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Care Manager - Morganton, Lenoir, Granite Falls, Hudson, Hickory, Newton, Marion, Newland, NC

Morganton, NC 28655
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  • Job Code
    844977

You push yourself to reach higher and go further.  Because for you, it's all about ensuring a positive outcome for patients.  In this role, you'll work in the field and coordinate the long-term care needs for patients in the local community. And at every turn, you'll have the support of an elite and dynamic team. Join UnitedHealth Group and our family of businesses and you will use your diverse knowledge and experience to make health care work better for our patients.

 

In this Care Manager - Community Based role, will be an essential element of an Integrated Care Model by relaying the pertinent information about the member needs and advocating for the best possible care available, and ensuring they have the right services to meet their needs.

 

If you are located near Morganton, Lenoir, Granite Falls, Hudson, Hickory, Newton, or Newland in Caldwell County, Catawba County, McDowell County or Avery County you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.  Expect to spend about 50-75% 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.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assess, plan and implement care management interventions that are individualized for each patient and directed toward the most appropriate, least restrictive level of care
  • Identify and initiate referrals for both healthcare and community based services; including but not limited to financial, psychosocial, community and state supportive services
  • Develop and implement care plan interventions throughout the continuum of care as a single point of contact
  • Communicate with all stakeholders the required health-related information to ensure quality coordinated care and services are provided expeditiously to all members
  • Advocate for patients and families as needed to ensure the patient's needs and choices are fully represented and supported by the health care team
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Posted: 2019-08-23 Expires: 2019-11-10

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Care Manager - Morganton, Lenoir, Granite Falls, Hudson, Hickory, Newton, Marion, Newland, NC

UnitedHealth Group
Morganton, NC 28655

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