Telephonic Care Advocate for UnitedHealth

The Job — Telephonic Care Advocate for UnitedHealthunitedhealthcare

Location — Telecommute, available nationally.

Job Responsibilities —  From the UnitedHealth job posting:

-Focus on initial inpatient admission for psychiatric and chemical dependency patients
-Making patient assessments and determining appropriate levels of care
-Obtaining information from providers on outpatient requests for treatment
-Determining if additional clinical treatment sessions are needed
-Managing inpatient and outpatient mental health cases throughout the entire treatment plan
-Administering benefits and reviewing treatment plans
-Coordinating benefits and transitions between various areas of care
-Identifying ways to add value to treatment plans and consulting with facility staff or outpatient care providers on those ideas

Requirements/Qualifications

* Independent License Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or Marriage or Family Counseling, or Licensed Ph.D., or an RN with 2 or more years of experience in behavioral health.
* Licenses must be active and unrestricted
* Minimum of 2 years experience in a related mental health environment
* Basic Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Internet skills

Schedule —  Full time, flexible.

Employee or Contract — Employee

Compensation — Not advertised.  Click here for salary reviews posted on Glassdoor.

Benefits —  Full benefits offered.

More Information — Review and apply with United Health here.