pm in your time zone) *** As a Maternity Case Manager, you will review patient status over the phone while ensuring they are receiving the best care. In this role you would be working with members in various stages pregnancy. Primary Responsibilities: Making outbound calls to assess members' current health status Identifying gaps or barriers in treatment plans Providing patient education Interacting with Medical Directors on challenging cases Coordinating care for members Making referrals to outside sources Coordinating services as needed (home health, DME, etc.) Encouraging members to make healthy lifestyle changes Documenting and tracking findings Making post - discharge calls to ensure that discharged member receive the necessary services and resources
Required Qualifications: Current, unrestricted RN license 3 + years experience working with maternity / OB population Computer proficiency, to include strong data entry skills and the ability to navigate a Windows environment (Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Internet)Preferred Qualifications: Nurses with a compact state license BSN A background in managed care Case or disease management experience Experience/exposure with discharge planning Certified Case Manager (CCM)Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) 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. Job Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, Maternity Support, OB, OB/GYN, Mother and Baby, Richardson, TX, Texas
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.