Kingston, NY Candidates need to be able to work in the City or State specified – Telecommute
Title: Preservice Review Nurse – Telecommute in Kingston, NY
Location: Kingston New York United States
Division:E&I Natl Accts Empire
Contest Number: 823126
Function: Clin Coverage Rvw/Prior Author
BusinessSegment: Employer and Individual
Region: North America
Country: United States
State: New York
Other States: New York New York
Other Cities: Poughkeepsie Albany
Are you ready for your next challenge? Discover it here at UnitedHealthcare and help us reinvent the health system. This can be your opportunity to take on a role that helps us offer a higher level of care than you’ll find anywhere else. Put your skills and talents to work in an effort that is seriously shaping the way health care services are delivered. You will discuss cases with treating physicians and other healthcare professionals to ensure our members receive the proper health services. You will be required to maintain communication with acute long term care, acute rehabilitation, or skilled nursing facilities in order to help patients through their care plan. This is an exciting opportunity at a truly inspired organization. Join us. This can be the start of your life’s best work.(sm)
What makes your nursing career greater with UnitedHealth Group? You can improve the health of others and help heal the health care system. You will work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. And, when you contribute, you’ll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere.
If you are located in the Kingston, New York, area you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.
Responsible for performing pre-service clinical coverage review of services (predetermination reviews), using applicable benefit plan documents, evidence-based medical policy and nationally recognized clinical guidelines and criteria
Responsible for managing clinical Out of Network referral requests
Obtain additional clinical information from treating physicians and other healthcare professionals as needed
Gather clinical information to assess and expedite care needs
Consult with the Medical Director as needed to troubleshoot difficult or complex cases
Current, unrestricted RN license in the state of residence
NY State licensure
Must live within 60 miles of Kingston, NY
3+ years recent hands on clinical experience in an inpatient, physician practice and / or acute setting
Proficient with Microsoft Word to create, edit, save and send documents. Ability to navigate a Windows environment, Microsoft Outlook and conduct Internet searches
Managed care experience
Utilization management, prior authorization or case management experience
Working knowledge of MCG, InterQual or DRG.
Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we’re presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn’t imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you’ll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You’ll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you’ll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is your life’s best work.(sm)
*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.
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Kingston, NY Candidates need to be able to work in the City or State specified