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Clinical Program Manager (Behavioral Health) - Arizona Telecommute

Phoenix, AZ 85003 Work Remotely
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The overall purpose of the Clinical Program Manager position is to supervise a team of licensed or unlicensed staff (depending upon the specific team function) in the coordination of care for consumers moving from higher to lower levels of care.  The manager is to ensure that the team is functioning at optional effectiveness and efficiency by continuously monitoring team performance and taking corrective action when necessary. The manager should be a mentor and role module who encourages the team to strive toward excellence and professionalism.


If you're located in the state of Arizona, you’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of licensed clinicians and non-licensed staff (either in office or telecommuters) in order to deliver sound clinical decisions and quality documentation to customers
  • Work closely with the Behavioral Health product Executive Director and the health plan professional team, psychiatrists and other clinical staff to ensure that all clinical services are implemented and managed based on state of Washington requirements and regulations
  • Work closely with the Quality Improvement Director and Systems reporting staff to identify and address the clinical needs of individuals accessing behavioral health services
  • Support utilization management objectives for both facility-based and outpatient care
  • Prepare reports and analyze data in order to coach team to meet metrics successfully
  • Identifying trends and interventions as needed in a positive, change oriented environment
  • Ensure the timeliness and appropriateness of the services provided by the Care Managers and to ensure that clinical review activities are conducted in accordance with OptumHealth clinical guidelines and care coordination processes
  • Local and state travel 10-15% or as needed
  • Managing projects and interventions from inception to completion 
  • Ensuring engagement of staff through management of ongoing training, performance management, coaching and mentoring


You’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.


Posted: 2020-09-24 Expires: 2020-10-25

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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Clinical Program Manager (Behavioral Health) - Arizona Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group
Phoenix, AZ 85003

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