Utilization Managment Nurse for UnitedHealth Group

The Job —  Utilization Managment Nurse for UnitedHealth Groupwoman-doctor-985603-m

Location — Telecommute, available nationally.

Job Responsibilities —  From the Monster job posting:

-Assist and encourage the hospital with timely discharge planning. (telephonic inpatient care management)

-Determine medical appropriateness of outpatient services and admission to recovery facilities of following evaluation of medical guidelines and benefit determination

-Assess and interpret customer needs and requirements

-Identify solutions to non-standard requests and problems

-Work with minimal guidance; seeks guidance on only the most complex tasks

–Translate concepts into practice

Act as a resource for others

Requirements/Qualifications

-Unrestricted RN license required in state of residence

-Undergraduate Degree

-2 or more years of experience in discharge planning and/or utilization review

-3 or more years of experience of hands on clinical experience (Hospital; LTAC; Skilled Nursing Facility – SNF; Acute Inpatient Rehab -AIR)

-Ability to create, edit, save and send documents utilizing Microsoft Word. Ability to navigate a Windows environment. Familiar with MS Excel

Schedule —  Full time, flexible.

Employee or Contract — Employee

Compensation — Not advertised on job posting.

Benefits — Full benefits including medical, dental, paid time off and 401k offered.

More Information — Review this and apply via Monster.com.